The Mungyeong Coal Museum exhibits the history of coal and explains its important contribution to Korea's rapid industrialization. Systematic exhibition of coal and related information helps visitors understand the vital role that coal has played in shaping modern life. The museum displays coal-related relics in addition to scholarly materials.
Mungyeong has a rich history, a convenient traffic system, and abundant firewood. It is the best tea bowl producing place because of high quality sandy soil with wide limestone deposits. The fact that 40 kiln sites use traditional firewood kilns is what earns our festival its proud reputation.