Welcome to the Royal Asiatic Society-Korea Branch
The Royal Asiatic Society Korea Branch (RASKB), founded in 1900, is the oldest organization in Korea specially designed to introduce people to the beauty of this land in all its many aspects.
The RASKB, a non-profit organization, aims to help people enhance their understanding of the arts, customs, history and landscapes of Korea through lectures, cultural excursions, publications and special interest groups.
Our members are from all walks of life, all nationalities, all ages, all professions, anyone with a sense of adventure and a bit of intellectual curiosity is welcome. Come and join us! Members receive a free copy of our Transactions and can use our library. Members are also invited to our annual Garden Party.
|Korean Philosophical & Cultural Inspiration reflected in Hyonok Kim’s dance films||Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm||Hyonok Kim||Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace||7,000 won (non-member); free for members|
|Seokguram, the Guze Kannon, and the Creation of National Pasts||Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 7:30pm to 9:00pm||Henry Em||Second floor Residents’ Lounge, Somerset Palace||7,000 won (non-member); free for members|
|DONG GANG (RIVER) ONE DAY RAFTING TOUR||Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 8:00am to 8:30pm||Through Gangwon Province||Sue J. Bae||83,000 - 99,600W|
|KILN TOUR - Korean Pottery & Porcelain in Icheon Area||Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 9:00am to 6:30pm||Korean Pottery & Porcelain in Icheon Area||Sue J. Bae||W40,000 for members or W48,000 for non-members|
|CHEONG-PYEONG BOAT EXCURSION||Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 8:00am to 7:30pm||Chuncheon, Gangwon Province||Sue J. Bae||80,000 - 96,000W|