International Design Competition for the New JINJU NATIONAL MUSEUM

Submission: July 7, 2023
Registration:  May 12, 2023
Language: English/Korean
Location: Jinju, S. Korea
Prizes: Please see the details below
Type: International Competition


Since the current Jinju National Museum is located within the Jinjuseong fortress which is designated as a national historic site, it is impossible to expand the facility which leads to difficulties in improving outdated facilities, carrying out safety control of museum collections, along with providing visitors’ convenience and expanding safety facilities.
Thus, in order to create a complex cultural space which meets the latest trends in museums that may provide spaces for exhibition, education, museum managers and children’s museum, it is planned to relocate the Jinju National Museum for providing better services to visitors and citizens.

-Site Address : Around 245-224 Gangnam-dong, Jinju-si, Gyeongsangnam-do
-Zoning District : District Unit Planning Area
-Use : Cultural and assembly facilities (exhibition center)
-Site Area : 20,000㎡
-Total Floor Area : 14,990㎡ (allowable within ±5%)
-Estimated Construction Cost : 50,615,000,000 KRW (VAT, total construction cost, construction cost for new renewable energy, installation cost for electrical charging facilities, contributions due to various kinds of services included)
-Estimated Design Fee : Approximately 3,069,000,000 KRW (VAT, various kinds of certifications and licensing costs, guaranteed liability insurance included)
-Competition Period : Apr. 10 (Mon.), 2023 ~ Jul. 19 (Wed.), 2023
-Design Period: 12 months from the commencement date (licensing period excluded, holidays included, It is subject to change depending on the host’s construction plan change.)
Competition email: admin@jjmuseum.org


-1st Place Winner (1 entry): Certificate of award and the priority negotiation rights for the design development, construction document, and design implementation
-2nd Place Winner (1 entry): A certificate of award & 4 million KRW
-3rd Place Winner (1 entry): A certificate of award & 3 million KRW
-4th Place Winner (1 entry): A certificate of award & 2 million KRW
-5th Place Winner (1 entry): A certificate of award & 1 million KRW
-Runner-ups: A certificate of award

>>> Go to the competition’s website <<<

Date: April 12, 2023