Meeting House Square – Korean Traditional Games

Sunday 11th February 2024 

Meeting House Square, Temple Bar, Dublin 2

Tuho – A game where a basket is placed at a certain distance, and participants try to throw arrows into the basket after splitting into teams. This game has been passed down since the Baekje (B.C 18) and Goguryeo (B.C 18) periods and became widely popular during the Joseon Dynasty (14th Century) as a noblemen’s pastime.

Jegichagi Is a Korean traditional outdoor game in which players kick a paper jegi into the air and attempt to keep it aloft.

Spinning Tops – Primarily enjoyed by children in the winter, where they spin a conical top made of ice on an ice surface.



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