August 2014: House of Sharing Museum Tour

The House of Sharing’s next tour is coming up this August 23rd. The museum is dedicated to educating visitors about military sexual slavery, and is a residence for survivors.

To join the tour, contact the House of Sharing via mail at nanum365@gmail.com, and include the following information:

1. Full name
2. Cell phone number
3. Date of the tour you wish to attend
4. Number of guests you will be bringing (not including yourself)
5. If you will be meeting at Gangbyeon station or going directly to the House of Sharing

If you realize you cannot attend the tour after signing up, please cancel your reservation by e-mail at nanum365@gmail.com at least 24 hours before the event, or call at (010) 4788-5178 if you need to cancel on the day of the event.

The HoS International Outreach Team will meet you at Exit #1 of Gangbyeon station (Line 2) at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday to guide you, followed by a private bus to the House of Sharing. If late, you may have to take public transportation to the House.

The schedule:

12:00 – Gathering at Gangbyeon station (Line 2), Exit 1
13:15 – Introduction and Video
14:00 – Museum tour
15:30 – Q&A / discussion and debriefing session
16:15 – Visit the grandmothers (variable based on their condition)
17:00 – Departure

It is encouraged to bring small presents for the grandmothers, as well as any showcase of talent such as dancing or playing an instrument.

For more information go to their Facebook page and read more.

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