The Cheonggyecheon Museum officially opened on September 26, 2005. The museum’s long, glass exterior represents the flowing waters of Cheonggyecheon Stream, which run through the heart of Seoul. The museum has a permanent exhibition hall, special exhibition hall, educational hall, and an auditorium.

The permanent exhibition hall contains visual representations of Seoul before and after the transition of Cheonggyecheon Stream. The special exhibition hall holds exhibitions on diverse themes not only related to Cheonggyecheon Stream, but also to the diverse cultural aspects of the city and the nation. In addition, the museum offers a variety of cultural performances and hands-on learning programs for children.



530, Cheonggyecheon-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul[Google Map]


Length of Tour: 

Approx. 1 hour



Homepage: (Korean, English)



How To Use


Admission / Participation Fees: 



Parking Fee: 

250 won for each additional 5 minutes

* The disabled car can get 50% discount.


Structure Size: 

Lot Area 2,484㎡, Building Floor Area 5,715㎡
(4 ground floors, 2 basement floors)
Exhibition Area 1,909㎡
(Permanent Exhibition Hall 1,346㎡, /
Special Exhibition Hall 563㎡)





Station (Seoul Subway Line 2), Exit 5.
Walk toward the street between Nonghyup
and Yongdu Park.
Pass the bridge and turn right for about 250m.
venue will be on your left side.



Additional Info


Program Information: 

Hands-on Children's Program: critical thinking, museum etiquette, storytelling games



Reservation is available via phone or e-mail.


Reservation for Foreigners : 

Reservation is available via e-mail.


General Overview: 

* Tel: +82-2-2286-3410


tel: +82-2-2286-3410

zipcode: 04704

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2286-3410

parkingculture: Available (Small vehicles: 40 cars)

restdateculture: Every Monday, New Year's Day

usetimeculture: Summer Season (Mar-Oct): 09:00-19:00
Winter Season (Nov - Feb): Weekdays 09:00-19:00 / Weekends 09:00-18:00
* Last admission is 30 minute before closing.

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