Introduction

The COEX Aquarium comprises 183 display tanks and 90 breeding tanks with 3,500 tons of water volume, making it a large-scaled aquarium. It houses 40,000 sea creatures, which come from 650 different species divided into 16 themed zones. In particular, the highest number of sharks and the largest variety of species in Korea are living in the aquarium. An open-top water tank releasing anions in addition to 20 rest areas make this tourist site in the heart of Gangnam, Seoul a perfect healing place for local and international visitors.

 

Address: 

513, Yeongdong-daero, Gangnam-gu, Seoul[Google Map]

 

Length of Tour: 

Approx. 1hr 30mins

 

 

Homepage: 

coexaqua.co.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

 

 

How To Use

 

Admission / Participation Fees: 

Individuals: Adults 28,000 won / Teenagers 25,000 won / Children 24,000 won / Seniors 20,000 won

* Infants under 36 months offered free admission when accompanied by one parent.
* Proof of age required (i.e. birth certificate or passport)

 

Parking Fee: 

First 4 hours: 4,800 won
Additional 1,200 won per 15 minutes after 4 hours
* Must enter the vehicle's four digit plate number on the parking discount machine inside COEX Aquarium.

 

Structure Size: 

Whole area 14,350㎡
Facilities area 9,256㎡
Tanks - 183 display tanks, 90 breeding tanks
Water volume – approximately 3,500 tons
Creatures - 40,000 sea creatures from approximately 650 different species

 

 

Transportation

 

[Subway]
Samseong Station (Seoul Subway Line 2), Exit 5 & 6.
It is directly connected to the COEX Mall. The aquarium is located at the end of the Ocean Walk section.
(It is next to ASEM Plaza and Megabox cinema and connexted to the Coex InterContinental Seoul Basement 1 arcade)

[Bus]
1) Get off at bus stop near Bongeunsa Temple and ASEM center
Blue Bus No. 142, 360, 363, 730
Green Bus No. 2411, 2225, 2413, 3217, 3218, 3411, 3414, 3415, 4418, 4419, 4411

2) Get off at bus stops near Samseong Station (Seoul Subway Line 2)
Blue Bus
No.142, 360, 363, 730
Green Bus No. 3412, 3417, 3422, 4420, 9407, 2413
Red Bus No. 9407, 9413
Airport Bus No. 600

 

 

Additional Info

 

Program Information: 

* Refer to the website

 

Reservations: 

Groups of 15 people or more required to inquire in advance
* Inquiries for group visitors: +82-2-700-7300

 

tel: +82-2-700-7200

zipcode: 06164

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-700-7200

parkingculture: B2 - B4 levels – COEX Mall (4,800 spaces)
* Enter the parking lot from the North Gate of COEX Mall

restdateculture: N/A (Open all year round)

usetimeculture: 10:00-21:00
* Last admission one hour before closing

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