Introduction

King Sejong The Great Memorial Hall was established in Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul, in November 1970, in the memory of King Sejong and his saintly virtues and great achievements. Officially opened to the public in October 1973, the memorial hall is a modern structure housing an exhibition area, auditorium, laboratory, and a reference room. The exhibition area is further divided into the Hangeul Room, Science Room, Traditional Music Room, King Sejong Art Room, and an outdoor exhibition space.

 

Address: 

56, Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul[Google Map]

 

Length of Tour: 

Approx. 30-40min

 

 

Homepage: 

www.sejongkorea.org (Korean only)

 

 

How To Use

 

Admission / Participation Fees: 

Adults 3,000 won / Students (including children) 1,500 won

※ Free admission: Babies (ages under 4), Seniors (ages 65 or more), people with disabilities (upon presenting welfare card)

 

Parking Fee: 

No charge for museum visitors

 

Structure Size: 

B1-2F

 

 

Transportation

 

[Subway]
Korea Univ. Station (Seoul Subway Line 6), Exit 3.
Go 65m straight and turn right at the first corner.
Go straight 520m along the street and turn right onto Hongneung-ro.
Walk straight (110m) until you see the museum on your left.

[Bus]
Take bus No. 1219 or 1215 to King Sejong the Great Memorial Hall Ap bus stop.

 

 

Additional Info

 

Industry Information: 

Reservations required for groups

 

Reservations: 

Reservations required for groups

 

tel: +82-31-885-9952, 9954

zipcode: 02456

accomcountculture: Small auditorium (200 seats), medium auditorium (250 seats)

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-31-885-9952, 9954

parkingculture: Available

restdateculture: Mondays, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day), New Year's Day

usetimeculture: March-October 09:00-18:00
November-February 09:00-17:30
* Last admission: 30 minute before closing.

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