Seoul Museum of Art (SeMA) is a modern art museum conveniently located in the Deoksugung Palace area near Jeongdong Theater and Nanta Theater.

SeMA is a 3-story building with 6 exhibition halls, a lecture hall for educational programs, and a library where art-related books, magazines, and visual reference materials are available to the public. In one of the exhibition halls is a permanent collection titled "The Soul of Chun Kyung Ja," an exhibition of the works of the famous Korean artist Chun Kyung Ja.

An art museum popular among both locals and visitors, SeMA holds internationally renowned exhibitions twice a year and has hosted Chagall, Matisse, Picasso, Van Gogh, Pompidou, and many other famous collections.



61, Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul[Google Map]


Length of Tour: 

1 hour



Homepage: (Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)



How To Use


Admission / Participation Fees: 

Varies by exhibition


Parking Fee: 

Weekdays (Mon-Fri) 400 won for every 5 minutes / Weekends & public holidays 300 won for every 5 minutes


Structure Size: 






City Hall Station (Subway Line 1, 2), Exit 1, 11 or 12.



Additional Info


Program Information: 






zipcode: 04515

infocenterculture: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Chinese, Japanese)
• For more Info: +82-2-2124-8800

parkingculture: Limited parking space. Use of public transportation recommended.

restdateculture: Mondays, New Year's Day

usetimeculture: March-October: Weekday 10:00-20:00 / Weekends & National Holidays 10:00-19:00
November-February: Weekdays 10:00-20:00 / Weekends & National Holidays 10:00-18:00
* Museum Night: Open until 20:00 on the second and last Wednesday of every month
* Last admission: 1hr before closing.

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