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[Korea] Hanok Homestay Information Center Opens in Seoul

  • Date11/26/2012
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Photo Credit: Jongno-gu District Office Tourism Industry Division

A new center that provides comprehensive information on hanok (traditional house) homestay has opened in Jongno-gu, Seoul.

The Hanok Homestay Information Center, located in the famous Bukchon Hanok Village, is a hanok with several rooms: Information Room is where visitors may obtain general Jongno-gu tourist information as well as assistance with hanok homestay reservations and interpretation; Exhibition•Experience Room is used to host hands-on experience programs; Daecheong (main living hall) is a large resting area.

The Center is open all year round, and easily accessible from Anguk Station on Seoul Subway Line 3.

More info

< Hanok Homestay Information Center >
☞ Grand Opening: November 8, 2012
☞ Address: Jae-dong 54-1 Jongno-gu Seoul-si (Old Address: Bukchon-ro 20-27 Jongno-gu)
☞ Directions: Anguk Station (Seoul Subway Line 3), Exit 2. Go 150m forward, and turn right after passing the Samyang Corporation building. Go 150m forward to arrive at Hanok Homestay Information Center.
☞ Opening Hours: April-September 10:00–20:00 / October-March 10:00–19:00
※ Open all year round
☞ Homepage: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
☞ Inquiries:
Hanok Homestay Information Center +82-2-742-9986~7 (Korean, English, Chinese)
Seoul 120 Dasan Call Center: +82-2-120 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese, Mongolian)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Jongno-gu District Office Tourism Industry Division