Travel News

[Korea] A Music Concert for VisitKorea Members at Changdeokgung Palace

  • Date05/22/2013
  • Hit2766

[Photo Credit: Korean Traditional Performing Arts Foundation]

A music concert for international members of the Korea Tourism Organization’s website ( will be held at Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon [UNESCO World Heritage] in Jongno-gu, Seoul on June 9.

Various kinds of traditional Korean music will be performed such as Pansori, traditional Korean royal court music and dance performances, Daegeum (a traditional wind instrument performance), and many more. This concert is expected to be quite special for participants since it will take place in the early morning at the royal palace before other visitors are allowed in.

Admission fees to Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon are still required, but the music concert is free of charge. An advanced reservation for this concert can be made only through email ( and is open to the first 40 international VisitKorea members who apply.

More Info

<A morning music concert at Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon>
Venue: Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon in Jongno-gu, Seoul
Date & Time: June 9, 2013 (08:30)
Targets: International members of Korea Tourism Organization’s website (
Concert Admission: Free ※ English commentary provided
Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon Admission
Changdeokgung Palace 3,000 won for adults/ 1,500 won for teens and kids
Huwon 5,000won for adults/ 2,500 won for teens and kids
Inquiries & Reservation: Email with your name, nationality, phone number, number of applicants, and an email address in English by May 28, 2013.
※Admission fee to Changdeokgung Palace and Huwon should be paid on-site/ Only the first 40 to apply will be allowed access.
Homepage: (Korean, English)
VisitKorea Homepage: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, German, French, Spanish, Russian)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Korean Traditional Performing Arts Foundation