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King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )

  • King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )
  • King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )
  • King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )
  • King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )
  • King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )
  • King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )
  • King Sejong The Great Museum (세종대왕박물관 )
  • Address 56, Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
    서울특별시 동대문구 회기로 56 (청량리동)
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-2-969-8851, 8853
  • Operating Hours March-October 09:00-18:00
    November-February 09:00-17:30
    * Last admission: 30 minute before closing.
  • Closed Mondays, New Year's Day, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)
  • Length of Tour Approx. 30-40 min
  • Information
    Introduction
    King Sejong The Great Museum was established in Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul in memory of King Sejong and his virtues and great achievements. Officially opened to the public in October 1973 as a memorial hall, the museum is a modern structure housing an exhibition area, auditorium, research center, and 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.

    Founding Organization
    King Sejong The Great Memorial Enterprize Council

    Managing Organization
    King Sejong The Great Memorial Hall

    Structure Size
    Total area: 12,375 ㎡ / Building area: 2,457 ㎡ (B1-2F)

    Maximum Occupancy
    Small auditorium (200 seats), medium auditorium (250 seats)

    Industry Information
    Collect, preserve, and exhibit artifacts related to King Sejong

    Main Facilities
    Hangeul Room, Science Room, Traditional Music Room, material preparation room, auditoriums, research center, meeting rooms, etc.

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Adults 3,000 won / Children 1,500 won

    * Free admission: Preschoolers (ages 4 and under), Senior citizens (ages 65 and over)

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Parking Fee
    No charge for museum visitors

    Reservations
    Reservations required for groups

    Homepage
    www.sejongkorea.org

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