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Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)

  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)
  • Seoul City Wall Museum (한양도성박물관)

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Address
283, Yulgok-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 종로구 율곡로 283 (종로6가)
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-724-0243
Operating Hours
Weekdays 09:00-19:00
Saturday / Sunday / National Holidays
March-October 09:00-19:00 / November-February 09:00-18:00
Closed
Mondays, New Year's Day
Length of Tour
Approx. 1 hr
  • Information
    Introduction
    Built in 1396, Seoul City Wall has protected Seoul for 600 years. Even though some parts were demolished through modernization, it has kept its original form well to be designated as a valuable Cultural Asset. Located inside Dongdaemun City Wall Park, Seoul City Wall Museum exhibits historical artifacts relating to the transformation of the city, and has a permanent exhibition hall, special exhibition hall, information center and multi-purpose lecture room.

    Founding Organization
    Seoul Museum of History

    Managing Organization
    Seoul Museum of History

    Structure Size
    Area 1,604.34㎡ / Exhibition area 716.5㎡

    Maximum Occupancy
    Approx. 100 visitors

    Collections Status
    Hanyangdo, Changuimundo, postcards, etc.

    Exhibition Hall Information
    [1F / Permanent Exhibition Hall 1 - Seoul & Seoul City Wall]
    A miniature model and digital media of the Seoul City Wall are prepared for visitors to get a glimpse of the entire wall as well as to provide an opportunity to recognize its significance and value.

    [2F / Special Exhibition Hall]
    Various special exhibitions related to Seoul City Wall take place. For details, please check the official website.

    [3F / Permanent Exhibition Hall 2 - Construction and Management of Seoul City Wall]
    Exhibition related to the construction and management of Seoul's past, Hanyang, and the wall during the Joseon era and as well as people's lives during the time.

    [3F / Permanent Exhibition Hall 3 - Damage and reconstruction of Seoul City Wall]
    The exhibition hall showcases the process of reconstruction of Seoul City Wall after it was damaged over the course of modern history.

    Main Facilities
    1F: Media art, Permanent Exhibition Hall
    2F: Special Exhibition Hall, Doseong Information Center, Learning Center
    3F: Permanent Exhibition Hall

    Subsidiary Facilities
    Item storage service

    Restrooms
    Available 1-2F

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free

    Credit Cards Accepted
    Accepted

    Parking Facilities
    10 parking spaces (small vehicles only)

    Parking Fee
    400 won per 5 minutes

    Reservations
    Please make a phone reservation for groups (25 people or more) +82-2-724-0243

    Info. Services for Koreans
    Prior-reservation required for exhibition explanation guide
    Tel: +82-2-724-0243 / +82-2-724-0245
    * Available for groups of 25 people or less

    Homepage
    museum.seoul.kr
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

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