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Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉수목원)

  • Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉수목원)
  • Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉수목원)
  • Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉수목원)
  • Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉수목원)
  • Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉수목원)
  • Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉수목원)
57, Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 동대문구 회기로 57 (청량리동)
Recreational Forests/ Arboretums
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-961-2551-2,
(Korean, English, Chinese, French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic)
  • Information
    Hongneung Arboretum was the first arboretum in Korea, established in 1922 when experimental forests were built on Hongneung Royal Tomb, the burial mound of Queen Myeong-Seong. Hongneung Arboretum is managed by the Korea Forest Service, and houses a variety of domestic and international plants for both visitors to enjoy and researchers to study. The arboretum and Forest Sciece Exhibition Hall are open to the public on weekends. Student groups can enjoy natural science and forestry experiences with advanced reservation.

    Operating Hours
    Saturday-Sunday: Open to individual visitors
    Monday-Friday: Group reservation only (required one week to one month in advance)
    March-October 10:00-17:00
    November-February 10:00-16:00

    Parking Facilities
    Not available

    Admission Fees


    Korean Info. Service
    [Forest explanation]
    Hours: Saturday & Sunday 10:30, 14:00 (twice a day)
    Duration: 1 hr 30 min
    Departure point: Beotnamu Rest Area in front of Forest Science Hall
    * Only available March-October

    [Sign language Interpretation]
    Reservation must be made two weeks before visiting. (+82-2-961-2552)

    Reservation Info. for Natives
    Reservation is available via phone and online.

    Not permitted

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