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Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)

  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
  • Waterworks Museum (수도박물관)
Address
27, Wangsimni-ro, Seongdong-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 성동구 왕십리로 27 (성수동1가)
Type
Industrial Tours
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-3146-5936
Homepage
arisumuseum.seoul.go.kr (Korean, English)
  • Information
    Introduction
    The Ttukseom Water Purification Plant (Waterworks Museum and Slow Sand Filtration Basin) was completed in August 1908 as the first water purification plant ever built in Korea. In 2008, it celebrated 100 years of history with the opening of the Waterworks Museum, which showcases the history and value of Seoul's public waterworks. The water supply facility and Slow Sand Filtration Basin are designated No.72 Tangible Cultural Asset of Seoul.

    Closed
    Mondays, January 1, the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)

    Duration
    Approx. 40 min

    Activity Information
    Educational Program
    - Tap water making process tour - Exhibition tour - Hands-on program

    Individual Program
    - Arisu felt-humidifier making / Water explorer / coloring with balsam / water pipe making / natural soap making / Etc.

    Age Limit for Activities
    Visitors ages 7 and older

    Operating Hours
    [March-October] Tuesday-Friday 10:00-20:00 / Saturday-Sunday & public holidays 10:00-19:00
    [November-February] Tuesday-Friday 10:00-19:00 / Saturday-Sunday & public holidays 10:00-18:00

    Maximum Occupancy
    20-40 people per group session

    Parking Facilities
    Use nearby parking lot (Seoul Forest)

    Admission Fees
    Free

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