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Gyeonggi-do » Suwon-si » Hwaseong Haenggung Palace (화성행궁)

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Notices
※ June-September
Hwaseong haenggung will be open until late (09:00-21:00) for evening cultural experience programs. (Inquiries +82-31-251-4416)
Address
Namchang-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do
경기 수원시 팔달구 남창동
Type
Monuments
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-31-228-4677, 228-4480
Homepage
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(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
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Introduction
Haenggung means a shelter where King rested or retired from a war.
Hwaseonghaenggung castle is the biggest one of these shelters; Kings used them since the Jeongjo King period.
This is the temporary palace where King Jeongjo stayed at the time of Wonhaeng (long journey) and also where he held a splendid feast on Hyegyeonggung Hong, his mother's 60th birthday and more other events.
Especially Nangnamheon is the place where King Jeongjo threw a party for soldiers to commemorate the 60th birthday of Hyegyeonggung Hong, his mother, and awarded certificates to successful candidates at special national exams here.
Moreover Jangyongyeong guarding ceremony is held at the Front Gate every Sunday from April to October.
Telephone
+82-31-228-4677, 228-4480
Operating Hours
March through October 09:00~18:00
November through February 09:00~17:00
Parking Facilities
Available (small-sizes 211 spaces, large-sizes 25 spaces)
※ Inquiries: +82-31-228-4486
Admission Fees
Individual
Adults 1,500 won / Youth 1,000 won / Children 700 won

Group
Adults 1,200 won / Youth 800 won / Children 500 won

Free: children age under 6, senoirs age 65 or more and the handicapped (ID check required).
※ Group: 20 people or more.
※ For group of students (20 people or more), 1 accompanying staff or guardian enter free.
Parking Fees
Hourly parking (3hrs max.)
Compact cars 2,000 won / Large vehicles & buses 4,000 won

One-day parking
Compact cars 10,000 won / Large vehicles & buses 15,000 won
 
* If exceeding 3hrs max., extra charge of 200 won will be applied for every additional 10 min.
* For the handicapped, free parking allowed for 3hrs max.
Available Facilities
Hwaseong Trains - 10:00 ~ 17:50
(The train does not operate on mondays and in bad weather. )
>> Click here for more details of Hwaseong train
Facilities for the Handicapped
Wheelchair rental service, parking spaces for people with disabilities
Korean Info. Service
Individual (min. 4 people or more): on-site reservation.
Group (20 people or more): online reservation
Interpretation Services Offered
English, Japanese (Reservation is required)
Directions
[Subway]
Suwon Station (Seoul Subway Line 1), Exit 6.
Cross the road, turn right, and walk 100m to the Yeokjeon Market bus stop.
Take Bus 7, 7-2 or 32-1 and get off at Hwaseong Haenggung.

[Bus]
1)Jamsil ~ Suwon
Take bus No. 1007 from Jamsil station (Subway Line 2), and get off at the Hwaseong Haenggung station. The first bus leaves at 5:00 am and comes every 8-12 minutes.

2)Gangnam ~ Suwon
Take bus No.3000 from Gangnam station (Subway Line 2), and get off at the Buksu-dong station. The first bus leaves at 6:00 am and comes every 20 minutes.

 

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