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National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)

  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • National Palace Museum of Korea (국립고궁박물관)
  • Address 12, Hyoja-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
    서울특별시 종로구 효자로 12 (세종로)
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-2-3701-7500
  • Operating Hours 10:00-18:00
    Wednesday & Saturday 10:00-21:00
    * Last admission is 1 hour before closing.
  • Closed January 1st, the day of Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day)
  • Information
    Introduction
    The National Palace Museum of Korea displays over 40,000 relics from the Joseon dynasty. With various treasures on exhibit, the museum continues to provide information on the dignity of royal culture and the creativity of royal cultural assets.

    Structure Size
    Building floor area: 18,284 ㎡ (B1-2F)

    Industry Information
    Display of Joseon royal cultural assets and planned exhibitions

    Subsidiary Facilities
    Coffee shop, gift shop, rest area, education area, lockers, nursing room, emergency waiting room, etc.

    Restrooms
    Available

    Exhibition Hall Information
    [2F]
    Exhibition Hall 1: Kings of the Joseon Dynasty
    Exhibition Hall 2: Joseon Palaces
    Exhibition Hall 3: Royal Court Life
    [1F]
    Exhibition Hall 4: Korean Empire
    Exhibition Hall 5: Astronomy & Science Hall Ⅰ
    [Basement Level 1]
    Exhibition Hall 6: Royal Court Paintings
    Exhibition Hall 7: Jongmyo, the Royal Ancestral Shrine
    Exhibition Hall 8: Royal Court Music
    Exhibition Hall 9: Royal Procession
    Exhibition Hall 10: Astronomy & Science Hall Ⅱ

    Restrooms
    Available

    Admission / Participation Fees
    Free

    Parking Facilities
    Use Gyeongbokgung Palace parking lot. (Inquiry: +82-2-738-7474)

    Parking Fee
    Small size cars (under 16 passengers) 2,000 won / Mid-Large size cars (over 16 passengers) 4,000 won for first 2 hours
     * 500 won for each additional 15 minutes

    Foreign Language Intepretation Services
    English 11:00, 14:30
    Japanese: 10:30, 14:00
    Chinese: 10:00, 15:00

    * Foreign language guided tour service is limited to 2-25 people.
    * Audio device available for rent at information desk on 2F for 1,000 won.
    * This schedule is subject to change.

    Reservations
    Advance reservation required for groups of 30 students or more.
    Inquiries: +82-2-3701-7500

    Homepage
    www.gogung.go.kr

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