Gyeongbokgung Palace

Address 12, Hyoja-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Location Gyeongbokgung entry is located 22 Sajik-no, Jongno-gu. The nearest subway station is Gyeongbokgung Station (Station #327 on Line 3).Excit No4
Phone +82-2-3210-1645
Date(s)Ongoing

  • Period for The Gate Guard Changing Ceremony opening Daily 10:00 / 13:00 / 15:00 (Tuesday Closed) 15minutes
  • The Gwanghwamun Gate Guard Duty Performance Daily 11:00 / 14:00 / 16:00 (Tuesday Closed) 10minutes

Closed  Tuesdays

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