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  • Seolleung and Jeongneung Royal Tombs, Seoul

  • 미분류 SMG 1598

    Seolleung Royal Tomb is the royal tomb where King Seongjong, the ninth king of Joseon Dynasty, and his consort Queen Jeonghyeon are buried, and Jeongneung Royal Tomb is where King Jungjong, the eleventh king of Joseon Dynasty, is buried. 「Seolleung and Jeongneung Royal Tombs, Seoul」, Historic Site No. 199, was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2009 and sits at the center of Seoul’s downtown Gangnam as a proud cultural heritage. The tombs are a tourist attraction for many Korean citizens and foreigners alike as well as a cultural heritage beloved by local residents.

    Address: 1, Seolleung-ro 100-gil, Gangnam-gu
    Transportation: Exit 10 of Seolleung Station (Line 2/Bundang Line)
    Inquiries: 82-2-568-1291
    Open Hours: March-October (06:00-21:00), November-January (06:30-17:30), February (06:00-18:00)
     Ticketing Hours: Admission allowed one hour before closing time
    Closed: Every Monday
    Admission Fee: Foreigners ages 19-64 (KRW 1,000 for individuals), ages 7-18 (KRW 500 for individuals)
    Website: http://royaltombs.cha.go.kr/html/HtmlPage.do?pg=/new/html/portal_01_08_01.jsp&mn=RT_01_08