Festivals & Cultural Events

Seoul Lantern Festival

Seoul Lantern Festival



기본정보
Venue Cheonggyecheon Stream
Phone +82-2-120
Date(s) 2014 Dates TBA
Website seoullantern.visitseoul.net

2013 Seoul Lantern Festival
Hosted by

Seoul Lantern Festival Joint Promotion Committee

Venue

Cheonggye Plaza~Samilgyo(Bridge) (0.9km in length)

When

November 1, 2013 (Fri) - November 17, 2013 (Sun)

Lighting Hours

17:00 - 23:00

Homepage

seoullantern.visitseoul.net

Languages

Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese

Admission

Free




청계천을 수놓는 화려한 등불의 향연! 2013 서울등축제

One of the capital's flagship events, the Seoul Lantern Festival is a visual feast of hundreds of thousands of lanterns hand-crafted by local and international artisans. The lanterns will be lit every day after 5pm until 11pm.


2013 서울등축제 주제 한성백제 천년의 꿈

- This year, the lanterns will interpret the theme "Hanseong Baekje, the Dream of a Thousand Years" - and will highlight Seoul's 200 year-old history and many traditions.


Theme Venue Details
1.500 Years of Hanseong Baekje Period

Cheonggye Plaza
~Gwanggyo(Bridge)

The story of how Seoul became Baekje's capital.

2. Ungjin Baekje Period

Gwanggyo(Bridge)~Jangtong(Bridge)

Relics and murals from Ungjin Baekje Period.

3. Sabi Baekje Period

Gwanggyo(Bridge)~Jangtong(Bridge)

Relics from Sabi Baekje Period.

4. Baekje's Spirit of Harmony

Jangtong(Bridge)~Samilgyo(Bridge)

Lantern exhibits by international participants.




오시는 길


- Address

14 Seorin-dong (Cheonggye Plaza) Jongno-gu, Seoul


- Public Transportation

Subway Line 5, Gwanghwamun Station Exit ⑤ (walk 3 minutes)
Subway Line 1, Jonggak Station Exit ⑤ (walk 3 minutes)
Subway Line 2, Euljiro 1-ga Station Exits ②,③ (walk 6 minutes)


- Parking


Korea Press Center Parking Lot, Seoul Finance Center Parking Lot (Paid Parking)


서울등축제 입/출구/지하철정보 이미지
- Wheelchair and stroller accessible ramps located only at Cheonggye Plaza.


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