Overview of City Hall


Data base date : February 8, 2017
 0602_ch_image_300 Seoul Citizens’ Hall is located on the first two basement floors of Seoul City Hall.
The Citizens’ Hall, which is a fresh new space for citizens, is a place where not only performances, exhibitions, forums, lectures, and markets can be held, but policy forums and citizenship education courses are hosted. It is also a place where learning and communication activities are conducted every day in order to empathize with the citizens  and hear their opinions.The Citizens’ Hall celebrated its first anniversary in January 2014. More than 1.4 billion people visited the Hall throughout 2013 – an average of 4,600 people per day . Especially, 35 couples had their wedding in the Citizens’ Hall in 2013 in a frugal but truly unique way.

Seoul Citizens’ Hall is a space of the citizens, for the citizens, and by the citizens, where concerts, bazaars, art markets, weddings, conferences, lectures, workshops, and exhibitions are held. It includes an exhibition hall, where relics found during the construction are showcased, and also the Gungisi Relics Exhibition Hall, where the excavation site of Gungisi, an armory where weapons were made and stored during the Joseon Dynasty, is preserved.
The Citizens’ Hall is closed every Monday. It is connected to Exit 4 of City Hall Station on Seoul Metro Line 1.
You can take a comprehensive guided tour of the City Hall building by signing up for the Tong-Tong Tour—the official tour of Seoul City Hall.

  • Citizens’ Hall Website