Cheongwadae Or Blue House

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  • Address: 1 Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Garden, Monument, Family And Kids

Cheongwadae Or Blue House - Review

The Blue House is the official place of residence for the President of the Republic of Korea. There are quite a few buildings in the Blue House complex and all of these official buildings are designed keeping intact the traditional Korean heritage and architecture.

The interiors of the buildings are quite modernized and the entire complex spans over sixty two acres. The grounds upon which the presidential complex is located is considered to be one of the most beautiful places in Seoul and this is mainly because the grounds used to be the gardens for the Imperial Palace.

Cheongwadae Or Blue House Opening and Closing Hours

  • Tour Hours are at 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm.
  • Saturday tours only available for individuals and families of less than 10.
  • Entry is available only on application.

Restaurants Near Cheongwadae Or Blue House

  • Krispy Kreme – Donuts
  • Amandier – traditional and fusion bakery

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TripHobo Highlights for Cheongwadae Or Blue House

  • Cheongwadae Or Blue House Address: 1 Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea
  • Cheongwadae Or Blue House Timing: 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Cheongwadae Or Blue House Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Cheongwadae Or Blue House(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Cheongwadae Or Blue House: 03:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting Cheongwadae Or Blue House

  • 45.97% of people who visit Seoul include Cheongwadae Or Blue House in their plan

  • 37.36% of people start their Cheongwadae Or Blue House visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see Cheongwadae Or Blue House

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

71.61% of people prefer to travel by train while visiting Cheongwadae Or Blue House

People normally club together Samcheong Dong and Deoksugung Palace while planning their visit to Cheongwadae Or Blue House.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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  • I send my warm greetings to the President of the Republic of South Korea Moon Jae-in and to all the leaders of the State, the Government, the Ministry of the Interior, the Ministry of Defense and all the pillars of the army and the State . And to all representatives of the South Korean government inside and outside the country.I tell them and President Moon Jae-in that we are ready to serve and to do our duty to be ready to cover any missions at any time. Good luck . Yemen. Mr.Sinan

  • New changes since the last President was impeached and since I have lasted visited Seoul. There are new digital changes inside the Blue House that shows improvements in South Korean technology. Stopped by the cafe to try a new type of tea. There is an actual town called "White House" so don't get it confused and call the Blue House the "South Korean White House" as an American tourist.

  • Great experience to visit the house of the ROK President. Old and new architecture harmonizing makes the surrounding very attractive. The garden is well conserved especially the 800 years+ tree.

  • I hope president Moon can bring harmony to South Korean society and also have a better relationship with North Korea.

  • A high security place for the president of South Korea. They call the place blue house as the Aesthetic of the building is blue. You can't go near it but it look magnificent from afar.

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