Hongneung Arboretum was the first arboretum in Korea, established in 1922 when experimental forests were built on Hongneung Royal Tomb, the burial mound of Queen Myeong-Seong. Hongneung Arboretum is managed by the Korea Forest Service, and houses a variety of domestic and international plants for both visitors to enjoy and researchers to study. The arboretum and Forest Sciece Exhibition Hall are open to the public. Student groups can enjoy natural science and forestry experiences with advanced reservation.
Tel : +82-2-961-2522
Address : 57, Hoegi-ro, Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul
Homepage : nifos.forest.go.kr (Korean, English)
Korea University Station (Seoul Subway Line 6), Exit 3.
Walk for approx. 12 min.