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Hangang History Tour : Learn the History Behind Hangang River

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12 Walking Tour Courses



Running under the theme of “Discovering the Hidden History and Culture of Hangang River”, Hangang History Tour is a walking tour course where visitors can learn about the history of Hangang River, a river with great political, economic, and cultural significance throughout Korea’s history. An enriching program where visitors are taken to 11 different historical attractions and cultural heritage sites by expert tour guides, Hangang History Tour has been open from spring to fall for the past 7 years and attracted close to 17,000 visitors.
Here are the 12 different courses where visitors are taken to 11 Hangang sites of great historical importance. 



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  • Hangang History Tour Course 1
  • Gwangnaru-gil
  • Start of River·War
    Gwangnaru-gil

    Pungnaptoseong Fortress - Domibuin Statue - Seo Geo-jeong Praise of Gwangjin Poetry Rock - Riverview 8th Avenue (Gwangjingyo Bridge) - Hankang Hotel - Gwangnaru Station (Line 5)

  • Hangang History Tour Course 2
  • Songpanaru-gil
  • City Form·Progress

    Songpanaru-gil

    Samjeondobi Monument - Seokchon Lake - Songpanarubi (Monument) - Seokchon-dong Ancient Tombs - Seokchon Gobun Station (Line 9)

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  • Hangang History Tour Course 3
  • Ttukseomnaru-gil
  • Shipbuilding & Lumber
    Ttukseomnaru-gil

    Jeongwanwon - Majodan - Salgoji Bridge - Jungnangcheon Stream - Gong's Bookstore - Ttukseom Railcar Road - Ttukseom Station (Line 2)

  • Hangang History Tour Course 4
  • Nodeulnaru-gil
  • Filial Piety & Bridge Construction
    Nodeulnaru-gil

    Hyosajeong - Memorial Monument to Volunteer Student Army - Hangangdaegyo Bridge - Jugyosa Milestone  - Yongyangbongjeojeong Pavilion - Site of Nogangseowon Confucian Academy - Sayuksin Park

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  • Hangang History Tour Course 5
  • Dongjakjin-gil
  • Dongjakjin's History
    Dongjakjin-gil

    Dongjaknaru Milestone - Seoul National Cemetery

  • Hangang History Tour Course 6
  • Yeouinaru-gil
  • Miracle of Hangang
    Yeouinaru-gil

    National Assembly - Yeouido Park Culture Plaza - Korean Traditional Forest - Yeouido Hangang Park

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  • Hangang History Tour Course 7
  • Seogangnaru-gil
  • Segok·Fishery
    Seogangnaru-gil

    Gwangheungchang - King Gongmin's Shrine - Bamseombugundang - Seogangnaru Milestone - Bamseom Park - Hyeonseok Underpass

  • Hangang History Tour Course 8
  • Yanghwanaru-gil
  • Influx of Foreign Culture
    Yanghwanaru-gil

    Yanghwajin Foreign Missionary Cemetery - Yanghwajin Site - Jeoldusan Martyrs' Shrine - Yanghwanaru Site Milestone

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  • Hangang History Tour Course 9
  • Seonyudo-gil
  • Hangang Nature and Growth
    Seonyudo-gil

    Seonyudo Origin Marker - Seonyudo Park - Northwestern Observatory Deck

  • Hangang History Tour Course 10
  • Gongamnaru-gil
  • Hangang Folk Tale, Heo Jun
    Gongamnaru-gil

    Heo Jun Theme Street - Topsan - Heogabawi (Boulder) - Gongamnaru - Gwangjubawi (Boulder) - Heo Jun Museum

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  • Hangang History Tour Course 11
  • Gyeomjae Jeongseon-gil
  • Gyeomjae's Hangang Painting
    Gyeomjae Jeongseon-gil

    Yangcheon Hyanggyo - Gungsan Soaglu - Gyeomjae Jeongseon Art Museum

  • Hangang History Tour Course 12
  • Nanjikkotseom-gil
  • Nanji, Past and Present
    Nanjikkotseom-gil

    Seoul World Cup Stadium - Bulgwangcheon Stream - Pyeonghwa Park - Nanji Hangang Park - Haneul Park - Oil Tank Culture Park

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    Discover the Hidden History·Culture of Hangang River,
    Hangang History Tour



    How to ParticipateReserve Online    http://visit-hangang.seoul.kr/
    Application PeriodAt least 10 days prior to tour date * Varies by program.
    InquiryHangang Story Tour Office +82-70-4290-6967
    TimeApr-Nov 2019, Twice a day 10:00,14:00* (Jul ~ Aug) Summer Time Zero 9:00,16:00
    ClosedTuesday * Chuseok and holidays included.
    EligibilityOpen to everyone
    No. of People1 person min. ~ 200 people max. * May differ by program.
    FeeFree * Museum admission fee may apply during course.