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Goethe-Institut Korea 주한독일문화원

  • +82-2-2021-2800
  • http://www.goethe.de/ins/kr/seo/koindex.htm?wt_sc=seoul_&
132, Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul

The Goethe-Institute operates in all corners of the world as a cultural extension of Germany. The institute promotes the German language and facilitates international cultural exchanges abroad by providing information on the country’s culture, society and politics.

With an extensive network around the globe that consists of Goethe-Institutes, Goethe-Centers, cultural organizations and information centers, language examination centers, and language learning centers, it is able to carry out tasks centered on foreign culture and educational policies. The institute also engages in activities as a partner to Germany’s private and public cultural organizations, federal government, and local communities.

Utilization information

・Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2021-2800

・Parking Facilities : Please use the public parking lot at Namsan Library as the parking space is limited.

・Closed : Sundays & National Holidays

・Operating Hours : [General Opening hours] Monday-Friday 09:00-18:00 [Library] Monday-Friday 10:30-19:00 / Saturday 10:00-16:00

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[Subway]
Seoul Station (Seoul Subway Line 1, 4), Exit 8, 9, 10.
- Goethe-Institut Korea(주한독일문화원) is on the 5F of Seoul Square.

132, Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul


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