컨텐츠 Go to the page body Go to the page menu Go to the page
plus icon Screen size Weather
Korean
The joy of traveling together,seoul danurim Tour
facebook icon instagram icon
홈 아이콘
> Destinations> Seoul attractions
배경 이미지

Seoul attractions

Pureun Arboretum

A view of the moving path with benches for relaxation in Pureun Arboretum
A view from the moving path of the Pureun Arboretum
A view of the path in Pureun Arboretum from afar 2
Basic Information


Overview Seoul’s first municipalarboretum located at the end of Guro-gu, in the southwest side of Seoul. As thecenter for various botanical education programs and eco-friendly ecologicalmanagement, it aims to be an “Eco-Island” where plants, humans, and naturecoexist. The arboretum was created in harmony with the existing HangdongReservoir on a site of 103,000 square meters in Hang-dong, Guro-gu. 


Contents About 2,100 species ofplants inhabit various themed zones including the Mugunghwa Garden, AquaticBotanical Garden, Wetland Botanical Garden, Rose Garden, Fragrance Garden, RockGarden, Wildflower Garden, Maze Garden, Maple Garden, Needle-leaf Tree Garden,and Children’s Garden. The arboretum runs a gardening program using educationalcontents, such as a small library and the Forest Education Center, and operatesthe Ecological Learning Center. In addition, it offers an Urban GardenerTraining Course (11 weeks, once a year) and a guided forest tour program.Strolling along the arboretum’s promenade, one can enjoy the intoxicatinglysweet and refreshing fragrances of flowers and trees, getting away from thehustle and bustle of the city center.

 

Accessibility The access walk, mainentrance, and interior passages are all flat, providing excellent accessibilityfor all the tourism vulnerable including wheelchair users. There are accessiblerestrooms that are spacious enough for an electric wheelchair user and equippedwith toilets for infants and auxiliary chairs as well as diaper changingtables. Parking spaces for the disabled and women are available in theground-floor parking lot. Wheelchair and stroller rental is available near theentrance.

 


Tags
Municipal arboretum
Wildflower Garden
Pureun Arboretum
Trip to Seoul
Traveling in a wheelchair
Traveling with kids
Mugunghwa Garden
Barrier-free traveling
Aquatic botanical garden
Wetland plants
Details
Public Transportation
Address
240, Yeondong-ro, Guro-gu, Seoul (Pureun Arboretum, Hang-dong)
Subway
22 minutes on foot (1.4 km) from Exit 2 of Onsu Station on Lines 1 and 7.