From Gwanghwamun Station (Line 5)

From Exit 7, walk 400 meters west-bound along Saemunan-ro towards Seodaemun station. Turn right after passing the Salvation Army building opposite of the Seoul Museum of History and make an immediate left at the Mini-Stop convenience store. Continue for 200 meters and turn left at the intersection and walk uphill another 50 meters.

From Gyeongbokgung Station (Line 3)

From Exit 7, walk 300 meters south-bound along Saemunan-ro 3(Sam)-gil past the Metropolitan Police Headquarters and past the Sajik-ro 8(Pal)-gil intersection. Turn right at the Shinhan Bank and walk uphill 100 meters on Gyeonghuigung 2(Ee)-gil past the Coffee Zip until the road ends. At the intersection, turn right and walk uphill another 50 meters.


Stopping at the Seoul Museum of History:

160, 260, 270, 271, 273, 370, 470, 471, 601, 704, 720, 7023, 9602, 9710

Stopping at Gyeongbokgung Station, Exit 7:

171, 272, 601, 607, 700, 708, 7025, 9602, 9708




Due to the limited number of spaces available at the Asan Institute, we recommend parking at the Seoul Museum of History during major conferences.


  • 1. Turn right heading west-bound into the Seoul Museum of History parking lot.
  • 2. Walk up the stone stairs at the back of the parking lot and 50 meters north-bound along Gyeonghui Palace.
  • 3. The Asan Institute for Policy Studies will be on the right.