Seoul Lantern Festival 2015 (서울빛초롱축제)

Get your camera ready for this big grand festival happening in Seoul

Seoul Lantern Festival 2015 (서울빛초롱축제)

At Cheonggye Plaza – Supyogyo Bridge

What is Seoul Lantern Festival??

Since its inception in 2009, the annual Seoul Lantern Festival has managed to put on remarkable displays of lanterns on the famous Cheonggyecheon Stream in downtown Seoul. During the festival period, hundreds of lanterns, each with a unique design and story, will be lit on Cheonggyecheon Stream.

Visitors can expect to see lanterns made by international artists, as well as local citizens.

Admission/Participation Fees
Duration of Performance
Approx. 1-2 hrs

Additional Events
1. Wishing Lantern
2. Lantern Making contest
3. Flying Lantern
4. New Year Wishing Paper

This year festival information:

Event Name : Seoul Lantern Festival 2015, Date & Time : 5PM~11PM, November 6th, 2015 (Fri.) ~ November 22nd, 2015 (Sun.), Location : Cheonggye Plaza ~ Supyogyo Bridge (1.2km), Theme : Illuminated Seoul Tour, Organized by : Joint Committee For for the Seoul Lantern Festival, Managed by : , Sponsored by :

11.06.2015 ~ 11.22.2015
110, Sejong-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 중구 세종대로 110 (태평로1가)

*Cheonggye Plaza/Gwanggyo/Jangtonggyo Bridge

Jonggak Station (Seoul Subway Line 1), Exit 4 or 5.
-Walk straight for 3 mins.


Euljiro 1-ga Station (Seoul Subway Line 2), Exit 2 or 3.
-Walk straight for 5 mins.

Blue bus: 101, 150, 163, 402, 405, 504, 506
Green bus: 1711, 7016, 7017, 7021,8000
Circular bus: 92S tour



Euljiro 3-ga Station (Seoul Subway Line 2, 3), Exit 1, 2, 3, or 4,
-walk straight for 10 mins.

Blue bus: 140, 163, 470, 471, 501, 701
Direct bus: 1150, 5000, 5005, 5007, 7900, 9001, 9003, 9300
Express bus: 8100
Red bus: M4101, M4102


Jongno 3-ga Station (Seoul Subway Line 1, 3), Exit 12, 13 or 14,
-Walk straight for 10 mins.

Euljiro 3-ga Station (Seoul Subway Line 2, 3), Exit 1, 2, 4 or 5.
-Walk straight for 10 mins.

Blue bus: 163

Event Map

Homepage (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) (Korean only)
Detailed Info on the Location (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Together with Citizens! “Illuminated Seoul Tour ”The tourist city of Seoul, moving towards a time where 20 million foreign tourists’ visits are accounted! In autumn 2015, a beautiful convergence of the past and present unfolds in Seoul at the ‘Seoul Lantern Festival,’ which will shine light on the Cheonggyecheon Stream

Sponsors / Management
Seoul Metropolitan Government/Cultural Heritage Administration / Seoul Lantern Festival Join Promotional Committee/Seoul Tourism Organization

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