Plan Your Visit

58-4, Samcheong-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea
Tuesday~Sunday, 10:00~18:00
Closed on Mondays, National Holidays
+82 02 730 1949
Free Admission

Getting Here

Take Exit No. 1 from Anguk Stn. or Exit No. 5 from Gyeongbokgung Stn. and walk 815 meters (10 mins.)
Get off Pungmoon Girls' High School Stn. or Duksung Girls' Middle School Stn. (bus no. 272, 401, 406, 7022, 7025) and walk 770 meters (10 mins.) Town bus number 11: Get off Jeongdok Public Library Stn. and walk 95 meters (1 min.)
As there is limited parking space at the gallery parking lot, we recommend using public transportation.

Things to Consider

  • Visitors are requested to leave their coats and bags at the desk.
  • Children under 12 should be accompanied by an adult.
  • Any photos or video filming is not allowed in the Ancient Gallery.
  • Any food, beverages or pets are not allowed inside the gallery.

Docent Tours

Enjoy the Ancient Gallery and special exhibitions with our docents whom are able to provide a guided tour to individuals as well as groups (by appointment only).

Contact Us

Telephone+82 2 730 1949 (10:00 - 18:00, except Monday)


Barakat Seoul is committed to sharing the aesthetic values of beauty and quality in ancient art and to largely contribute to the field of archaeology, culture, and art.

Continuing 150 years of tradition, the gallery is proud to possess one of the world's finest collections of ancient art, with more than 40,000 Museum quality artworks from different periods and countries. Please contact at for more information.