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Hongneung Arboretum

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Various plants and flowers. Great picnic spot.

This belongs to National Institute of Forest Science and there's almost no sign for Hongneung... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
590jhl
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Seoul, South Korea
A Great Escape

As a 73 year old horticulturalist from Australia, I loved this place. My daughter, who lives in... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2016
grenrose
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Bilpin, Australia
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1 week ago
“Various plants and flowers. Great picnic spot.”
Jul 2, 2016
“A Great Escape”
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57 Hoegi-ro Dongdaemun-gu, Seoul 02455, South Korea
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This belongs to National Institute of Forest Science and there's almost no sign for Hongneung Arboretum. In this lab, there are many rare plants and flowers. Good to visit if you are near. - It is said they only allow guide tours on weekdays. But,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2016

As a 73 year old horticulturalist from Australia, I loved this place. My daughter, who lives in Seoul, found it on the last day of my visit. Appreciated Latin names I could understand, and loved the bird boxes all through the forest with the sight...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank grenrose
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Only got to see it from the outside as I missed this key information on my Thursday visit. Easy to find. Looked beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank 171amc
Reviewed July 13, 2013

The Hongneung Arboretum is a very peaceful place within a very busy city. Even though I am not a Tree person, I enjoyed the visit tremendously. All the tree and plants are labeled in Korean and with their Latin name, no English. My only regret...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank Hans S
Reviewed November 12, 2012

What I mean is you can really see a wide variety of trees and plants that grow in a temperate climate. Good walks that don't really tire you out in addition to places where you can sit down and have a picnic lunch. Good for...More

Thank John K
Reviewed May 19, 2012

When in Seoul, do you often find your lungs demanding something more closely resembling air? Well look no further! The Hongneung Arboretum (홍릉 수목원) and Korean Forest Research Institute is where all the oxygen is at! Divided into 12 "gardens", the Arboretum includes conifers, broad-leaved...More

Date of experience: May 2012
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