Guided Library Tours
Guided Tours for
  • Institutions, groups or individuals
  • Library staff
  • Students (including college and graduate students), general public
  • Foreigners
Tour Details
  • History of the National Library of Korea
  • How to Use the National Library of Korea
Main Building Tour
  1. Main Lobby
  2. Old & Rare Collection/ Maps & Geography 5F
  3. Collection Room 4F
  4. Serials Room 3F
  5. Literature 2F
Digital Library Tour
  1. Digital Reading Hall B2
  2. Multiplex B2
  3. Video Studio B2
  4. Memory Museum B3

Order of the tour may change according to circumstances at the National Library of Korea and group size.

Tour Hours
  • Guided tours are offered from Monday to Friday at 10:00 am, 2:00 pm (Tours are not available when the Library is closed.)
  • To prevent the spread of Covid-19, we will be suspending our Sunday library tours until further notice.
    Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.
  • Requests must be made online no later than one week prior to the desired date. 
Reservation Confirmation
  • Please make sure to check whether your reservation request was approved at the [My Library] menu on the National Library of Korea website.
  • Please arrive at the Main Building lobby on the day of the tour.
  • The library tour consists of a tour of the Main Building and Digital Library.
  • Disadvantages may apply when making a reservation in the future to users who make a cancellation on the day of the tour or do not show up without prior notice.
  • This is to ensure that other users are given a fair chance to reserve a tour.
Contact Us
Guided tours are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 until further notice