Number of Visitors to Gyeongbokgung Palace

Number of Visitors to Gyeongbokgung Palace

How many tourists visit Gyeongbokgung Palace each year?

In 2020, about 1 million people, including locals and foreigners, visited.
A similar number of people visited in 2021.
In 2022, 3.4 million people visited, about double the number of the previous year.

Year Number of Visitors to Gyeongbokgung Palace
2020 2021 2022
*Reference : KOSIS (Korean Statistical Information Service)
Total 1,019,097 1,085,188 3,382,603
Korean 868,368 1,065,815 3,164,299
Foreigner 150,729 19,373 218,304

With the end of the pandemic, more tourists are expected to visit in 2023 than before.

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