Cultural Centres

Find meeting venues and centers for cultural exchange in Seoul. Promoting business relations, exhibits, meet-ups, cultural events, programs and seminars, festivals, music events and lessons, language and cooking courses. Local art centers and organizations and government-run activities. Confucius institute, Brazilian culture, Goethe-institut, Korea-Arab society, American center, ASEAN-Korea. 

Japanese Cultural Centre
Official cultural institute aims to promote Japanese culture. Facilities include library, Japanese music information centre and gallery. 22 Yulgok-ro 2-gil, Jongro-gu, Seoul.
Mongolia Culture Centre
Mongolian language classes are offered and displays Mongol cultures. 1 Gwangjang-ro, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul.
Chinese Cultural Center in Seoul
The Chinese Culture Center in Seoul, introduces China to South Koreans through holding exhibitions, seminars and other activities. 23-1 Sajik-ro 8-gil, Jongno-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
New Zealand Cultural Centre
English language courses and New Zealand culture information. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-18:30. 2nd Floor, 21 Yeoksam-ro 7-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul.
Korea-Arab Society
Established to help mutual understanding between Korea and 22 Arab countries.
American Center Korea
ACKs goal is to provide specialized, accurate and authoritative information about the United States to Korean institutions and professionals. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-18:00. 10 Namyoung-dong, Youngsan-gu, Seoul.
Institut Francais
An organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. Library, language school and social club. Language classes are for every level and ages over 10yrs. 18th Floor Woori building, Bongrae-dong, Jung-gu, Seoul.
Istanbul Cultural Centre
The centre aims to promote Turk culture and language. Library, language courses, cooking classes and events. 629-6 Yeogsam-dong, Gangnam-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Promoting mutual understanding and business relations between Korea and Southeast Asian nations.
Italian Cultural Institute in Seoul
Official Italian government agency for the promotion of cultural exchanges between Korea and Italy. library, language school and social club. 3rd Floor Ilshin building, 98 Hannam-daero, Yongsan-gu, Seoul 140-894.
Latin American Center of Korea
Latin cultural events and programs. Network for Latin American Culture in Korea. 242 Noksapyeong-daero, Itaewon-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul.
Nordic Cultural Institute
The Nordic Cultural Institute is based in Seoul and is a non-profit organization working to promote Nordic culture in Korea. 42 Toegye-ro 20na-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul.
Indian Cultural Center
Cultural center offers a wide variety of classes. Yoga, kathak dance, contemporary Indian dance, Hindi language and Indian percussion instrument. 36-1 Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul.
Czeck Centre
Centre promotes awareness of Czeck culture through providing informative information. 3rd Floor Castle Praha building, 395-19 Seokyo-dong, Mapo-gu, Seoul.
Goethe-Institut Korea
German cultural institute. Library, language courses, seminars and events. 132, Sowol-ro, Yongsan-gu, Seoul.
Saudi Arabia Cultural Mission
The centre is a meeting venue for people interested in Saudi Arbian culture and history. 657-134, Hannam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul.
Israel Cultural Centre
Official cultural institute promoting the Hebrew language, culture, international symposiums, seminars, concerts, friendship performances and exhibitions. 302 Seocho-Town-Trapalace, 1327 Seocho 2-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Confucius Institute Seoul
The first Confucius Institute in the world opened in Seoul, South Korea, in 2004. It provides quality education for Chinese learners in Korea offering various Chinese language courses. 24 Teheran-ro 5-gil, Gangnam-gu, Seoul.(Website in Korean only)
Brazil Cultural Center in Korea
This website provides links and a useful information about living in Korea, and Brazil tourist information. 220-Dong 433-Ho, Seoul National University, 1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul.