British Council, 19 Seosomun-ro 11-gil (1F, B-dong, Paichai Jeongdong Building, 34-5 Jeong-dong), Jung-gu, Seoul
Telephone number
+82 1522 5009
Telephone number
+82 (0)2 3789 6051


British Council’s City Hall English Language School is an English education institute specialised in teaching for children with highly experienced teachers from the global British Councils network. It is located near Exit 10 of City Hall station, which is the center of Seoul, providing a comfortable and safe environment suitable for young learners to learn English, including a total of nine interactive classrooms.  

City Hall English Language School offers a variety of courses to improve English skills of all age groups from preschoolers, primary school students, returnees, middle school students and high school students. 

See below for courses available in City Hall English Language School. Click a course name to find out more information.

English courses we offer at this centre

For young learners aged 8–18



  Start Dates End Dates
2022 Term 1 27 February 2022 23 July 2022
2022 Term 2 21 August 2022 18 February 2023

City Hall Centre course fee

Course Price
Learning Time with Timmy 121,900 Won
English for Primary, ReturneesSecondary Plus 243,800 Won                                                 

Contact and location

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Opening hours

Day Opening hours
Monday–Friday 12.00–20.00
Saturday–Sunday 09.30–18.30
Monday–Wednesday during winter vacation (18–31 December) 09.30–17.30
Monday–Saturday during winter intensive (2–14 January) 09.30–17.30
25–27 January during Lunar New Year holidays 10.00–18.00
  • The winter vacation is from 18 December to 14 January, and all centres are open from 09.30 to 17.30 during the period.
  • Between 18 and 28 December during the winter vacation, we will only open from Monday to Wednesday.
  • The winter special lecture runs from 2 to 14 January for two weeks.
  • All centres are closed from 21 to 24 January for Lunar New Year holidays.
  • All centres open from 10.00 to 18.00 between 25 and 27 January. 

Public holidays in 2022/23

Dates Remarks 
18 December – 14 January Winter holidays
21–27 January Lunar New Year



City Hall English Language School offers diverse state of the art learning equipment like interactive whiteboard, iPad and others. For children to learn in a safe environment, we completely implement safety inspection and child protection policies.


City Hall English Language School located on the 1st Floor of Paichai Jeongdong building offers close and convenient access to City Hall station, Line No. 1, 2, and several bus stations. 


The area around the City Hall, the heart of Seoul, is the most vibrant place. Seoul Museum of Art and Deoksugung are located within walking distance.