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
Telephone number


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 seven 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 language school



  Start Dates End Dates
2019 Term 1 24 February 20 July
Summer Intensives 5 August 16 August
2019 Term 2 18 August 22 February 2020
Winter Intensives 6 January 2020 17 January 2020

City Hall Centre course fee

Course Price
Story Time English 129,000 Won
English for Primary, ReturneesMiddle, High school students 206,400 Won                                                 

Contact and location

Regular Opening hours

Monday–Friday 12.00–19.30 
Saturday/Sunday 09.30–18.30 

Closing Dates 2019

* We have no classes but open for level tests and administration occasionally.

Dates Level test and administration
Chuseok Holiday
9 September
Chuseok Holiday
10–11 September
Chuseok Holiday
12–15 September



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.