Korea National Parks

History

10.05.2007
Name changed to Jirisan National Park Office (Operated Northern and Southern Offices).
04.30.2004
Name changed to Jirisan Office (Operated Northern and Southern Offices).
12.18.1998
Three management offices were incorporated into the Jirisan Management Office (Operated Northern and Southern Branch Offices).
07.01.1987
Establishment of the Korea National Park Service (Three management offices opened, including the Eastern, Northern, and Southern offices).
07.06.10.1973
Opening of the Gyeongsangnam-do Management Office of Jirisan National Park.
07.06.06.10.1971
Opening of the Jeollabuk-do Management Office of Jirisan National Park.
09.09.1971
Opening of the Jeollanam-do Management Office of Jirisan National Park.
12.29.1967
Designated as the first National Park (Public Notice of the Ministry of Construction No. 164).