Korea National Parks

History

10.05.2007
Renamed to Songnisan National Park Office
10.01.1988
Renamed to Songnisan Management Office (Integrated West and East Management Offices)
East Office->Office reduced and renamed to Hwabuk Branch Office
08.05.1987
KNPS Renamed to Songnisan West Management Office
01.01.1986
Opened Songnisan National Park Management Office Hwayangdong Branch Office
(Hwayangdong Provincial Park Management Office renamed to National Park Management Office)
12.30.1984
National park expanded (106.18㎢→ 283.4㎢)
12.01.1973
Opened National Park Management Office
03.24.1970
Designated as a national park (Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs Notice No.28)
01.21.1969
Designated as a tourist site (Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs)
06.24.1964
Designated as a Historical Site and Scenic Area No. 4 (Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism)