06 May 2020 – Announced reopening of public institutions

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Type of Intervention: Public services
Sectors Involved: Physical distancing
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Seoul metropolitan government announced a reopening of public institutions across the city.

Museums, art galleries, and libraries that have been closed since late February will reopen 6 May, and will be initially capped at 50 percent of maximum occupancy, before gradually expanding capacity.

Museum visitors will be required to make an online reservation prior to attending, and visitors to the city”s public libraries will be able to make online reservations for books, available for pick-up beginning 26 May.
Full details here: https://en.yna.co.kr/view/AEN20200506007000315