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Overview

History

2002

07. Basic plans for the establishment of NIBR

2003

12. Preliminary and final design

2004

06. Groundbreaking

2007

03. 13Opening as a Subsidiary of Korean Ministry of Environment

03. 19 Inauguration of the 1st President: Chong-wook Park. Ph. D.

10. 10Official Opening Anniversary

2009

09. 25 Inauguration of the 2nd President: Chong-chun Kim. Ph. D.

2011

01. 01 Reorganized as an Executive Agency

09. 05 Inauguration of the 3rd President : Yeon-soon Ahn

2012

10. 30 Inauguration of the 4th President : Sang-pal Lee

2014

03. 10Inauguration of the 5th President : Sang-bae Kim

2016

06. 01 Inauguration of the 6th President : Woonsuk Baek

 

Area

  • Grounds 67,015 m² Buildings 29,120 m²

Major Facilities

  • Collections and Research Building 20,387 m²
  • Exhibition and Education Building 6,211 m²
  • Convenient Facilities 1,396 m²
  • Greenhouse and Animal Facility 1,126 m²
  • Experimental Garden 4,810m²
  • Wildflower Garden 4,810 m²