Published 1 May 2013

The President of the Republic of Korea, Her Excellency Park Geun-hye, has accepted an invitation from The Queen to pay a State Visit to the United Kingdom from 5th to 7th November, 2013.

The President will stay at Buckingham Palace.

Background
The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh paid a State Visit to the Republic of Korea at the invitation of President Kim Dae-jung in 1999.

The President of the Republic of Korea, Mr Roh Moo-hyun paid a State Visit to the United Kingdom in 2004.