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Dongdaemun History & Culture Park

15 Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04515, South Korea
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15 Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04515, South Korea
Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice exhibition! and lots of thing to experience. The popular one seems like the LV exhibition since they are free and full of knowledge about it. Highly recommending to pre register since the line is quite crazy! Next one is, 30 Pixar animation company anniversary....More

Thank Patsornnat s
Reviewed 1 week ago

The centerpiece is the Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Awesome piece of architecture! We visited at night so all the more it was awesome with its changing lights. Next time I will swing by in the morning as we were in a hurry then.

Thank coriks65
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Quite amazing exterior designs of the buildings whilst preserving some very old ancient ruins. Look out for the stunning display of white roses and the extra large suit case. Taking a selfie of a selfie with the extra large camera on display is great fun...More

1  Thank 429Happy
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

The Dongdaemun area is a good place to shop for cheap, good quality finds. It is also where the Doota mall and duty free is located where products are discounted. Lots of cheap stalls inside the shopping complex. Dongdaemun is also where the Dongdaemun Design...More

Thank Gerlynne D
Reviewed 6 March 2017

there is an old baseball stadium museum an old floodgate system nice neon lights at night in the area and many more for kids to learn

Thank ang s
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Good mix of history: the old city walls in Seoul and the contemporary: the Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Recommended!

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Totally a "city park" with high-rises of the Dongdaemun area in the close vicinity, this is not much of a place for relaxation & recreation but worth stopping by while in the very-lively (especially in the evening) Dongdaemun area around the big intersection of Jangchungdan-ro...More

Thank Myo M
Reviewed 30 January 2017

A modern park that has been designed and built in a very modern forward thinking idea. It is quite a pleasant place to spend a bit of time walking round, a good few photo opportunities. I went inside and walked around some of the shops,...More

Thank Paul_n_Cris
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Lot of art structures. A lot of fashion and shopping available for cheap prices. Beautiful area of Seoul

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Dongdaemun area is huge and consists of Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Dongdaemun walking street, Doota Mall and etc. You can see some performances at night in that area and some teens might dancing and singing along the roadside. All places are reachable by foot.

1  Thank thepaulhere
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Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
For shopping enthusiasts, Dongdaemun is a must visit.
Enormous shopping centres – stacked with multiple
levels of boutique and independent shops – offer the
latest in Korean fashion, cosmetics, accessories, and
other goods while prices are relatively low. The night
shopping (between late night and early morning) is
particularly well known here, making Dongdaemun a
place where you can literally shop until you drop. If
...More
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