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Seoul Sights

Dongdaemun Market

  • 18-21 Euljiro 6-ga Map It
  • Market/Bazaar

Updated 12/31/1969

Fodor's Review

Seoul's largest market can be overwhelming for the first time visitor. Consisting of over 20 shopping malls and 30,000 shops, it is a sprawling indoor and outdoor area spread over multiple blocks. Different sections of Dongdaemun cater to different clienteles. Gwangjang Market offers an assortment of street food, while the north-south axis of the market, Hegunginmunno Street, houses clothing and accessory shops for Seoul's teens and 20-somethings. The new Dongdaemun Design

Plaza at the west end of the market houses galleries and a small museum. While not as easy to navigate as the Namdemun Market, for those with more time in Seoul, Dongdaemun makes for a lively afternoon.

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Sight Information

Address:

18-21 Euljiro 6-ga , Seoul, 100-196, South Korea

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Phone:

02-2236–9135

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • 24 hours

Updated 12/31/1969

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