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Dongdaemun History & Culture Park

15 Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04515, South Korea
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“ddp” (6 reviews)
“zaha hadid” (3 reviews)
“white roses” (2 reviews)
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15 Deoksugung-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04515, South Korea
Dongdaemun / Sindangdong
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"ddp"
in 6 reviews
"zaha hadid"
in 3 reviews
"white roses"
in 2 reviews
"nice design"
in 2 reviews
"baseball stadium"
in 2 reviews
"unique building"
in 2 reviews
"photo opportunities"
in 2 reviews
"cheonggyecheon stream"
in 2 reviews
"seoul city"
in 3 reviews
"walk around"
in 2 reviews
"futuristic"
in 7 reviews
"doota"
in 5 reviews
"exhibition"
in 6 reviews
"architecture"
in 10 reviews
"fortress"
in 3 reviews
"shopping"
in 7 reviews
"fashion"
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Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Building looks good. Some shops inside the building selling design related products. Museum was closed on the Monday I was there. A lot of empty space inside the building. Not sure it's the best use of space. People sitting and strolling outside in the plaza...More

Thank SL Y
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is a great place to see the old and new come together in Seoul. If you enjoy architecture or photography, this place should be on your must-see list when visiting the city. It is also my favorite part of the Hanyangdoseong trail that runs...More

Thank SMLove226
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

A very nice place to walk around in which you can witness the past history blending in with the current present. In which how each finds a balance yet preserving the traditional culture.

Thank Charlotte Celes... L
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I usually visit seoul in spring especially on march, the building of dongdeamum history park itself is worthy enough to visit it's designed by Zaha hadid. And if u visit on abt end of march u can also see seoul fashion week here. Even u...More

Thank shinninaw
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

This was a unique spot to walk around and enjoy. There was art, restaurants underground, and shopping. I really loved the beautiful white glowing flowers at night.

Thank SBella722
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

The park was creatively design with futuristic flair . Love strolling around here to admire the beautiful lit up led rose flowers around the garden . Big garden with chairs to seat down .

Thank kenkeh
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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This place is a must! It's so cool and sci-fi and artsy! Beautiful and unique! Really wowed us all! Go and see for yourself

Thank dimoo
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The building structure looks futuristic. There is a design building that has interesting arts. There are plenty of shops and restaurants within this building. Not far from this place are plenty of shopping malls, street market, Seoul City wall, museum and Heunginjimum gate. The good...More

Thank Calvin N
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Architecture is interesting and worth seeing. There are museums, galleries for interested people. Also location is easily accessible, not far from shopping district, possible to find something to eat within complex area.

1  Thank OzanKarahan
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

At Dongdaemun History & Culture Park, traditional buildings and cutting-edge modern cultural facilities come together harmoniously. Seoul Fortress, Yigansumun Water Gate and Dongdaemun History Museum .Also,it close to Dongdaemun night market.It is nice place to take photos and see green area.this place popular in Seoul...More

Thank TaherAlbaghliJulian
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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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