What's Dongdaemun like?
While in Dongdaemun, you can enjoy the shops. Nature lovers can visit Cheonggyecheon and Hongneung Arboretum. There's plenty more to see, including Gyeongdong Market and Seoul Yangnyeongsi Herb Medicine Museum.
How to get to Dongdaemun
Dongdaemun is located 3.4 mi (5.5 km) from the heart of Seoul.
- Seoul (GMP-Gimpo Intl.), 13 mi (20.9 km) from Dongdaemun
Getting to Dongdaemun on the metro
Stations in the neighbourhood include:
- Yongdu Station
- Jegi-dong Station
- Cheongnyangni Station
Things to see and do in and around Dongdaemun
What to see in Dongdaemun
- Kyunghee University
- Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
- King Sejong The Great Memorial Hall
- Hongneung Arboretum
Things to do in Dongdaemun
- Gyeongdong Market
- Seoul Yangnyeongsi Herb Medicine Museum
- Seoul Folk Flea Market
- Dapsimni Antiques Market
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