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281, Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04566, South Korea
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are so many amazing buildings in Seoul to see, mostly historical palaces, but there's something new and very impressive to see, Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) it is rather futuristic. The DDP is divided into a Design Hall, Art Hall, and Museum Hall, the whole...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s definitely worth seeing and walking around the exterior of this building but it wasn’t worth paying 10,000 Won to visit the museum inside. There wasn’t much in the museum and it featured some drawings, paintings, and hanboks. There was a gift shop in the...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic idea. So much creativity to see and on the day we went, there was an African food market. Typical Seoul to always be thought provoking and creative. Great coffee shop inside if you need to shelter from the heat (or cold) too.

Thank RickieJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Van Cleef & Arpels exhibit. Worth the visit ! Very nice outdoor fashion show also. Nice music !

Thank Bangor_310
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place where Seoul Fashion Week is conducted and it sits near the famous Dongdaemun Shopping Area. The building is contemporarily artsy and most people come here to take pictures on the photogenic spots.

Thank Grace O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to the DPP for the first time a few years ago, checking out its architecture and the galleries inside. It's a must visit for anyone who visits Seoul, in particular if you are interested in architecture and design. Great photo ops both day...More

Thank A Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Besides the beautiful architecture of the DDP (we have not visited the galleries), the highlight is the LED rose garden which looked so beautiful at night! A must visit when in Seoul!

Thank doofvfood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very artistic and very big but very interesting. Lots of things happening inside, even if you didn’t want to do anything it’s just nice to be there and enjoy the scenery. Lots of shopping opportunities. Love Seoul.

Thank Sadii88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only cool thing about this place is the design of the plaza and the rose led garden so go at night to see it lit up. Shopping is the same as everywhere else. I like Namdaemun market more than Gwangjang market because the street...More

Thank susi w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went to dongdaemun and pass by the DDP for a look around wonderful architecture but thats just it.. nothing special inside..

Thank Roy T
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Mek M
June 2, 2018|
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Response from RamanShweta | Reviewed this property |
The rose garden will always be open. But for malls you can check with some local. I am assuming it will be shut
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AnandOrthopod
May 22, 2016|
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Response from artwithoutboundaries | Reviewed this property |
Take Seoul metro line no 2, no 4 or no 5. Get off at "Dongdaemum History & Culture Park" station, Exit no 1., just few minute walk.
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TheresiaMarcellina
September 13, 2015|
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Response from David P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can do it. The places inside are close, some of the restaurants are open I think until 8 pm.
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