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Gwangjang Market (광장시장)

  • Gwangjang Market (광장시장)
  • Gwangjang Market (광장시장)
  • Gwangjang Market (광장시장)
  • Gwangjang Market (광장시장)
  • Gwangjang Market (광장시장)
Address
88, Changgyeonggung-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
서울특별시 종로구 창경궁로 88
Type / Products
Traditional Markets / Silk, dress material, fashion apparel, agricultural crops and fisheries, bedding, handicrafts, lacquerware inlaid with mother-of-pearl, etc.
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-2267-0291,
+82-2-2272-0967
Homepage
www.kwangjangmarket.co.kr
jkm.or.kr
  • Information
    Introduction
    Gwangjang Market was the first permanent market in Korea and continues to thrive as a popular tourist destination today. The second floor of the market is filled with silk, satin, and linen bed-sheet stores, which are the largest and most famous in Seoul.

    Many of the stores in the area even have their own factories supplying fabrics to the Namdaemun Market, Pyeonghwa Market, and even to some department stores. Even though the goods are not brand-name products, the wide selection of high quality goods at inexpensive prices makes it an enjoyable shopping experience.

    Structure Size
    About 5,000 stores

    Operating Hours
    09:00-18:00
    Charity stores 10:00-19:00
    Food street 09:00-23:00

    Closed
    Sundays (Food Street open all year round)

    Parking Facilities
    Available (Jongno 4(sa)-ga Jongmyo Parking Lot)

    Restrooms
    Available

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