Insadong

The art scene of this street dates back to the Joseon Dynasty when it was a center where painters studied.

Shop the many treasures at Insadong in Seoul

The tourist hub of Seoul, this tree-lined main street crisscrossed by alleys is packed with small shops selling every type of craft item from high-quality ceramic pots, embroidery and antiques to tourist knick-knacks. Countless small private galleries sell all genres of art, and street stalls sell tempting traditional Korean snacks, such as rice cakes and toffee served on a stick. On weekends the street is blissfully car-free and has a festival atmosphere with more stalls than usual and even the occasional street musician.

Attraction Information

Address

Insa-dong St. 03148 Seoul South Korea

Contact

+82-2-737-7890~1 Attraction’s Website

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