Hongdae (Hongik University Street) ν™λŒ€

μ„œμšΈνŠΉλ³„μ‹œ 마포ꡬ μ–΄μšΈλ§ˆλ‹Ήλ‘œ μΌλŒ€ | Eoulmadang-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul

Vary according to shops.

Free

  • Hongik Univ. Station (line 2, exit 9). 5 mins walk.

-

Hongik University is a renowned art college and naturally, the streets around Hongdae (short-form of Hongik University in Korean) evolved with tastes of the trendy youths.

 

It is known for its youthful and romantic ambience, underground culture and freedom of self-expression.

 

Unique cafes, cosy galleries, accessories stores, fashion shops, cafes, clubs, art markets and gourmet eateries make Hongdae a popular hang-out for local youths.

​

Hongdae (Hongik University Street) & Getting There | Seoul, South Korea

What to see and do at Hongdae:

​

1. Hongdae Free Market

Handicraft exhibitions and sales, indie music/mimes/performances, art workshops, street portraits & caricatures.

​

Hongdae Free Market (ν™λŒ€ ν”„λ¦¬λ§ˆμΌ“)

μ„œμšΈνŠΉλ³„μ‹œ 마포ꡬ μ™€μš°μ‚°λ‘œ21κΈΈ 19-3 (μ„œκ΅λ™) | 19-3, Wausan-ro 21-gil, Mapo-gu, Seoul

www.freemarket.or.kr

@ Hongik Children's Park

Every Saturdays (Mar-Nov) from 13:00-18:00.

​

2. KT&G Sangsangmadang Hongdae

Art Square on handmade designers crafts & accessories (1F), Art Gallery (2F), Art Market of Korea’s young artists' artwork for sale (3F), Cinema (B3-4), Live Performance Hall (B1-2) & Cafe (6F).

​

KT&G Sangsangmadang Hongdae (KT&G μƒμƒλ§ˆλ‹Ή ν™λŒ€)

μ„œμšΈνŠΉλ³„μ‹œ 마포ꡬ μ–΄μšΈλ§ˆλ‹Ήλ‘œ 65 (μ„œκ΅λ™) | 65, Eoulmadang-ro, Mapo-gu, Seoul

www.sangsangmadang.com

Art Market & Gallery from 13:00 - 22:00
Art Square from 12:00 - 23:00

​

3. LOVE Museum

Adults only.

​

4. Ice Museum

Winter wonderland all year round.

​

5. Seoul Trick Eye Museum

The very first Trick Eye Museum.

​

1/1

From Hongdae, visitors can continue on to Haneul (Sky) Park at World Cup Stadium or check out the unique King-sized pot lit Korean BBQ Restaurant (Hansang Gadeuk) near Sangam DMC (Digital Media City) subway station, both on subway line 6.

 

Alternatively, one subway stop away from Hongdae on the same line (line 2) is another popular university suburb, Edea (Sinchon & Ewha Womans University Shopping District).

Β 
Getting to Hongdae (Hongik University Street) & Location Map | Seoul, South Korea
KoreaToDo TOP PICKS - Tours, Activities & Discount Tickets

βž₯ Handpicked experiences by KoreaToDo for their uniqueness, value, popularity, price competitiveness and at times, tedious to reach by public transport.

Recommended To Do in Seoul - Trickeye Museum in Seoul | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended To Do in Seoul - Discover Seoul Pass | KoreaToDo

Most Popular

Recommended Day Tours from Seoul - Everland | KoreaToDo

Most Popular

Recommended To Do in Seoul - Makeup and Hairstyling Experience at ARBOR, Hongdae | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended Day Tours from Seoul - Petite France | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended Day Tours from Seoul - Alpaca World | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended To Do in Seoul - VR Arcade (inside L7 Lotte Hotel) Ticket in Hongdae | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended Tours from Seoul - Gangchon Rail Bike | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended Day Tours from Seoul - DMZ Tour | KoreaToDo

Most Popular

Safex Airport Luggage Services Seoul | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended Day Tours from Seoul - Mt. Seorak | KoreaToDo

Discount

Recommended Tours from Seoul - Namhansanseong Fortress | KoreaToDo

Tourist Exclusive

β™” KoreaToDo recommends Klook.com, Asia leading  in-destination service provider.

AUTUMN ONLY - Limited Time Experiences
Naejangsan National Park Autumn Day Tour
25 Oct - 15 Nov 2019 ✦ β‚©42,000
Pocheon Art Valley, Mini Apple Picking & Herb Island Day Tour
3 Sep - 30 Nov 2019 ✦ β‚©48,000
Memorable Autumn Foliage Day Tour
21 - 31 Oct 2019 ✦ β‚©46,000
Show More

What to See and Do in South Korea

  • Facebook Social Icon

© 2019

KoreaToDo - What to Do & See in South Korea