top of page
Seoul Global Cultural Center & getting there | Seoul, South Korea

Seoul Global Cultural Center 서울글로벌문화체험센터

27, Myeongdong 8-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul (5th Floor, M Plaza)

10:00-19:00

Closed on New Year, Seollal (Lunar New Year's Day) & Chuseok (Korean Thanksgiving Day).

-

  • Myeongdong Station (line 4, exit 6). 2 mins walk.

  • Euljiro1 Station (line 2, exit 5/6). 7 mins walk.

Note: Myeongdong shopping district is a large pedestrian-friendly zone (see map below) where vehicles are generally not allowed, including to the Seoul Global Cultural Center​.

Seoul Global Cultural Center is conveniently located in the heart of Myeongdong and offers good source of tourist information in English, Chinese and Japanese.

Popular among foreign visitors is its costume experience photo zone where visitors can try out 'Hanbok' (Korean traditional costumes) and accessories with their photographs taken on the beautifully-painted Gyeongbokgung Palace background wall.

 

This free Hanbok experience is available for on-site (only) reservation on the day itself (only) until all time-slots are filled, 10:00-17:00 (break-time 12:30-13:30).

In addition, various cultural programs and events (e.g. Korean Folk Painting, Pottery Making, Hanji - Korean Traditional Paper Crafts, POP Dance Class, FOOD Cooking Class, Korean Calligraphy, Korean Conversation Class, Seal Making Event) are held at the center to introduce Korean culture to visitors.

 

The center also has free WIFI Internet, Global ATM, Coin Lockers and rest area for the convenience of visitors.

Map

Map of Getting to Seoul Global Cultural Center

Map of Getting to Seoul Global Cultural Center | Seoul, South Korea

KoreaToDo TOP PICKS - Tours, Activities & Discount Tickets

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

Nanta Show Seoul @Myeongdong / Hongdae

Nanta Show Seoul @Myeongdong / Hongdae

4.8★

Korea's longest running show

Korean Folk Village, Suwon Hwaseong & Suwon Nammun Market Day Tour

Korean Folk Village, Suwon Hwaseong & Suwon Nammun Market Day Tour

4.7★

Authentic cultural experience

Discover Seoul Pass (Lotte World, COEX Aquarium, Han River Cruises, etc)

Discover Seoul Pass (Lotte World, COEX Aquarium, Han River Cruises, etc)

4.7★

free access to >60 attractions

Incheon Day Tour (Ganghwa Luge, Rail Bike, Wolmido & Fairy Tale Village)

Incheon Day Tour (Ganghwa Luge, Rail Bike, Wolmido & Fairy Tale Village)

4.7★

enjoy the best of Incheon!

Seoul City Tour Bus: Night View Course (Mt. Namsan, Han River Bridges...)

Seoul City Tour Bus: Night View Course (Mt. Namsan, Han River Bridges...)

4.1★

non-stop course with photo time

Legoland Korea & Gangchon Rail Bike Day Tour

Legoland Korea & Gangchon Rail Bike Day Tour

4.6★

largest Legoland in Asia!

DMZ 3rd Invasion Tunnel & Korea Traditional Boat Voyage Day Tour

DMZ 3rd Invasion Tunnel & Korea Traditional Boat Voyage Day Tour

4.9★

river flowing out of North Korea

PRIVATE DAY TOUR: Alpaca World, Nami Island & Garden of Morning Calm

PRIVATE DAY TOUR: Alpaca World, Nami Island & Garden of Morning Calm

4.8★

hotel pickup & admissions

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

🌸SEASONAL HOT PICKS🌸 Handpicked Experiences from Seoul

1883 Incheon Chicken & Beer Party Day Tour

1883 Incheon Chicken & Beer Party Day Tour

25 May 2024

₩63,300

K-pop, night market & drone show

2024 Pohang International Fireworks Festival (from Seoul)

2024 Pohang International Fireworks Festival (from Seoul)

1 Jun 2024

₩114,000

incl. Hwanho Park Space Walk

2024 Boryeong Mud Festival, Daecheon Beach & Suspension Bridge Day Tour

2024 Boryeong Mud Festival, Daecheon Beach & Suspension Bridge Day Tour

19 Jul - 4 Aug 2024

₩95,000

Korea's famous mud festival!

bottom of page