Tourist Guide Information

Dongdaemun Design Plaza (동대문디자인플라자 (DDP))

Dongdaemun Design Plaza (동대문디자인플라자 (DDP))

  • Zip Code : 04566
  • Phone number : +82-2-2153-0410
  • Homepage :www.ddp.or.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Address : 281, Eulji-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul
  • Driving directions : [Subway]
    Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station (Seoul Subway Line 2, 4 ,5) and Exit 1.

    From Incheon International Airport, take AREX (Airport Railroad):
    Go to Gimpo International Airport Station → Transfer to Gongdeok Station (Seoul Subway Line 5) → Get off at Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station, Exit 1.

    From Gimpo International Airport, take AREX (Airport Railroad):
    Go to Gimpo International Airport Station → Transfer at Dangsan Station (Seoul Subway Line 2) → Get off at Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station, Exit 1.

    [Bus]
    1. Dongdaemun History & Culture Park Station
    - Blue bus: N13 , N16 , N30 , N62 , 105 , 144 , 152 , 261 , 301 , 420
    - Green bus: 2012 , 2015 , 2233 , 7212
    - Red bus: 9403
    - City circular bus: 90S Tour
    2. Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP)
    - Green bus: 2012

    3. Airport Limousine Bus

    From Incheon International Airport:
    Board Airport Dongdaemun (Toyoko Inn)-bound Limousine Bus No. 6001 at Incheon International Airport → Toyoko Inn (Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station, Cerestar, Sindang-dong, Gwanghui-dong) → Go across the crosswalk in front of Ramodo Shopping Mall

    From Gimpo International Airport:
    Board Dongdaemun (Toyoko Inn)-bound Limousine Bus No. 6001 at Gimpo International Airport → Toyoko Inn (Dongdaemun History and Culture Park Station, Cerestar, Sindang-dong, Gwanghui-dong) → Go across the crosswalk in front of Ramodo Shopping Mall
Summary

Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) has a meaning of Dream, Design, and Play. It holds various exhibitions, fashion shows, forums, conferences, and other domestic and international events. Registration for touring the architecture is available on-site and other event schedules and kid program information are available on the website.

Tourist site
  • Contact and Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info: +82-2-2153-0410
  • Day off :
  • Experience guide : Exhibition (Seoul Architecture Festival, Paik Nam June Show, etc.)
    Event (HERA Seoul Fashion Week, Farmers Market, etc.)
    DDP Structure Tour (Tues-Sun 10:00, 14:30 / 60-80 min / 8,000 won)
    Reserved DDP Group Tour (Tues-Sun 10:00-19:00 / 60-80 min / Adults 8,000 won, Students 5,000 won / 20-40 people)
    Individual DDP Tour (Audio guide tour / free)
    Kids program (Design playground, regular craft shop / Tues-Sun 10:00-18:00 / Price varies)
  • Parking facilities : Operates 24 hours
  • Available Facilities
    - Art Hall: Art Hall 1, 2, International Conference Hall
    - Museum: Design Museum, Design Exhibition Hall, Design Playground, Design Pathway, Pathway Cafe
    - Design Shop: Design Shops, Academy Hall
    - Oullim Square : Miraero Bridge, Design Market, Information Center
    - Dongdaemun History & Culture Park: An eco-friendly park
    (Gallery MUN, Yigansumun Exhibition Hall, Dongdaemun History Museum 1398, Dongdaemun Stadium Memorial , Seoul Fortress Hall (Yigansu Gate), Garden Yigansu Gate)
  • Facility Utilization Fees
    Self-guided tour free (Separate fees may apply to events and programs.)

    [DDP Structure Tour] Sign-up on-site / groups must submit application form to ddptour@seouldesign.or.kr

    [Design Playground] Inquires: +82-2-2153-0604 / Groups must submit application form to design_play@seouldesign.or.kr
  • Restrooms
    Available
  • Reservation Info. for Natives
    Reservations for exhibitions required through the website
    * Inquiries: +82-1644-1328