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Gwanghwamun is located in culturally rich area of Seoul known for its array of dining options and major shopping area. The neighbourhood is home to 257 hotels and other accommodation options, so you can find something that works for your stay.
Choose from 230 hotels and accommodation options within a mile of Gwanghwamun, including these options:
After you've visited Gwanghwamun, you can discover everything there is to see and do within a couple miles of the area.
You'll want to browse the collections at National Museum of Korean Contemporary History, National Palace Museum of Korea and Kumho Museum of Art. Gyeongbok Palace, N Seoul Tower and Changdeokgung Palace are monuments to see when you're exploring the area around Gwanghwamun. You can watch performances at Sejong Cultural Center, SACHOOM Theater and Cecil Theater if you're interested in local theatre.
If you want to see more of the surrounding area, you might plan a visit to Seoul City Hall and Namdaemun Market. Spend some time checking out Dongdaemun Market, which is 1.9 mi from Gwanghwamun, or make a stop by Hongik University, located 3.3 mi away.
You can take advantage of metro transport at Anguk Station, Gyeongbokgung Station and Gangwhamun Station. If you'd like to venture farther outside of the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.