Considered as the world’s largest atypical architecture and a major urban development landmark in Seoul, the Dongdaemun Design Plaza or also known on its abbreviation DDP, is the heart of Korea’s fashion industry and a famous attraction. Are you a designer or a designer wannabe? Prepare to fill your eyes for DDP has it all for you. Fond of Kdrama? The DDP also became the filming location for the award-winning SBS drama You Who Came from the Stars and MBC’s She Was Pretty. DDP’s structural design will make you feel like living in the future, with its large global exhibition spaces, futuristic retail stores and walkable parks: on its very roof! The Underground Cultural Plaza houses venues for performances and exhibitions. Dongdaemun History & Culture Park, Art Hall, Museum, Design Lab, and Design Market are just some of DDP’s top visited locations. The Art Hall is comprised of Korean arts of design history and industry. The Museum Hall is a combination of Korean design and a touch of world trends, made up of exhibitions, trails, rest area and design playground. The Design Lab plays as a training ground for potential and rising creative product designers. The Design Market is the hall that never sleeps. It is open 24 hours to serve and provide all your shopping (with a touch of culture) needs.
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