Insa-dong Street – Is an important place where old but precious and traditional goods are on display


Insa-dong Street

Insa-dong Street

Insa-dong Street is “well known as a traditional street to both locals and foreigners” and represents the “culture of the past and the present”.

The area is well known for sightseeing, with more than 100,000 visitors on Sundays reported in 2000. Insa-dong is also a visiting spot for foreign dignitaries such as Queen Elizabeth Ⅱ and the princes of Spain and the Netherlands.

Insa-dong Street

Insa-dong Street

It contains 40 percent of the nation’s antique shops and art galleries as well as 90 percent of the traditional stationary shops.