China Town – Incheon’s designation as an extraterritoriality of the Ching Dynasty


China Town

China Town

Incheon’s China Town area came into being with the opening of the Incheon Port in 1883 and Incheon’s designation as an extraterritoriality of the Ching Dynasty.

China Town

China Town

In the past, the area held many stores trading goods imported from China, but most Chinese businesses are now restaurants. Today, the Chinese residents of China Town are mostly 2nd or 3rd generations of early Chinese settlers.