Taking place in Seoul’s Jeong-dong district, the heart of Korea’s modern cultural heritage, this festival is a perfect occasion to enjoy Korea’s history, culture, and night life. Starting in May 2015, this festival is held every spring and fall. The Jeong-Dong Culture Night offers visitors a very unique cultural experience with modern culture facilities open until late in the evening, and various performances and attractions prepared all around the area.
The 7th Jeong-Dong Culture Night was held from May 11th to 12th around the theme “A Walk Through Jeong-dong, Embracing the World.” During this period 38 historic-cultural attractions were open until 11pm, such as the likes of Deoksugung Palace, Seoul Museum of Art, Jeongdong Theater, the Embassy of the United States to Korea, Seoul Museum of History, and Appenzeller/Noble Memorial Museum, with various entertainment programs including modern costume parades, Jeong-dong walking tours, a Deoksugung Stone Wall Path experience, street performances, food stalls, and an art market.
○ Period: Every May and October
○ Location: Jeong-dong, Seoul
○ Inquiries: Culture & Tourism Division, Junggu Office, Seoul City (+82-2-3396-4613)
○ Official Website : http://culture-night.junggu.seoul.kr/