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Myeong-dong Cathedral

74 Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04537, South Korea
+82 2-774-1784
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LOCATION
74 Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul 04537, South Korea
Myeongdong / Namdaemun
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+82 2-774-1784
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"english mass"
in 29 reviews
"sunday mass"
in 17 reviews
"virgin mary"
in 8 reviews
"attend mass"
in 8 reviews
"gothic architecture"
in 7 reviews
"the stained glass windows"
in 6 reviews
"lovely church"
in 5 reviews
"immaculate conception"
in 5 reviews
"light a candle"
in 4 reviews
"myeongdong shopping district"
in 7 reviews
"nice architecture"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 11 reviews
"gift shop"
in 5 reviews
"must visit place"
in 5 reviews
"south korea"
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"catholic"
in 36 reviews
"grotto"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love how mass is celebrated here despite in Korean. I have celebrated my birthday here two years in a row already and I still love the place the second time

Thank mariel c
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

it was at one end of the Myeong dong shopping area, still very peaceful, it was very beautiful. loved visiting it

Thank Sumit S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Catholic church with Sunday mass at 9 am in English. I believe the priest was of Irish descent. Food stands are set up on the street down the stairs from the church.

Thank fun2travel86
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I walked in here and was astonished at how big this place is, definitely a visit if you are in Seoul.

Thank sethmichaels2017
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cathedral is beautiful and they have English Mass every Sunday morning at 9 am. I recommend to go on weekdays because it will be crowded on weekends.

Thank Margareth T
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

It is a majestic structure near the shopping district. We attended Sunday mass and the church was packed. Great location and very accessible by public transportation. Even if you don’t attend the services, it’s a great place to see.

Thank ritchcal
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Myeong-dong Cathedral was the first place I visited in Seoul. It's a place of recollection, but also of admiration, considering its beautiful architecture. Since it is located in the heart of the city, it is worth visiting.

Thank elenabuja
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Reviewed 22 June 2018

its not really something big to see, if you have time you its ok to drop by but if not then its ok to skip.

Thank rossy u
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

No one will be able to miss the church in Myeongdong. The place is located before going into the busy shopping street of Myeongdong. At night the church is surrounded by lots of lights which provides a good shot for the church which looks peaceful...More

Thank Tina L
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Reviewed 27 May 2018

This is not just the most symbolic place for the Catholic church but a safe haven for activists during the brutal military regime in 0s and 80s.

Thank Sanjeewa L
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khayhui
12 March 2018|
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Response from ruffeecola | Reviewed this property |
Take the Metro to Yongsan Station From Yongsan Station, take train to Gapyeong Station From Gapyeong Station, take the “Gapyeong Tour Bus” to Nami Island Station. From Nami Island Station, walk to Gapyeong Wharf, take... More
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nissagema
23 January 2018|
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Response from ruffeecola | Reviewed this property |
regular schedule is on mdsd.or.kr/english/service.asp You may want to also contact them from that link.
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Tricia D
9 January 2018|
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Response from ruffeecola | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure how is your inquiry related to "Myeong-dong Cathedral Questions". You can check Google Maps, Exit 7.
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