Children’s Grand Park

Dongdaemun & Eastern Seoul

Let your little ones run wild in this enormous playground, which includes amusement rides, a zoo, a botanical garden, a wetland eco area and a giant musical fountain. The latest addition is a smart Children's Museum with plenty of hands-on edutainment.

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1. Sajin Changgo

1.56 MILES

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2. SongEun ArtSpace

2.14 MILES

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3. Seoul Forest

2.42 MILES

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4. K-Star Road

2.55 MILES

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5. Tangent

2.69 MILES

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6. Bongeun-sa


Located in the heart of ritzy Gangnam, the shrines and halls of the Buddhist temple Bongeun-sa, with its tree-filled hillside location, stand in direct…

7. Eungbongsan Park

2.71 MILES

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8. Lotte World Tower

2.72 MILES

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