Tongin Market, a traditional market located in Seochon Village, is located within 15-minute walking distance from Gyeongbokgung Palace. It is famous for oil ddeokbokki (spicy rice cake), “drug” gimbap, grilled short rib patties, and other delicious foods.
Another unique and fun activity at Tongin Market is the “brass coin box lunch box.”
You can exchange cash for brass coins to purchase foods at the market.
Use the brass coins to enjoy traditional market foods and create unique memories.
• Brass Coin Lunch Box Hours: Weekdays 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM / Weekends 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
※ Recommended for use during lunch hours
• Hours: Daily 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM (varies by store)