Gye-dong is a dong of Jongno-gu in , . It is a legal dong administered under its administrative dong, .Joongang Bath, Korea's oldest public bathhouse, is situated on the northern end of the main street.

Notable Places in the Area

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, also known as Palace or Changdeok Palace, is set within a large park in Jongno-gu, , . Photo: Historiographer, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a Korean traditional village in with a long history located on the top of a hill between Gyeongbok Palace, Changdeok Palace and Royal Shrine.

Tourist attraction
, also known as Palace or Gyeongbok Palace, was the main royal palace of the Joseon dynasty. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a private museum in , Jongno-gu, .

Localities in the Area

is a dong, neighbourhood of Jongno-gu in , .

is in , and constitutes the northern half of the historic core of Seoul, along with Jung, the southern half. Photo: Naturehead, Public domain.

is a dong, neighbourhood of Jongno-gu in , . Photo: Lawinc82, CC BY-SA 3.0.


37.5812° or 37° 34' 52.2" north
126.9874° or 126° 59' 14.7" east
Open Location Code
75 metres (246 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 415153764
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Japanese: 桂洞
  • Korean: Gye-dong
  • Korean: 계동
  • Scots: Gye-dong
  • Tamil: கை-டாங்
  • Vietnamese: Gye-dong
  • Gyedong
  • Kye-dong

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