Bogwang-dong is a dong, neighbourhood of Yongsan-gu in , .

Notable Places in the Area

The is the flagship museum of Korean history and art in and is the cultural organization that represents . Photo: Jinah78, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The N Seoul Tower, officially the YTN Seoul Tower and commonly known as Namsan Tower or Seoul Tower, is a communication and observation tower located on in central , South Korea.

Nam Mountain is a 262-meter -high peak in the Jung-gu district of south central , South Korea. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a museum located in , Yongsan-gu, , . Photo: d. FUKA, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is in 's geographic center, sandwiched between Seoul's two major cultural and economic centers, Gangnam and Jongno/Jung. Photo: Jinah78, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in , constituting the southern half of the historic core of Seoul, along with Jongno. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Gangnam is the central district of the southern half of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.


37.5271° or 37° 31' 37.5" north
127.0016° or 127° 0' 5.6" east
Open Location Code
22 metres (72 feet)
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node 415153959
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Bogwang-dong
  • Chinese: 普光洞
  • Japanese: 普光洞
  • Korean: Bogwang-dong
  • Korean: 보광동
  • Persian: بوگوانگ-دونگ
  • Swedish: Bogwang-dong
  • Vietnamese: Bogwang-dong

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