Gahoe-dong is a dong, neighbourhood of Jongno-gu in , .The area used to be an exclusive area for nobles, scholars, and homes of government officials hence it was well-maintained.

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

An is a model of objects in the sky, consisting of a spherical framework of rings…

Changgyeong Palace is a palace located in , . Photo: fukagawa, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of . With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and… Photo: malink ks, CC BY 2.0.

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

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


37.5825° or 37° 34' 57.1" north
126.985° or 126° 59' 5.9" east
Open Location Code
44 metres (144 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 415153854
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Gahoe-dong (baranggay sa Habagatang Korea, Seoul)
  • Cebuano: Gahoe-dong
  • Chinese: 嘉会洞
  • Chinese: 嘉會洞
  • French: Gahoe-dong
  • Italian: Gahoe-dong
  • Japanese: 嘉会洞
  • Korean: Gahoe-dong
  • Korean: 嘉會洞
  • Korean: 가회동
  • Malay (generic): Gahoe-dong
  • Russian: Поп кафе
  • Scots: Gahoe-dong
  • Spanish: Gahoe-dong
  • Swedish: Gahoe-dong (socken i Sydkorea, Seoul)
  • Swedish: Gahoe-dong
  • Thai: แขวงคาฮเว
  • Vietnamese: Gahoe-dong

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