Wonseo-dong is a dong, neighbourhood of Jongno-gu in , . It is a legal dong administered under its administrative dong, . Wonseo-dong is situated nearby to .

Notable Places in the Area

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

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

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

Localities in the Area

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.

is a dong, or neighborhood in the Jongno-gu district of .


37.5815° or 37° 34' 53.3" north
126.9889° or 126° 59' 20.2" east
Open Location Code
171 metres (561 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 415153765
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Japanese: 苑西洞
  • Korean: Wonseo-dong
  • Korean: 원서동
  • Scots: Wonseo-dong
  • Vietnamese: Wonseo-dong
  • Wonseodong

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