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DDP Field Tour
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This is a program for visitors to enjoy an architecture tour around DDP with a tour guide.
This program is open to citizens via advance reservation for better services.

DDP Field Tour



This is a tour that includes of both the interior and exterior of the DDP, as well as the Dongdaemun History & Culture Park. 

※The tour route may be subject to change depending upon on-site circumstances.


  A. Oullim Square

  Oullim Square is an urban oasis that is open to the public 24 hours a day all throughout the year. As suggested by the term

  “Oullim,” which has meanings that include “harmony,” “socializing,” and “get-together,” this space serves as an arena where

  citizens can connect with one another and a wide variety of outdoor events are held.


  M1. DDP Tour Desk

  Located on the second basement floor of the Museum, the DDP Tour Desk is where visitors can make inquiries about guided

  tours at the DDP and apply for tour programs. 


※ For groups of less than 20 people: General Admissions for Individuals – KRW 8,000 / Children – KRW 6,000

● DDP Field Tour Details

Operating hours

 Tuesday-Saturday 10:30-17:00 ▶ (※ Lunch Time: 12:00–13:00)

  ※Closed on Mondays, Sundays, January 1st, Lunar New Year’s Day & Chuseok 


 80-90 minutes [guided tour (60 minutes) + receiver pickup and return (20-30 minutes)]

  ※Tour includes inside and outside of DDP, Dongdaemun History & Culture Park.

  ※ Tour itineraries are subject to change without prior notice due to weather or other circumstances.

  ※ If you do not show up at the reserved time, the tour may be cancelled.

  ※ If the leader leaves during the tour, the tour may be cancelled for safety reasons.


 General admission: KRW 8,000 (including university students)

 Children (Student): KRW 6,000 (limited to elementary, middle, high school students)

 Groups of at least 20 adults: KRW 7,000 (including university students)

 Groups of at least 20 children: KRW 5,000 (elementary, middle, high school students)

 ※ For groups, when the number of applicants per team is less than 30 they can be processed together with individual applicants. We ask for your understanding regarding this.

 ※ For elementary, middle, and high school students, teachers in charge (1 teacher for every 10 students) are free.


 DDP Tour Guide + DDP Tour Guide brochure

Languages available

  Korean, English


 After sending the “DDP Reservation Tour Application Form” via e-mail (ddptour@seouldesign.or.kr): 

 - We will send you a “Reservation Confirmation” message to confirm your tour reservation.

No. of participants

 Groups of 20 to 40 individuals

   ex) Reservation for 68 individuals → 2 groups of 34 individuals each


Your reservation is complete only once you have received the reservation confirmation email.

※ Please note that, for the sake of safe and smooth tour operation, intoxicated guests are not permitted to participate in tours. 

● Discount Rates and Notes


  At the DDP Tour Desk, on-site payment will be processed after assembling 

  (※ Cash and credit card payment is accepted / wire transfers and advance payment are not accepted)

Discount and Eligibility

for Free Tour 

  Any individual eligible for a discount or free tour should submit the necessary documents to the DDP Field Tour personnel before the tour starts, at the time of payment. More than one discount may not be applied at one time.

 (※ On Culture Day, combining discounts is allowed)

25% Discount

 1.Individuals 65 years and older

 2. Disabled individual who are categorized in the 4th-6th grades of the [Act on Welfare of Persons with Disabilities]

Eligibility for Free Tour

 1. National Meritorious Persons (Meritorious individual and one accompanying individual) pursuant to the [Act on the Honorable Treatment of and Support for Persons, etc. of Distinguished Services to the State]

 2. Disabled individual who are categorized in the 1st-3rd grades of the [Act on Welfare of Persons with Disabilities], the individual with disabilities and one accompanying individual

 3.Basic Livelihood Security Recipients and Children


 1. 50% discount applied all day on the last Wednesday of every month [Culture Day] (can be combined with other discounts)

    For general and student groups, when combined with 25% discount units of 10s of won are dropped off ex) 50%discount on KRW 3,750 → KRW 1,800

Notices for Group Tour Leaders

One leader is arranged for free for each 20 group participants, and the leaders must accompany and guide the group while the tour is in progress.

 1. When coming for a preliminary visit, please visit the DDP Tour Desk. 

 2. When coming for a preliminary visit, not additional products, parking tickets, or tours are provided.

    ※ DDP Tour Desk Location: DDP Museum(B2F) tour ticket office inside gate M1


1. When a DDP Field Tour overlaps with a reserved guided tour, the DDP Field Tour may be canceled.

 2. The DDP Field Tour ticket does not cover admission to exhibitions or events at the DDP.

 3. The DDP is closed on Mondays and Sundays. Accordingly, no DDP Field Tours are held on those days.

 4. Please bring your own earphones to use with the receiver that is distributed to tour participants.

 5. Please be careful not to misplace or damage the receiver.

    ※ In the event you are found to be responsible for damaging or losing the equipment, you may be charged for repairs.

 6. For information on parking, please refer to the DDP website (About Us > Directions > Parking) or contact the DDP Parking Customer Center (+82-2-2153-0141).

 7. Access to DDP without authorization from the management officer may be prohibited by the security team. Please contact the tour desk in advance.

Hourly Parking

KRW 400 per 5 minutes

(KRW 4,800 per hour)

Visit the DDP Parking Customer Center

(Information Center)

on B2F to receive parking discounts

Visitors of exhibitions, events and shops

 (※ show DDP receipts for proof of purchase: one per vehicle)

1 hour of free parking with purchase of KRW 20,000 or more

2 hours of free parking with purchase of KRW 50,000 or more

  ※ Present receipt at DDP Parking Customer Center to receive parking discount.

● Inquiries



Operating hours

 Tuesday-Saturday 10:00-19:00



 ※ During busy periods, it may be difficult to reach us by phone. 

 ※ Recommend that you contact us via email to ensure a prompt response.


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