Travelodge Myeongdong City Hall
Located at the heart of Seoul and a proud architectural monument of city, Seoul City Hall is a historical and architectural marvel.
First constructed in 1925, the building served as city hall until a new, modern structure was added in 2008. The historic building now houses the Seoul Metropolitan Library, while the new City Hall is now home to the city government.
The new City Hall is now an eco-friendly, contemporary building. Be wowed by one of the world’s largest vertical gardens – aptly named the Green Wall – as well as Metaseosa Seobeol, a symbolic art piece representing South Korea’s history and journey as a nation.
You can also take the Seoul City Hall’s glass elevator to see the full extravagance and beauty of the building. This will then take you to the eighth floor, where you can while an afternoon away at the Sky Plaza Gallery, a host to various art exhibitions.
Located directly in front of Seoul City Hall is the charming old City Hall, that has now been converted into a majestic library, which provides you with a place of peace and quiet.
Seoul Plaza is also situated within close proximity to Seoul City Hall. This plaza comes to life during the night as it hosts events and enchanting performances in the summer. During cold and chilly winter days, it is the perfect opportunity for visitors to have some fun on the outdoor skating rink while appreciating the beautiful winter wonderland.
Located just five minutes away by foot from Travelodge Myeongdong City Hall, this must-see spot is really convenient for guests to get to.