National Souvenir Center – Seoulistic

National Souvenir Center


If we’re talking safe bets, the National Souvenir Center is full of them. Since this souvenir shop in Korea is operated by the Korea Tourism Organization and the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, you can be quite sure they’re not trying to rip you off. It may feel like cheating to buy all your souvenirs so easily, but the multi-lingual staff and the decent prices make it a deal you can’t refuse. This is probably the best place to go if you’re wondering what souvenirs to buy in Korea.

Operating Hours:
9:30AM - 8:30PM
14, Jongno-gu, Insadong 5-gil, Seoul, South Korea
Subway Station:
Anguk Station (Line 3)

Keith Kim is a Korean-American who has been living in Korea for almost a decade. Being in a unique position as both a Korean and a non-Korean, he's put all his experience and knowledge for surviving in Korea in Survival Korean . Read it to learn how you can survive in Korea. Follow him on Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram.