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Teheran-ro was named after Seoul’s sister city, Iran’s capital, Teheran.
Most of Korea’s major corporations are located here, lighting up the night sky. You can experience traditional Korean culture at the Korea Cultural House, enjoy great performances at the LG Art Center.
If you feel like you haven’t gotten a sense about what Korea is all about, then Teheran-ro is the place to come!
Teheran-ro was named after Seoul's sister city, Tehran, which is the capital of Iran. Most of Korea's major corporations are located here, lighting up the night view of the sky. You can experience traditional Korean culture at Korea Cultural House and enjoy great performances at LG Art Center.
Teheran-ro has been called the center of Korean IT industry since 1995. Many IT venture companies, such as Ahn Lab, THRU-net, Netian, etc selected Teheran-ro area for their offices. It is often called as Teheran Valley, named after Silicon Valley of California.
Representative landmarks of Teheran-ro include LG Art Center and Gangnam Finance Center. LG Art Center is the cultural hub in the middle of Gangnam where we can appreciate quality performances. POSCO Tower is also famous for its outdoor art piece named ‘Amabel’ of Frank Stella. Inside the tower, POSCO Art Museum((www.poscoartmuseum.org) is housed with the collection of ‘Cheori Cheolcheol-TV Chandelier, TV Tree’ by Nam June Paik.
If you feel like you haven't gotten a sense about what Korea is all about, then Teheran-ro is the place for you to come!
Address: Teheran-ro, Gangnam-gu, Seoul Street running from Gangnam Station to Samseong Station
Direction: Line 2 Gangnam Station, Yeoksam Station, Seolleung Station
Always exciting and fun, this multi-purpose shopping mall is great for shopping, eating, and entertainment.
Department store located in Teheran-ro, the center of Gangnam.
Get trendy fashion items at amazingly affordable prices right at the Gangnam subway station.
Gangnam’s main shopping street is always filled with Seoul’s energetic youth.
Experience and learn about traditional Korean culture. On offer are handson cultural experiences, art performances and other cultural activities.
A world-class multi-purpose theater.
An indoor aquarium to enjoy with your family and friends.
A stage in Gangnam station for performances and events.
Come here for an expansive view of the night skyline. The bar opens till 1 am.
A western restaurant at the Intercontinental Hotel with a stylish interior and extensive wine menu.