Myeongdong Cathedral [명동대성당]

Run On (2020-21); Devilish Joy (2018); Black Knight (2017-18); Beautiful Days (2001)

Ki Seon-gyeom (Im Si-wan) and Shin Mi-joo (Shin Se-kyung) walks pass this church in episode 2 of Run On (런온) (JTBC/Netflix, 2020-21).

Joo Gi-bbeum (Song Ha-yoon) and Gong Ma-sung (Choi Jin-hyuk) pass by here on their date in episode 15 of Devilish Joy (마성의 기쁨) (MBN/Dramax, 2018).

We see this cathedral multiple of times in Black Knight: The Man Who Guards Me (흑기사) (KBS2, 2017-18) (In fact every time somebody goes to Sharon Tailor): in episode 1, when Jung Hae-ra (Shin Se-kyung) was looking for an old tailor shop to get her dress in her ‘dream’, in episode 2, when Hae-ra and her friend were looking for Sharon’s (Seo Ji-hye) Boutique, in episode 3, when Hae-ra together with Moon Soo-ho (Kim Rae-won) are on their way to Sharon Tailor Shop and again it is again shown in episode 6.

Lee Min-chul (Lee Byung-hun) fetches Kim Yun-soo (Choi Ji-woo) from her art academy and brings here in episode 22 of Beautiful Days (아름다운 날들) (SBS, 2001), prays for her good health and proposes to her with the ring she had left at airport.

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Myeong-dong Cathedral [명동대성당 or 명동성당] is located in Seoul’s neighborhood Myeong [Myeong-dong/명동] in the Jung District [Jung-gu/중구].

In 2012, this site was selected as one of 100 regular filming locations for movies and dramas by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and the Seoul Film Counsil to be featured in the brochure The Places In Seoul Cinema Fell in Love With (영화가 사랑한 서울 촬영지 100선).

Address
74 Myeongdong-gil, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 중구 명동길 74
(명동2가 1-1)
Geolocation: 37.563240, 126.987217
Geolocation Run On: 37.564520, 126.986902

Getting here
Myeongdong Station [명동역], Seoul Subway Line 4, Exit 9 or 10
OR
Euljiro 3(sam)-ga [을지로3가역], Seoul Subway Line 2 and 3, Exit 12

— submitted by ruffeecola
— Photo taken by © ruffeecola, [Nov 2016]. View more of her photos of the location here.
Run On added by Marion KDL

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