Seoul Shinmun [서울신문]

A Man Called God (2010)

This building appears as the office of ‘Korea Morning Paper’, the workplace of journalist Jin Bo-bae (Han Chae-young) in A Man Called God (신이라 불리운 사나이) (MBC, 2010) –– first seen in episode 2 when Hwang Woo-hyun (Kim Min-jong) drops her off in front of the building.

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Seoul Shinmun [서울신문] is the headquarter building of Korea’s oldest daily newspaper The Seoul Shinmun (which translates to The Seoul Newspaper) located along Sejong-daero in Seoul’s neighborhood Myeong-dong [명동] in the Jung District [Jung-gu/중구].

Established as Daehan Maeil Sinbo (The Korea Daily News) in 1904, it was subsequently renamed in 1910, and then to its current name on November 22, 1945.

124 Sejong-daero, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 중구 세종대로 124
(태평로1가 25)
Geolocation: 37.567385, 126.977838

Getting here
City Hall Station [시청역], Seoul Subway Lines 1 and 2, Exit 4
(2 min. walk)

— submitted by Marion KDL

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