See & Do
Central City is a multi-purpose complex, which is very accessible as three different subway lines pass through it, namely Line 3 and 7 as well as Line 9, which connects to Incheon International Airport and Gimpo International Airport. Central City is often referred to as Express Bus Terminal, because of its bus terminal that connects with 70 local cities. With a daily floating population of over half a million, Central City features a wide variety of facilities including shopping, leisure, cultural, accommodation and public facilities.
Central City features various cultural venues as well as a shopping mall. Young Plaza on the first basement level houses a multiplex and a bookstore, and Central Park on the first floor stages varied performances. Cinus Central cinema is a leading venue in Young Plaza featuring six screens with a capacity of 1,320. Meanwhile Youngpoong Bookstore Gangnam branch is Korea’s largest bookstore which houses around 200,000 volumes, and features library-like tables allowing customers to read books comfortably.
Places such as Joy Max, which is a video game arcade offering 3D simulation games, and Sinnara Records Store have also become popular as new cultural venues. There are other facilities also well worth a visit, such as a gallery on the ninth floor and a luxury hall “Marquis Plaza” on the second to fourth floors featuring luxury name-brand boutiques. Along with Shinsegae Department Store and the world-class hotel chain, Marriott Hotel, these create a glamorous zone of luxury. The Central City complex has now become a cultural paradise that features a wide variety of convenient facilities, including a wedding hall, a millennium hall for large-scale banquets and conventions, a food court, themed cafés, restaurants, banks and a hospital.