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Mokpo Jayu Market (Namjin Night Market) (목포 자유시장 (남진야시장)) 목포 자유시장 (남진야시장)

  • +82-61-245-1615
122, Jayu-ro, Mokpo-si, Jeollanam-do (전라남도 목포시 자유로 122 (산정동))

Mokpo Jayu Market is located near Mokpo Station and is started out as a gathering of individual shops opened and operated by local owners. It was official recognized as a market in 1999, quickly growing in size after that; the market currently has over 220 shops. In continuation of the market's growth, the Namjin Night Market was started in 2015. The night market takes place on Friday and Saturday evenings and is filled with vendors selling popular marketplace foods.

Utilization information

・Information : • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 <br>(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese) <br /> • For more info: +82-61-245-1615

・Opening date : Jayu Market: September 21, 1999<br />Namjin Night Market: December 11, 2015

・Closed : N/A (Open all year round)

・Products Offered : Live seafood, dried seafood, clothing, sundries, etc.

・Restrooms : Available


Take a train from Seoul Station to Mokpo Station.

[Express/Intercity Bus]
Take a bus from Central City Terminal to Mokpo Bus Terminal.

[Local Bus]
Take Bus No. 15 or 500 from Mokpo Station to Jayu Market Bus Stop and walk approx. 3 min

Approx. 10 min from Mokpo Bus Terminal.
Approx. 5 min from Mokpo Station.

122, Jayu-ro, Mokpo-si, Jeollanam-do


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