World Trade Center Seoul (WTC Seoul) commonly known as the COEX, is a building complex centered around the COEX Convention & Exhibition Center on Teheranno in Samseong-dong, Gangnam-gu district of Seoul. It contains the ASEM Tower, the Trade Tower, and the COEX InterContinental Seoul. The 54-story building Trade Tower was built in 1988 with a height of 228 meters (748 feet), and is one of the tallest buildings in South Korea.
COEX Convention & Exhibition Center
Trade Tower COEX Mall - underground shopping center and Kimchi Field Museum COEX Aquarium
COEX Artium - opened in April 2009, it is a theatre dedicated to musicals
COEX InterContinental hotel
Oakwood Premier COEX Center - a luxury serviced residence
City Airport Tower Korea City Air Terminal
Grand InterContinental Hotel
Hyundai Department Store
In popular culture
The interior of the penthouse of the Oakwood Premier COEX Center was used as a filming location for the Paris home, in the first three episode, of male lead, Han Ki-joo played by Park Shin-yang, in Seoul Broadcasting System (SBS)'s drama Lovers in Paris.
One scene of PSY's Gangnam Style music video was filmed on the top of ASEM Tower with the Trade Tower for its background.
Legally Blonde, The Musical: 16 November 2012 to 17 March 2013, CoexArtium, starring Jung Eun-ji of A Pink.
The 836-meter (914-yard) section of sidewalk along Yeongdong Boulevard from exit No.5 of Samseong Station on Seoul Subway Line 2, outside Convention & Exhibition Center and ASEM Tower is designated as a smoke-free zone by the Seoul Metropolitan Government.