Sejong Bookstore: Korean-Language Books & Magazines

Sejong Bookstore

Address: 3250 W Olympic Blvd 90006
Phone Number: 323-735-7374

Sejong Moon-go (세종문고) is the Korean bookstore on the third floor of the Koreatown Galleria mall on the southeast corner of Western and Olympic.

Carries a few Japanese and Korean magazines (Vogue, Junior…), children’s books, novels… Past issues of imported magazines are sold at a discount.

The Face Shop in Koreatown LA

The Face Shop @ Madang

Address: 621 S Western Ave 90005
Phone Number: (213) 389-3360

Branch of the South Korean cosmetics chain FaceShop. This location shares space with Chocolate Chair on the ground floor of Madang on Western Avenue, just north of Wilshire.

TheFaceShop products are available to order online with free worldwide shipping.

Chois Records: Kpop Albums

Galleria’s Choice Music

Address: 3250 W Olympic Blvd 90006
Phone Number: (323) 373-0008

Choice Music is a small, quiet store inside Koreatown Galleria with good prices on a vast selection of Kpop CDs and Kdrama DVDs. They also sell posters, lightsticks pens and other merchandise featuring popular Korean stars.

Nature Republic: Koreatown LA

Nature Republic

Address: 3785 Wilshire Blvd 90010
Phone Number: (213) 425-2177

Nature Republic opened a location on the ground floor of the Solair Building in Summer 2015. The company also has a store in Santee Alley downtown Los Angeles. Nature Republic (네이처리퍼블릭) is a South Korean cosmetics brand that was established in the year 2009. The brand’s tagline is “A Sense of the Beginning.” Luhan is in front of the store. Open seven days a week, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm.

SM TOWN MUSEUM: KOREATOWN LA

SMTOWN MUSEUM

Address: 607 S Oxford Ave 90005
Phone Number: Not submitted

The establishment of an SMTown Museum in Los Angeles was announced in 2013, with the building being purchased in July. The space was formerly occupied by the Orchid Club on the southwest corner of 6th Street & Oxford Avenue, a few steps away from the CVS, the Metro subway station, and the Madang Mall.

Dancejoa Kpop Dance Classes in Koreatown LA

Dancejoa LA

Address: 3859 W 6th St 90020
Phone Number: (213) 298-0099

Kpop / Hiphop Choreography Dance Studio in Koreatown LA.

The Face Shop in Koreatown LA

The Face Shop @ City Center

Address: 3500 W 6th St 90020
Phone Number: (213) 480-3223

This location is on the 2nd floor of the City Center mall on 6th Street. It is usually open seven days a week, from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm.

TheFaceShop products are also available to order online with free worldwide shipping.

BB cream, nail polish, eyebrow trimmers, hair brushes…

Fancy House: Kpop Merch Store

Fancy House (Le Cards)

Address: 928 S Western Ave 90006
Phone Number: (213) 389-5253

Fancy House is a Korean-run gift store inside Koreatown Plaza carrying stationery and knickknacks such as Hello Kitty chopsticks (for babies), Kpop keychains, stickers, and origami paper. It’s the shop by the food court. Has no EXO calendars but does have many other EXO items such as posters, socks, post-it pads, pens, file folders… Also has modern greeting cards with traditional Korean motifs.

In 2010, the Los Angeles City Council formally declared Koreatown's borders as Western Avenue, Olympic Boulevard, Vermont Avenue, and 3rd Street, with a business corridor on Western from 3rd to Rosewood Avenue.