Taekwondo, one of Korea's national martial arts, has been gaining international recognition in recent years. At the ... More
(Kukkiwon) Taekwondo Memorial Hall
Taekwondo, one of Korea's national martial arts, has been gaining international recognition in recent years. At the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics, it debuted as a medal sport. Come here to learn more about the history and significance of this martial art. Around 3,000 items relating to Taekwondo are on display, including trophies from international and national meets, uniforms, medals, newspaper articles, pendants, victory flags, and written tributes. Admission is free.
Located in downtown Seoul, across from City Hall, this palace was built as the main residence for the kings of
the early Chosun Dynasty. Among all the palaces in Seoul, this palace exhibits the first Western style building, Sokjojon, ...
Built in 1969, The Seoul Tower, located at the peak of Mt. Namsan is 370 meters tall. Seen from every
corner of the city, it was originally built for the purpose of broadcasting television and radio signals. However, in ...
Opened in 1985 and standing 63 stories high, this building is the tallest in Seoul. It serves as a major
attraction where you can get the best panoramic views of the capital. Within the building, there are offices, restaurants, ...