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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there to see the SOMA museum in 30 minutes. We spent 90 minutes look at all the statues outside in the park.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sipivu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's interesting and pretty. I was there in winter, so there was an ice rink with many people ice skating. There are some coffee shops nearby as well. It's really good for children as well as adults.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank IvanaM2363
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is where the 1988 summer olympics was held. Easy to go to because there are two subway stations to get here -Mongchontoseong and Olympic Park. You can see sports stadiums, forests and grassy fields. I highly recommend to check out the lone tree.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Derick G
Reviewed January 10, 2019

The only problem with this lovely park is that in sub zero temperatures it’s impossible to walk round all of it. There is a monument with lots of information about how the games came to Seoul as well as names of all the gold medal...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Liz P
Reviewed November 27, 2018

The Olympic Park is most beautiful in autumn, particularly towards sunset. There are two main entrances, Previously I came out from Metro station 813 on Line 8 (Monchontoseong) and could see the Olympic arch right in front of me. However this time I came out...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank yipjcs88
Reviewed November 25, 2018

We visited on a fine autumn day. Autumn foliage was everywhere and made the park so beautiful. It is a big place, so it does not feel crowded. We started from the Mongchontoseong Station and took a nice walk at the road beside the park...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Cheng Ing S
Reviewed November 24, 2018

When i visited this park in early autumn on a weekend afternoon, it was a hub of activity, with young families taking a stroll and youths hanging around the entrance at the southern entrance of the park. It is a spacious park that makes for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Onn11
Reviewed November 17, 2018

This is one of the nearest to be in if you want to be in a place where full of trees. It could be crowded especially during a festival or an event. A great escape for couples where needs to spend alone time.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gayan1991
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Pretty place to visit however if you were at the 2018 winter Olympics there is no reason to attend. A great deal of walking and your time could be spent seeing more interesting things in Seoul.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank UH60Girl
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Korea made Olympic park because of the Olympic game. 1988 in Korea there was Olympic game so they built it, but the people still using it very usefully. In the Olympic park there are concerts very often. such as singing concert or musical. also in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Chris-Chesterfield14
January 29, 2019|
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Response from Liz P | Reviewed this property |
Hi Chris. Sorry I don't know the answer as I didn't go to that area. Olympic Park is about a mile I'd guess from the Olympic Stadium and other sports arenas.
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Hi. first of all. The Seoul World Cup Stadium is very far from The Olympic park. it takes about 1 hour by public transportation. In Olympic park, you cannot enter stadium inside on common day, only there open special... More
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