Yeouido Hangang Swimming Pool
Don't expect to get much swimming done at this summertime only outdoor pool complex which is typically flooded with locals just wanting...
Yeouido Full Gospel Church
Founded in 1958, this giant Pentecostal church, with some 830,000 members, has been based on Yeouido since 1973. A visit during the...
An old shoe factory is the location for one of Seoul’s top independent coffee-roaster and cafe operations. Drinks are made using the...
1 Uisadang-daero Yeongdeungpo-gu · interesting places nearby
National Assembly information
Home to South Korea’s parliament since 1975, the pleasant grounds here with a fountain and an elaborate hanok (traditional wooden house; used for official functions) are worth a wander. The interior of the green domed building can be viewed only as part of a tour – apply three days in advance via the website.
The central Rotunda Hall is impressive as is the Plenary Chamber where the MPs sit, but on weekends, only the separate Memorial Hall section of the complex is open.