Seoul Forest

Park in Dongdaemun & Eastern Seoul

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A hunting ground in Joseon times, this large park offers a number of family-friendly attractions, including a sika deer enclosure, adventure playgrounds, butterfly and insect gardens, wetlands and a skate park. Beside the east gate you'll find Under Stand Avenue, a row of shipping containers repurposed into cafes, shops and social enterprises.