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Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)

  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)
  • Daehangno Street (University Street) (대학로)

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  • Information
    Introduction
    Daehangno Street, known as the street for young people, is the former location of Seoul National University. In the 1980s, many theater groups started moving to Daehangno, and it soon developed into a cultural center. In a short period of time, movie theaters, live-cafes, regular cafes and pubs sprung up, and it grew into an entertainment district. Its popularity is still maintained by famous small theaters such as Parangsae (Blue Bird) Theater and Hakjeong Theater, and some 30 additional theaters have concentrated here to contribute in keeping Daehangno as the root of performance art in Korea.

    The center of Daehangno, Marronnier Park, has frequent live acts and dance performances by young people. This is why Daehangno is called the “Play Mecca” and “Young Street” as well. Another reason Daehangno became so popular with young people is the various interesting sights and food to be found here. Many restaurants, fast food joints, cafes, and bars are concentrated here, making it convenient for people to find something to do after plays and live-performances. Its unique atmosphere and space continues to be loved by many young people.

    Telephone
    +82-2-2148-1812

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Parking Facilities
    Limited parking spaces, use of public transportation is recommended.

    Restrooms
    Available

    Korean Info. Service
    Marronnier park, museum, concert hall, etc.

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