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Olympic Park and Stadium

The Seoul Olympic Park, or Olpark, was built to host the 1988 Summer Games, located in Songpa-gu, Bangi-dong. It is home to Jamsil Olympic Stadium, the main stadium built for the summer games. The arena occasionally hosts shows, such as the Michael Jackson concert, and other attractions include the Seoul Olympic Museum, Mongchon Fortress and the World Peace Gate.

Website: www.sosfo.or.kr/english/park/index.asp

Transport: Subway line 2, Jamsil Station and Jamsillaru Station. Subway line 5 Olympic Park Station. Subway line 8, Mongchon Tosong Station.