It is here that the team apprehends the suspect and accomplice involved in a bio-terrorism attack in episode 5 of Criminal Minds (크리미널 마인드) (tvN, 2017), as they were about to unleash the same – if not deadlier – concoction. Yoo Min-young’s (Lee Sun-bin) niece was also present at the same time, on a school outing.
The Independence Hall of Korea [독립기념관] is located in Cheonan, Chungcheonnam-do. It has 7 exhibition halls that cover various aspects of Korea’s history, from the prehistoric age and the Joseon Dynasty, to the Japanese colonial rule period, through to Korea’s independence. The Hall was opened on 15 August 1987, which also marked Korea’s National Liberation Day. Admission is free.
Address: 95, Sambang-ro, Mokcheon-eup, Dongnam-gu, Cheonan-si, Chungcheongnam-do
충청남도 천안시 동남구 목천읍 삼방로 95
Getting here: From Seoul, you can take the KTX to Cheonan-Asan station (천안아산역), walk to Asan station and take the subway to Cheonan station. A number of local buses depart from Cheonan Bus Terminal (천안종합버스터미널), and stops directly at the Hall.
— submitted by Mich