Daejeon National Cemetery [국립대전현충원]

Designated Survivor: 60 Days (2019)

It is at this cemetery that the ‘Memorial Ceremony for the Victims of the National Assembly Building Bombing’ takes place in episode 5 of Designated Survivor: 60 Days (60일, 지정생존자) (tvN, 2019).

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Daejeon National Cemetery [국립대전현충원], which was completed in 1985, is a South Korean national cemetery for Korean veterans and Koreans with distinguished lifetime achievements. It was established when the Seoul National Cemetery reached its full capacity, and is thus South Korea’s second national cemetery.
It is located in Daejeon’s neighborhood Gap-dong [갑동] in the Yuseong District [Yuseong-gu/유성구].

Address
23-1 San, Gap-dong, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, South Korea
대전광역시 유성구 갑동 산23-1
Geolocation: 36.369464, 127.294854

Getting here
Hyuncheongwon Station [현충원역], Daejeon Subway Line 1
The ‘Patriotic Spirit Shuttle Bus Service’ runs between this station and the cemetery.

— submitted by Marion KDL

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The cemetery is open to the public. March-October: 06:00-18:00 November-February: 07:00-18:00