On his way to his hideout, Yoon Tae-hyeong (Kim Tae-hoon) stops by briefly at the observation deck of this observatory to take in the view in episode 5 of My Unfamiliar Family ([아는 건 별로 없지만] 가족입니다) (tvN, 2020). In episode 6, Kim Eun-hee (Han Ye-ri) and Park Chan-hyeok (Kim Ji-suk) also stop here on their way to track down Tae-hyeong (who is also Eun-hee’s brother-in-law).
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— briefly featured in episode 1 of We Don’t Bite: Villains In The Countryside (런닝맨) (tvN, 2021)
Goheung Space Launch Observatory [고흥우주발사전망대] is an observation deck located 50m above Namyeolhaei Beach [남열해돋이해수욕장] in the village of Namyeol [Namyeol-ri/남열리] in Goheung County’s Yeongnam Township [Yeongnam-myeon/영남면]. It boasts facilities such as a ‘space library’ and a ‘space experience hall’ next to a movie theater, a family playroom, a lounge and a café, as well as two observatories and the outdoor observation deck seen in My Unfamiliar Family.
The Naro Space Center [나로우주센터], a South Korean spaceport operated by the state-run Korea Aerospace Research Institute, is located 15km away by sea and can be seen from this location. Naro Space Center is where South Korea’s first rocket into space was launched with the Russo-South Korean Naro-1 rocket in 2009. The next launch is planned for 2021.
70-2 Haemaji-ro, Namyeol-ri, Yeongnam-myeon, Goheung-gun, Jeollanam-do, South Korea
전남 고흥군 영남면 해맞이로 840
(영남면 남열리 77-7)
Geolocation: 34.585051, 127.492359
— submitted by Marion KDL