Freedom Park Square [자유공원 광장]
Kang Tae-mu (Ahn Hyo-seop) asks Shin Ha-ri (Kim Se-jeong) for marriage at a walkway that leads up to this square in final episode 12 of Business Proposal/A Business Proposal/Sanaematsun (사내맞선) (SBS/Netflix, 2022).
Kim Shin (Gong Yoo) and Ji Eun-tak (Kim Go-eun) come here for a walk in episode 8 of Goblin/Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (쓸쓸하고 찬란하神 – 도깨비) (tvN, 2016-17). Eun-Tak is jealous and let’s it show in taking off alone and leaving Shin behind. This happens nearly right in front of the little convenience store opposite of which Eun-Tak takes a break from job hunting in episode 1 and accidentally summons Shin here – Shin refers to this place as “the park where she summoned me the second time” in episode 9.
(Former) Jemulpo Club Building [제물포구락부]
After having saved Jung Young-joo (Choo Yeong-woo) from doing something stupid, Kim Yo-han (Gong Ki-joon) and Jin Ji-won (Cho Yi-hyun) meet up at this park in episode 14 of School 2021 (Hakgyo 2021/학교 2021) (KBS2, 2021-22) and both spend a happy and relieved moment on top of the stairs that join Jemulpo Club [제물포구락부] with Jayugongwon-ro [자유공원로].
In episode 13 of Goblin/Guardian: The Lonely and Great God (쓸쓸하고 찬란하神 – 도깨비) (tvN, 2016-17), Kim Shin (Gong Yoo) —the loyal general— and the Grim Reaper (Lee Dong-wook) —the king— meet up in front of this building, the Jemulpo Club [제물포구락부]. Originally, the Grim Reaper only wants to warn Shin about Ji Eun-tak’s (Ji Eun-tak (Kim Go-eun) upcoming death but finally they talk it out between general and king. It is also here where Kim Shin asks Eun-tak for marriage in final episode 16.
Also seen in Hello My Teacher/Biscuit Teacher and Star Candy (건빵선생과 별사탕 / 건빵 선생과 별사탕) (SBS, 2005).
Lee Hye-young (Jung Ga-ram) —on his bike— and Hwang Sun-o (Song Kang) –driven by his chauffeur– both take this street to go to school in episode 1 of Love Alarm (좋아하면 울리는) (Netflix, 2019).
In episode 2 of The Universe’s Star/The Star of the Universe (우주의 별이), the first story of the mini-series/drama trilogy Three Colors of Fantasies (세가지 색 판타지) (MBC/Naver 2017), we learn that Woo-Joo (Suho of EXO-K) goes jogging at Jayugongwon-ro [자유공원로] every day and we see ghost Byul-Yi (Ji-Woo) follow him happily on a bike.
Freedom Park MacArthur General Statue [자유공원 맥아더장군동상] constitutes the Southern part of Incheon Jayu Park/Incheon Freedom Park [인천자유공원]. It is located in Incheon’s neighborhood Sinpo-dong[신포동] in the Jung-gu [중구] district. The convenience store seen in Goblin is located right at the border of Freedom Park MacArthur General Statue [자유공원 맥아더장군동상]. The northern border of this park is constituted by the street Jayugongwon-ro [자유공원로] and the southern border by Jayugongwonnam-ro [자유공원남로] at which the Jemulpo Club [제물포구락부] is located.
Address Incheon Freedom Park [인천자유공원]
1-1, Songhak-dong 1-ga, Jung-gu, Incheon
인천 중구 송학동1가 1-1
Geolocation: 37.474776, 126.623728
Address Freedom Park Square [자유공원 광장]
25 Jayugongwonnam-ro, Jung-gu, Incheon
인천 중구 자유공원남로 25
Geolocation Business Proposal: 37.475224, 126.623064
Address Convenience store
인천광역시 중구 자유공원남로 49
(중구 전동 35-13)
Geolocation: 37.475062, 126.624196
Jemulpo Club [제물포구락부]
25 Jayugongwonnam-ro, Songhak-dong 1(il)-ga, Jung-gu, Incheon
인천광역시 중구 자유공원남로 25
(인천광역시 중구 송학동1가 11-1 제물포구락부)
Geolocation: 37.474622, 126.622525
Geolocation: 37.475665, 126.622618
Incheon Station [인천역], Seoul Subway Line 1/Suin Line, Exit 1
(ca. 10 min. walk)
From Incheon Art Platform On Foot
If you’re coming from Incheon Art Platform (IAP) [인천아트플랫폼]
➜ Turn right by the street sign and the mini clock tower.
➜ Walk straight and up the stairs. Look for the statue of General MacArthur.
— submitted by Marion KDL
— Directions added by Sheela