Jamae Neighborhood Park [자매근린공원]

Undercover (2021); Navillera (2021)

While taking his dog for a walk, Han Jung-hyun/Lee Suk-kyu (Ji Jin-hee) is kidnapped at this park in episode 13 of Undercover (Eondeokeobeo/언더커버) (JTBC, 2021). In episode 14, his children Han Seung-Goo (Yoo Seon-ho) and Han Seung-mi (Lee Jae-in) look for him here and only find their dog.

Sim Deok-chool (Park In-hwan) regularly trains at this park in Navillera/Like A Butterfly (나빌레라) (tvN, 2021) from episode 2 onward. [SPOILER] It is also here that he gifts his car to his niece in episode 4, that he cannot recognize Lee Chae-Rok (Song Kang) for the first time in episode 8 and where he makes acquaintances with Yang Ho-beom (Kim Kwon) and supports him to get back on track in episode 11.

Kang Min-ho (Jung Kyoung-ho) meets up with Na Ok-Hyun (Jo Eun-ji) at this park in episode 13 of Beating Again/Falling in Love with Soon Jung/Falling for Innocence (순정에 반하다) (JTBC, 2015) and tells her about his dreams that revolve around the death of Ma Dong-Wook (Jin Goo).

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Jamae Neighborhood Park [자매근린공원/자매공원], also known as Ankara Park [앙카라공원], is a ‘Sister City Park’ that commemorates the establishment of Seoul and Ankara’s sisterhood affiliation in 1971. The park, which officially opened on 1st May 1977, is located in in Seoul’s neighborhood Yeouido [Yeouido-dong/여의도동] in the Yeongdeungpo District [Yeondeungpo-gu/영등포구].

The park houses a “traditional Turkish vineyard house” built on 28th August 1995 and opened on 26th July 1995 with a permanent exhibition of Turkish folk art.

Jinju Apartment Complex [진주아파트] sits east off this park and in walking distance to/from it as well as Taplay — Yeouido Branch [탭플레이 여의도점] and Lotte Castle Ivy Yeouido [롯데캐슬아이비].

Address
166 Uisadang-daero, Yeongdeungpo-gu, Seoul, South Korea
서울특별시 영등포구 의사당대로 지하 166
(여의도동 56)
Geolocation: 37.517512, 126.930191

Getting here
Saetgang Station [샛강역], Seoul Subway Line 9, Exit 3
(2 min. walk)

— submitted by Thom Musni on 14 June 2021, with details by Marion KDL

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