See & Do
Ihwa Mural Village is a picturesque neighborhood that is famous for its colorful murals and an abundance of cool cafes and shops. It is located near Naksan Park and the neighborhood was revitalized through the 2006 "Art in the City" public art project. Dozens of artists came together to beautify the neighborhood with public artworks, drawings, and murals. Ihwa Mural Village has served as a filming location for many popular K-dramas and movies.
Walking Tour Course – Ihwa-dong and a Walk through History
Hyehwa Station (subway line 4) exit 3 → ①Seoul Hamchunwonji Garden → ②Daehan Medical Center (Seoul National University Museum of Medicine) → ③Main Building of the Old National Industrial Institute → ④Lock Museum → ⑤Ehwajang House → ⑥Ihwa Art Street → ⑦Hongdeogi Field → ⑧Naksan Park and Palgakjeong Pavilion → ⑨Marronnier Park → ⑩Old Administration Building of Seoul National University → Daehak-ro
※ Measures to Take When Visiting Ihwa Mural Village
Although Ihwa Mural Village is very popular with tourists, the area is a residential neighborhood where people actually live. Please keep that and the following measures in mind when you visit the village. We ask that you make your trip to Ihwa a quiet trip.
- Please keep noise levels to a minimum (e.g. no loud voices, horsing around, filming, etc.)
- Please do not litter
- Please keep group visits small, with a maximum of 10 visitors
- Please do not use microphones, megaphones, or loudspeakers
- Please do not take photos or film the interiors of houses, even if the doors are open