The skating rink at Seoul Plaza, which was closed last year for the safety of citizens who participated in candlelight vigils, opened in two years.
From the first day of its opening, many citizens gathered to soothe last winter’s regrets. The admission fee is 1,000 won, but it is free on this day.
The skating rink will run for 66 days until February 25, 2018. Open from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and holidays. Christmas Eve and the day of the year, the last day of the year, will be extended until 12:30 a.m.
The Seoul Plaza is a popular winter resort with a cumulative attendance of 2,344,000 from 2004 to 2017. On average, 195,000 people enjoyed skating in the middle of the city.
Seoul Plaza was established in 2004, and is located by Seoul City Hall. The plaza is shaped like the full moon. Seoul Plaza hosts a wide array of cultural events including concerts and exhibitions for residents and visitors. The plaza transforms into an outdoor skating rink every winter, a popular attraction in the city.
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The facility houses one rink for beginners and one for advanced skaters, and also hosts various events during its operating hours. There are also convenient facilities like skate rental, outdoor rest area, and outdoor standing area for ice skaters and spectators.
Ice skaters at the rink must wear gloves, and the plaza also offers a training program to teach interested individuals how to have fun while skating safely. To learn how to skate, visit the website to register for a training session in advance.
Sunday-Thursday 10:00-21:30 / Friday-Saturday & holidays 10:00-23:00. Refer to the website for more info.
Available (Public parking lot)
Credit Cards Accepted
1,000 won per hour (Skate rental included)