Oil Tank Culture Park

Old Oil Reserve is Now Culture Space:Oil Tank Culture Park

In Fall 2017, a unique cultural space for citizens will open in Mapo, Seoul

Oil depot base for petroleum in the 1970s: The place people were not allowed to enter for the past 40 yrs

Designated as a Grade 1 Security Facility, the place was closed down as a dangerous facility during the 2002 World Cup

15 years later, the old, abandoned facility is reborn into a new space

Proudly Introducing: The Oil Tank Culture Park composed of 22 soccer field-sized culture spaces will host various cultural events in 6 tanks (T1-T6)

T1 Glass Pavilion / T2 Performance Hall T1 - a splendid performance and exhibition hall with a glass ceiling T2 - an outdoor stage and a performance hall on the basement floor

T3 Original Tank / T4 Complex Culture Space T3 - a space that retains the original shape of the oil tank T4 - a spectacular stage for performances and exhibitions with light entering through the hole in the ceiling

T5 Story Hall / T6 Information Exchange Center T5 - 40-year history of Mapo Oil Depot preserved at Story Hall T6 - A space for conference rooms and cafes, built with waste-based materials

From a secret base containing oil into a culture park with the people Come and See the New and Fabulous Oil Tank Culture Park!

#1. Old Oil Reserve is Now Culture Space:Oil Tank Culture Park

#2. In Fall 2017, a unique cultural space for citizens will open in Mapo, Seoul

#3. Oil depot base for petroleum in the 1970s: The place people were not allowed to enter for the past 40 yrs

#4. Designated as a Grade 1 Security Facility, the place was closed down as a dangerous facility during the 2002 World Cup

#5. 15 years later, the old, abandoned facility is reborn into a new space

#6. Proudly Introducing: The Oil Tank Culture Park composed of 22 soccer field-sized culture spaces will host various cultural events in 6 tanks (T1-T6)

#7.T1 Glass Pavilion / T2 Performance Hall
T1 – a splendid performance and exhibition hall with a glass ceiling
T2 – an outdoor stage and a performance hall on the basement floor

#8.T3 Original Tank / T4 Complex Culture Space
T3 – a space that retains the original shape of the oil tank
T4 – a spectacular stage for performances and exhibitions with light entering through the hole in the ceiling

#9. T5 Story Hall / T6 Information Exchange Center
T5 – 40-year history of Mapo Oil Depot preserved at Story Hall
T6 – A space for conference rooms and cafes, built with waste-based materials

#10. From a secret base containing oil into a culture park with the people
Come and See the New and Fabulous Oil Tank Culture Park!

▶ Oil Tank Culture Park