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  • Seoul Upcycling Plaza

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    Korea’s biggest upcycling complex cultural space opened to the public in Seongdong-gu, Seoul on September 5, 2017. With 2 basement floors and 5 floors above the ground for a total floor space of 16,530㎡, the entire upcycling process, from material donation and collection to processing, production, and sales, is carried out in this center. The building’s interior and exterior were designed so that everyone can experience upcycling culture.

    □ Main functions by facility

    Main functions by facility
    CategoryMain Content
    Recycling workshop (B1)Reclassification and processing of donated used goods as new products
    Material bank (B1)Collection, processing (washing), and sale of raw materials such as waste banners and fabrics
    Workroom (3F-4F)Product production and hands-on training by upcycling companies and artists
    Factory (1F)Space for creating, experimenting, and commercializing freely-upcycled materials and products
    Exhibition room (1F)Exhibition of works by famous upcycling artists
    Store (2F)Sale of upcycling and eco-friendly products, and donation of recyclables
    Education roomUpcycling experience programs and environmental education programs

    ○ Address: 49, Jadongchasijang-gil, Seongdong-du, Seoul
    ○ Directions: Get off at Janghanpyeong Station (Subway Line 5) and take the shuttle bus at exit 8 (9:00-17:30, departs every 30 minutes) Or walk about 10 minutes (about 800 meters)
    ○ Opening hours: Tuesday – Thursday, 10:00-18:00 / Friday and Saturday, 10:00-19:00 (closed on Mondays)
    ○ Admission fee: Free
    ○ Website : http://www.seoulup.or.kr/
    ○ Inquiries: 82-2-2153-0400

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza

    Seoul Upcycling Plaza