Kim Il-sung Square, Pyongyang

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The largest plaza in North Korea, Kim Il-sung Square takes central stage for military parades and other national celebrations. A massive area, the square boasts several buildings, including the national art gallery. On the opposite side, across the river, a landmark tower boldly overlooks the wide square. Some say the space can host over 100,000 people at once. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Pyongyang holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Kim Il-sung Square and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This square is used for most of the colourful marching displays. The markings on the square show the participants their positioning. Impressive expanse for public displays.  more »
  • Find here all parades place and see you on each tile polka dots and numbers, so everyone exactly there, where he/she must stand. Any (elite) Korean should be here even to participate, they find a kind of ' honour '.
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  • You cannot avoid being and seeing this square during the visit to Pyongyang. When I visited the square, two days before the national party holiday, it was full with people who were rehearsing the perf...  more »
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  • Amazing place to respect our glorious leader. I had a little bit of snot inside my nose, so I did a snot rocket on the ground, and the authorities detained me for that. I’m currently writing this from a detention camp. Other than that, it was AMAZING.
  • Great place to worship our eternal leader of glorious Korea. I accidentally coughed there, and my family and home village was murdered, and I was imprisoned for 6 years, but this square is still amazing despite that.
  • The Best squarer I have ever been to. Even better then red squarer. Supreme leader would be proud
  • Tu hermano and I would have been able to get into the new group name is it that
  • You gotta respect the leader in order to go in but a security member might chop your dick but at the end of day,ALL HAIL OUR GLORIOUS LEADER

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