Corpse removal exit at Seodaemun Prison History Museum

Corpse removal exit tunnel

The corpses removal exit is a secret tunnel used by the Japanese to discretely dispose of activists after being executed at the nearby execution building. It was here were the dead bodies of independence activists were disposed. Japanese imperialists used this tunnel to conceal their activities.

The tunnel was discovered in 1992. Approximately 40 meters (131 feet) of the secret exit and tunnel were resorted.