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Officially designated Korean Historical Sites, Treasures, National Treasures, and Monuments both national, provincial, and municipal.
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Image for Historic Site 324: Former Seodaemun Prison, Seoul, South Koreaview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesHistoric Site 324: Former Seodaemun Prison, Seoul, South Korea

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This is a historical prison is now open to te public as a museum and place of preservation of collective memory.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Seoul, Korea

date approved: 11/16/2018

last visited: never

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Korean Historic SitesNational Treasure 1: Sungnyemun - Seoul

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Sungnyemun, officially, or Namdaemun commonly, is National Treasure 1. Built in 1398, it was one of three gates in Seoul's protective wall. On Feb. 10, 2008, the two-tiered wooden gate house was destroyed by arson, and is now under reconstruction.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 6/14/2009

last visited: 4/5/2020

Image for Historic Site 258: Seoul Railroad Station  -  Seoul, Koreaview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesHistoric Site 258: Seoul Railroad Station - Seoul, Korea

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Seoul Station was completed in 1925 by the occupying Japanese Imperial Forces, during the years of brutal oppression. Tsukamoto Yasushi also designed Tokyo Station, which this resembles. A new, modern station is adjacent, and this will be a museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 6/26/2009

last visited: 3/10/2018

Image for Historic Site 257: Unhyeongung  -  Seoul, Koreaview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesHistoric Site 257: Unhyeongung - Seoul, Korea

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Now surrounded by the great city of Seoul, Unhyeongung (small palace) was the home of young Gojong who later became Emperor in the Joseon Dynasty. Some parts of the palace grounds date from the 1300's with major additions in the 19th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 7/5/2009

last visited: 12/23/2017

Image for National Treasure 2:  Wongaksa Pagoda  -  Seoulview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesNational Treasure 2: Wongaksa Pagoda - Seoul

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Wongaksa Pagoda is a fabulous ten-storied stone pagoda, was originally at Gyeongbokgung Palace, but now located in Seoul's Tapgol Park, enclosed in thick protective shielding. It dates from 1467 as one of the finest example of Joeson era pagoda art.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Korea

date approved: 6/14/2009

last visited: 7/19/2015

Image for Site of Home of Kim Okgyun - Gwangjeong-ri, Koreaview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesSite of Home of Kim Okgyun - Gwangjeong-ri, Korea

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Although there are no longer any buildings here, this site has been preserved out of historical interest for this revolutionist. Kim Okgyun who was born here, and was eventually assassinated while in route to Shanghai.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/30/2012

last visited: never

Image for Daejeon Cultural Property 44 - Evangelist's Village (&#50724;&#51221;&#46041; &#49440;&#44368;&#49324;&#52492;)  -  Daejeon, Koreaview gallery

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Korean Historic SitesDaejeon Cultural Property 44 - Evangelist's Village (&#50724;&#51221;&#46041; &#49440;&#44368;&#49324;&#52492;) - Daejeon, Korea

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This historic site, on the campus of Hannam University, preserves the original housing compound of Dr. William A. Linton and fellow missionaries who founded this school in 1956. They were built as western style houses with traditional Korean roofs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Chungcheong nam do, Korea

date approved: 4/23/2012

last visited: never

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