Built in 1616, Kyunghee Palace has suffered numerous battle scars from the Japanese colonial period. Thus, only a few of the ... More
Built in 1616, Kyunghee Palace has suffered numerous battle scars from the Japanese colonial period. Thus, only a few of the original elements of the palace remain today. However there is still plenty to see, including stone stairways, the main gate, and the carvings of dragons' heads behind the public restroom. The destruction of such a majestic and historic building reminds the visitor of the sorrow of the colonial period. Admission is free.
Gyeongbokgung, also known as Gyeongbokgung Palace or Gyeongbok Palace is a royal palace located in northern Seoul, South Korea. First
constructed in 1395, later burned and abandoned for almost three centuries, and then reconstructed in 1867, it was the ...
Chongdong Theater was the first modern theater of traditional vocal music and plays in Korea. It is home to the
Traditional Performing Arts Series, which features dance and music, including Samulnoria four member drum and dancing group, and wind ...
Built in 1405 by King Taejong, Changdok is the best preserved of all of Seoul's palaces. It has its own
unique architectural beauty and is divided into four main components: Central Palace, Piwon (known as the secret garden), Naksonjae, ...