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26, Gyo-dong 1-ga, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do 560-070, South Korea
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small and relaxed stroll in a shrine featuring King Taejong. Good combination for photography when you dress up in their traditional costumes

Thank MelvrickG
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A pleasant place to wander around and enjoy traditional Korean architecture. The Portrait museum was small but interesting.

Thank Leanne R
Reviewed 2 August 2018

nice site to walk around. also houses the royal portrait museum, which is pretty interesting, although not extensive.

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

The First King of Shoseon dinasty. A small shrine and it has a painting of King Taejong. You have to pay for enter.

Thank Unz C
Reviewed 15 July 2018

If you want to take pictures with your hanbok around Jeonju, this place is worth a visit to to that. There aren't a lot of tourists unlike in Seoul where every nook and cranny of a palace has people taking their photos. The place is...More

Thank grapegump
Reviewed 9 June 2018

A great opportunity to see the function and layout of traditional Korean dwellings (particularly of those with money) There is a museum in the center of the complex which is worth the entry price on its own. If you like traditional artifacts, this is a...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

It was interesting to learn some history with a 45 min guided tour in English. The storage area for the Joseon annals where quite interesting too.

Thank Choo Y
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

You can see a lot of it from the inside so can consider saving the 3000 won to go in. There’s some history about why it’s famous but it is not a palace or anything similar. From the Chosun period.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

If you have visited temples/palaces in Busan or Seoul this one does not really impress you as it is less spectical and beautiful. As people should not expect an palace anyway

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 3 April 2018

If you're visiting the Jeonju village then this is a great addition to your sightseeing experience. It includes the only known images of Taejo founder of the Joseon dynasty. It's also an intriguing story of how so many manuscripts and artefacts were destroyed. It's a...More

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