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Address: 126 Eumnae-ri, Gochang-eup, Gochang-gun, Jeollabuk-do, South Korea
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The beautiful, iconic Gochang fortress

The filming location for Dae Jang Geum, Gochangeupseong Fortress (also known as Moyangseong Fortress) is a beautiful attraction to behold, and is worth going to if you're anywhere... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 December 2015
Katie J
Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

The filming location for Dae Jang Geum, Gochangeupseong Fortress (also known as Moyangseong Fortress) is a beautiful attraction to behold, and is worth going to if you're anywhere near the area. The foreigners in Gochang and I have had a picnic here, have gone here while just wandering around, and have walked along the fortress's walls while thinking, only to... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014

The fortress was built during the early Joseon Dynasty. It is sometimes called Moyangseong, possibly because the Gochang area was called Moryangburi during the Baekje period. It is surrounded by Bandeungsan, a guardian mountain to the east, and has three gates to the east, west and north, two floodgates, and a covering tower. A stroll along the fortress walls brings... More 

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Jeonju, South Korea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2012

A small fortress that was the one of the film locations for Dae Jang Geum. Visited here while transferring buses from Jeonju to go to Seonunsa. It is a pleasant walk from the bus station and it is also near a Pansori Musuem.

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