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25-2, Jangan-dong, Paldal-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do 442-420, South Korea
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

If you are visiting this gate there is a model display of workers showing the tools they used to construct the fortress. This is very interesting and very well thought out. There are about 40 workers, all dressed in white and four different machines from...More

Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Each step of the way along the 5.52 kilometre fortress wall was ever-changing, while the ornate buildings along the way looked similar, turrets, guard houses and gates had their own individual architectural features, this included the west gate, Hwaseomun Gate. The gate was built in...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 23 March 2018

This is the western gate to the fort complex and is quite impressive due to it's size. It is well preserved.

Thank Adventurers049
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Hwaseomun is also one of the main gate of Suwon Hwaseong Fortress. But this gate has very nice architecture. So it's the most popular shooting spot of Suwon Hwaseong Fortress. It's not too far from Janganmun.

Thank mesymes
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We rented a bike near by the Suwon Hwaseong Museum and road it around the Hwaseomun Gate. It was a great experience and we got to see the beautiful gate and go around the nearby neighbourhood as well.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

One of so many gates around the fortress. Great for pics. Favorite spot to walk around Suwon! Nice view from top also

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed 3 January 2017

This place offers some great views! You can walk around the whole inner city. Walk up the hill to have a beautiful view. It's worth to walk the whole circle.

Thank Vishous92
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The are 4 gates to the fortress, North, South, East and West. Hwaseomun gate is the West gate. It is worth it to see all 4 gates to admire their enormity and beauty. It is also worth it to go inside the fortress and visit...More

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 21 December 2015

If you are tired or done with Seoul Palaces take the metro and head to Suwon. The one hour trip is worth to see Suwon Fortress and all it's stunning gates.The full perimeter of the fortress is 7 km but doing the eastern part and...More

Thank Charlie_Roadster
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I stay at Myeongdong so take subway to Suwon it took around 1 hour plus to reach, and take bus No. 2,7,7-2,8 or 13 to Suwon Paldaimun. reach there got to walk around 10mins to reach Paldalmun tourist information center, from there you got to...More

Thank edktk2000
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