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[Yongmoonsa Temple]
Guksagol - Yongmoonsa Temple
[dinosaur Footprint]
dinosaur Footprint
[Happy Island Village_Gwanmae 8 gyung]
If you sail to the north-east of Seonamhae from Paengmok harbor, you can find Gwanmaedo - the island among Jodo-6-gundo(6 Jodo islands which are designated as Dadohae marine national parks) with the m...
[Usan Jirungi village_Borimsa]
Jangheung Borimsa is the first of the Eastern Samborim(India/China/Korea) where you can experience the scent of Jaksulcha(tea) which our ancestors enjoyed drinking and the mystique of Torreya nucifera...
[Muan Yaksil_Shikyoungjung]
Shikyoungjung, which is designate as cultural property no.237, is a pavilion made by 'Hanho Imyeon' in 1630. Many poets visit this place due its scenary of Youngsangang and its surroundings.
[Deoksil_Byukhwasansung/Yongguksa/Dukwonseowon/Bochunsaji 3 Story Tower]
There are mountain castles on each of the 2 peaks of Byukhwa-san and these castles are called Byukhwasansung,
[Yemil attractions]
gossidonggul(cave), Kimsatgat relic& Kimsatgat valley, Jangneung With Yemil grape village, these are the tourism resources of Hadong-myun and are the representative tour sights of Youngwol.
[bidangang_Duksoo Lee family Yuk-sae-pal-hyojungmun]
This Jungryumoon was established in the 40th year of Youngjo(1764) to applaud 6 dutiful sons(hyoja) and 2 dutiful wives(hyobu) of Duksoo Lee family from Josun Sunjo to Youngjo(15741733).
[bidangang_Gagok-ri Gobun(tomb)]
This tomb is Sukshilbun(stone chamber tomb) of the story [Malmudum]. It was found in 1993, which was in the robbed status. The size of the chamber is 2.4m in length,
[bidangang_Relics of Lee Uijung]
This is the site of General Lee Uijung(1555~1593) who died in Imjinoeran(invasion of Korea by Japan, 1592).
This Budo is situated 200m away from the southern Youngguksa and on th hill and it is a type of tower where bones and ashes of reverends are buried. It is palgakdang(octagonal) type Budo which was the...
Jeoksangsanseong is situated in the center of Jeoksang-myun and it is a mountain castle where stones were stacked using the cliffs that surrounds a part of Jeoksangsan which covers 4 ri's(Bukchang-ri,...
[horongbul_Dangsan tree]
I am standing here for you. Despite all the disasters in this world, I am standing here firmly only for you.
Hyoyulgak was established by the descentds of the village 100 years ago and the first person to reside in Horongbul village was Samam Park I-Gyum(8th yr of Myungjong~5th yr of Gwanghaegun), who was ap...
Sunwoonsa known as Naegeumjang of Honam, is also called Dosolsan and, depending on the season
[Introduction of Sodo Culture ]
The small mountain, Sodonibong, located in Daewol myeon Icheon si Gyeonggi do, is a type of Sodo established in the period transferred from the Bronze age, the period to produce rice , to the Iron age...
[Sacred Place of Isidol, Sammoiso. ]
Visitors are used to remember Sammoiso grace of hill rather than Eurye pasture itself The meeting with Sammoiso starting from a narrow path lined with low cedar trees! The hill of grace, giving a f...
[Boundary of Sung Gyeom Shin tomb]
Contact address : Chuncheon Si, Culture & Sightseeing Department : 033-250-3545 Here is the boundary of Sung Gyeom Shins tomb who is the founder of Pyeongsan Shin Family line. Sung Gyeom Shin
[Chunghyo Tower]
It is located at No 1136 roadside in Mureung 2ri Inhyang dong crossroad. Though Bok Dal Mun was brought up under widowed mother care, he was so dutiful that he revived his mother by cutting his finger...
[Pung-ryu-do Arts Academy]
Pung-ryu-do Arts Acedamy aims to recreate pung-ryu-do, a traditional culture of out nation, with a modern touch in order to contribute to its research and popularization.
[Bup-gye Temple]
Bup-gye Temple, which goes well with the autumn scenery of provincial park Daedun mountain, is Joongsan-Ris temple area located in between Dal-i-sung and Osan marsh.
[Cultural asset]
The accurate history and information is not available for Sungdang-Myun Ginkgo but according to Sungpo Byulshinjae (religious service) Research Report, Sungdangchang (Sungdang warehouse) was establi...
[Doodong Church]
Doodong Church is located on 385-1 Doodong-Ri, Sungdang-Myun, Iksan-Si, Jeonbuk and was designated as cultural asset #179 in April 6th 2002. This church was first established by missionary Harrison i...
The site of temple built between the periods of Unified Shilla- Gorye dynasty and located in Sanggyori, Buknae Myun, Yeju Gun, Gyunggi Do.
[Birth Place of Empress Myungseong]
The birth place of Empress Myungseong located in NeungHyun ri, Yeju Eup, Yeju Gun, Gyunggi Do.
The tomb of King Sejong and his Princess Soheon, It was moved from the original location in Gangju, Gyunggi Do to Neungseo Myun, Yeju Gun, Gyunggi Do in the first year of king Yejong ( 1469)..
It has been delivered that it was built by Wonhyo in the period of king Jinpyeonk in Shilla dynasty, but there is no exact evidence left. It is famous for their staying, Nawong and Hyegeun, in the end...
[Yak-san Temple site]
Located in the southern part of Wok-ak Mountain National Park Hwang-Jang Mountain, it is also called Yak-sa-jeong Village. As for the origin of the village name, there is a folklore that it became Ya...
[The tomb of Princess Sukan]
The tomb of Princess Sukan in San 24, Whajeon Ri, Youngmun Myun, Yangpyeong Gun Gyunggi
[Maeiyeoraejua Buddhist Statue]
This Buddhist statue is Maeibul engraved on a huge rock that describes Maitreya Buddha. It was made in Chosun Dynasty that gives calmness with its appearance of holding fully bloom lotus flower in bot...
[Bul-gab Temple]
Bulgab Temple located at the base of Bulgab mountain (516m) was named Bulgab Temple to mean that it was the first ever Buddhist seminary built by the Indian priest Marananta in the first year of Baekj...
[Yeonheung Temple]
Yeonheung Temple, located at Samgak mountain behind Younggwang Lava Village, is a branch temple of Baekyang Temple, which is the main temple of the 18 temples of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism
[Birthplace of Han Yong Wun]
The birthplace of Han Yong Wun, located at Hongseong-gun Gyeolseong-Myun Seonggok-li, is a traditional thatched cottage, the roof of which is made of yellow soil and grain straw, and the fence with dr...
[Birthplace of Mr. Kim Bok Han]
Kim Bo Hans adult name is Won-Oh and pen name is Jio-San. In 1892, he passed government official test and became assistant manager in Seungjungwon in 1894. In 1895 he stepped down from his government...
[Yakcheonjeong, Yakcheonsa ]
Yakcheonjeong, located in the midst of the pine forest, is far away 500m from Yacheonsa and has a excellent view to look down the Sea of Donghae. Yakcheonsa was established on the site of Nogok soew...
[Dalma mountain Mihuang Temple]
Mihuang temple is a temple founded during unified Shinra, and there is a founding story that supports the theory that Buddhism flowed in via the sea.
[Mu-wui Temple]
- According to the temple history record, Mu-wee Temple was founded in the 39th year of Shilla King Jin-pyungs reign (617 A.D.) initially as Guan-eum Temple by the Buddhist saint Won-Hyo, but there i...
[Chung-jeong Temple]
Gang-jin Golden Chicken Village is a significant place where you can have experience-tour and also learn historical culture. Sang-gok Temple and Chung-jeong Temple around the village have places to p...
It was designated as No 118 Historical place on January 21st 1963, and sometime called Chokeoungru. It was originally the place of Keoyeol castle and had been repaired 7 times during the period of Kin...
No 326 Historical relics. Designated in 1986. Designated size 131,033 m. It was known to academic circle in 1984 and scientific investigation had been performed twice to find the construction and cha...
[Jincheon Yeoungok-li stone monument]
Specified : Treasure No. 404 (1964. 9. 3) • Time period : Early Goryo • Size : Height 3.6m (full length) height 2.2m, width 0.8m, length 0.6m
[Chamdarae_Old house of Choi family in Hakrim ri ]
The old house of Choi family in Hakrim Ri ( No 178 Cultural Asset) was a typical old house, found in Southern province, for the residence of rich farmer and was built in the 6th year of king Gojong(...
[Nan-Gye Temple]
Cultural relic name : Nan-Gye Temple Location : Young-Dong-Gun Shim-Cheon-Myun Go-Dang-Ri 515 This building is a shrine established in 1973 where the portrait of Park Yeon(13781458)
Huyuldang was designated as Chungcheongbuk-do Monument No. 13 on December 21, 1976.
[Gasansa Temple]
This is a branch temple of Beobjusa Temple, the main temple of the 5th district of the Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism.
[Historical Site of Goun Choi]
This is where Chi Won Choi, the great scholar of the late Shilla Empire (857?), used to stay. Chi Won Choi was the leader of the 6th-class scholars that emerged as the new power holders during the l...
[Nampo Government Office]
This was the Government Office of Nampo-hyeon in the Joseon Dynasty. The Office consists of Jinseoru, Naesammun, and Oidongheon.
[Nampo Village School]
Village school was a public school established to perform the rituals for Confucius and various saints while educating and enlightening the local citizens.
[Nampo Castle]
Castles used to protect local residents and perform both military and administrative functions. Nampo Castle is a stone castle that stands on the western tip of the Charyeong Mountain Range. Nampo ...
[Magoksa Temple]
This temple was named Magoksa Temple because the believers who gathered to listen to Priest Bocheol of the Shilla Empire resembled hemp stalks covering a field. It is said that this temple was establ...
[Tomb of King Muryeong]
This tomb was coincidentally discovered in 1971 while laying water discharge pipes to prevent flooding around Old Tombs #5 and #6 of Songsan-ri. This tomb had been buried undiscovered for about 1,500...
[Gong Fortress]
Gong Fortress is Historical Relic No. 12 that covers Geumseong-dong, Sanseong-dong, and Ongnyong-dong of Gongju. About 400m of the walls was built with earth in the Baekje Empire and about 250m was b...
[Shrine and Tomb of Danjae]
Designation: Chungcheongbuk-do Monument No. 90
[Chae Ho Shins Shrine]
Location: 305 Guirae-ri Nangseong-myeon Cheongwon-gun, Chungbuk
[Gosan Yoon, Seon Do ]
Yoon, Seon Do (1587 ~ 1671) was a government officer and poet from the mid-Joseon Dynasty. - The Remains of Yoon, Seon Do reflects the typical garden landscaping of the Joseon Dynasty. When Yoon was...
[Songchon Hot-pepper Village Cultural Heritages]
Songchon Hot-pepper Village has many cultural heritages nearby. The 3-story stone pagoda by Naju North Gate is designated as Treasure No. 50 and Seokdanggan by Naju East Gate as Treasure No. 49. Jeo...
[Brother Justice Shrine]
Hee Bo and Hee Yeol Kang are brothers who were born in Sinchon Village of Bonggang-myeon around 1560. The older brother, Hee Bo, gathered about 100 civil soldiers in Gwangyang and led them to Danseon...
[Sindoan Foundation Stones]
Mt. Gyeryong Sindonae Foundation and Stone Materials: Stone materials that were used to build the palace in the 2nd year of the reign of King Taejo (1393). 115 1.2-1.8m round stones.
Sinwonjae: Ritual house of Bi Kim (1613-1699), the 9th son of Sir Jang Saeng Kim. Built in 1710 and rebuilt in 1872.
Mowonjae: Ritual cell of Guk Gwang Kim, a literary scholar from the era of King Sejong in the Joseon Dynasty (1623). Kim was the prime minister of King Seongjong and compiled Gyeonggukdaejeon (Nation...
Eunnongjae (Old Home of Jang Saeng Kim): the place where Jang Saeng Kim stayed in the mid-Joseon Dynasty to teach Si Yeol Song and Jun Gil Song. (He stayed here for about 29 years.)
[Yeongwonsa Temple]
Traditional Temple No. 106 (Registered on Jan 24, 2003) Yeongwonsa Temple is located about 920m in altitude on Mt. Jiri at Samjeong-ri Macheon-myeon Hamyang-gun. Its time of establishment is not kno...
[Seoamjeongsa Temple]
This is an old temple that was reconstructed by Great Priest Jieom who succeeded the original order of Korean Buddhism. This temple is Located about 600m to the west of Beoksongsa Temple, this temple...
[Chungiksa Temple]
Chungiksa Temple is a shrine that preserves the tablets of General Jae Woo Gwak and the 17 Warriors. General Gwak was the first person to organize volunteer troops to fight the invaders during the Ja...
[Daewonsa Temple]
Daewonsa Temple is very neat and humble. It cherishes the worlds most beautiful valley and lives among a couple of clean streams that flow between the rocks. Daewonsa at Yupyeong-ri Samjang-myeon o...
[Naewonsa Temple]
Naewonsa Temple is beautifully located at Daepo-ri Samjang-myeon of Sancheong-gun, where Jangdanggol and Naewongol converge. At the time of its establishment by National Priest Muyeon, during the rei...
[Chuja Shrine of Cheosa ]
Chuja Shrine of Cheosa was designated as Jejudo Islands Tangible Cultural Asset No. 9 on March 12, 1975. It was established in memory of Park, In Taek (pen name: Cheosa), but it is not known exactly...
[Tomb of Hwang, Gyung Han]
Hwang, Gyung Han is the son of Hwang, Sa Young (Alexio), who was executed in 1801, and Jung, Nan Joo (Maria), who was exiled to Jejudo Island as a national slave. His tomb is situated on the mid-slop...
[General Choi, Young Shrine]
General Choi, Youngs shrine (1316-1388) is situated on the cliff to the northwest of Upper Chujado Islands Daeseo Elementary School.
[Gido Village School]
Gido Village School is located at Gido-ri of Anpyeong-myeon. This village was dominated by the Ok Family of Euiryeong that was strongly dedicated to fostering the next generations to preserve the tra...
[Anpyeong Urigol 3.1 Movement Memorial Monument]
Anpyeong-myeon is a patriotic town where many independent activists who participated in the 3.1 Movement originated from.
[Bangdanhyeongjeok Stone Pagoda]
This pagoda is Gyeongsangbuk-dos Intangible Asset No. 301. This pagoda was made in the Goryeo Dynasty with unevenly-shaped natural stones. However, we have not found any records about this pagoda o...
[Gounsa Temple]
This is the main temple of the 16th region of Jogye Order. It was established by Priest Euisang in 681 (1st year of the reign of Shilla King Shinmun) and manages about 60 branch temples.
[Okryeonsa Temple]
This temple is situated to the south of Mt. Bongdu, which is a part of Mt. Ilwol in Samchun-ri of Anpyeong-myeon. This temple is thought to be established by Priest Euisang. Its name Okryeonsa cam...
[Unramsa Temple]
It is located about 10m beneath the peak of Mt. Cheondeung in Sinan-ri of Anpyeong-myeon. About 1300 years ago, Priest Euisang established it for King Shinmun of the Shilla Empire. The temple was na...
[Seonseoksa Temple]
This building is located in Seonseoksa Temple on Mt. Seonseok of Incheon-ri in Wolhang-myeon and about 200m from Great King Sejong Offspring Umbilical Cord Center of Taebong Peak.
[Great King Sejong Offspring Umbilical Cord Center]
Great King Sejong Offspring Umbilical Cord Center on Taebong Peak of Mt. Seonseok of Inchon (742.4m) preserves the umbilical cords of 17 out of 18 legitimate princes of Great King Sejong (not includin...
[Noranggul and Geomeungul Kilns]
These kilns were designated as Jeju Special Self-governing Province Monument No. 5801 on April 17, 2002. This place used to make traditional earthenware. Gueok-ri Noranggul made the firing wall apar...
[Gosan Yoon, Seon Do]
Yoon, Seon Do (1587 ~ 1671) was a government officer and poet from the mid-Joseon Dynasty.
[Songchon Hot-pepper Village Cultural Heritages]
Songchon Hot-pepper Village has many cultural heritages nearby. The 3-story stone pagoda by Naju North Gate is designated as Treasure No. 50 and Seokdanggan by Naju East Gate as Treasure No. 49. Jeo...
[Brother Justice Shrine]
Hee Bo and Hee Yeol Kang are brothers who were born in Sinchon Village of Bonggang-myeon around 1560. The older brother, Hee Bo, gathered about 100 civil soldiers in Gwangyang and led them to Danseon...
[Traditional Home of Su Hyun Baek]
The Traditional Home of Su Hyun Baek is Historical Item No. 128 and was built as a hideout in the late Joseon Dynasty (1870s) by Queen Myeongseong.
[Goransa Temple]
Goransa Temple is located by Baekma River beneath Nakhwaam to the northwest of Buso Fortress, which was the last royal castle of Baekje. As Nakhwaam and Goransa Temple are formed by rocks, it does no...
Nakhwaam is a rocky wall that rises about 40m above sea level at the northern end of Mt. Buso. It is where the women of Baekje jumped off to kill themselves when Baekje was defeated by the Shilla-Tan...
[Cheongma Fortress]
Cheongma Fortress is the outer wall that was established in the late Baekje Empire to protect Sabi, the capital of Baekje. Currently, the west side of the castle is relatively well preserved. The we...
[Jeongrimsa Temple Site Five-story Stone Pagoda]
Jeongrimsa Temple Site Five-story Stone Pagoda is the stone pagoda from the late Baekje Empire. A five-story pagoda body is placed on a narrow and low single-story stylobate. General Sojeongbang of ...
[Songguk-ri Ancient Settlement]
Songguk-ri Village is located on a moderately sloped hill 40m above sea level. To the east and west of the village flow streams from north to south, and broad farmlands are covering the village throu...
[Jeongrimsa Temple Site Five-story Stone Pagoda]
Jeongrimsa Temple Site Five-story Stone Pagoda is the stone pagoda from the late Baekje Empire. A five-story pagoda body is placed on a narrow and low single-story stylobate.
[Cultural Assets/Temples]
Family name is Kim and pen name is Tonghyo. Also called Pumil. He left for Buddhist meditation at the age of 15 and received the rules of Buddhist priest in 829 (4th year of the reign of King Heun...
[Old Streets of Baekbongnyeong]
Baekbongnyeongs real name is unknown, but Taengniji calls it Baekbongnyeong and Jeungpomunheonbigo and Yeojidoseo call it Baekbongnyeong or Hibokjae.
[Birth Home of Sir Yi, Seok Jeong Tomb of General Ahn, Ui Baeksan Lecture Hall]
This is the birthplace of Sir Yi, Seok Jeong (18401910; given name: Hyeongo), the master of Practical Science from the late Joseon Dynasty.
[ Unnim Art Studio]
This is Unnim Art Studio. Unnim probably was the best name for it because this mountainous area surrounded by countless peaks of Mt. Cheomchal must have had foggy forests every morning and evening.
[Monument of Sir Yi, Gyu Bok]
Sir Yi, Gyu Bok was born in Songseok-dong Buk-myeon Jeongseon-gun in 1707. His family origin was Gyeongju, given name was Baekgeun, and pen name was Songseokwa.
[Tomb of Jungyeong, Tomb of Yeonggyeong]
Tomb of Jungyeong is the tomb of General Yangmu, the 5th-generation ancestor of Joseons Founder King Taejo and Tomb of Yeonggyeong is the tomb of General Yangmus wife, Madame Yi.
[Historical Artifacts]
Samyong-ri of Iwol-myeon is a mountainous area that stretches along Mihocheon Stream, a tributary of the Geum River.
[Cheonggan Pavilion, Cheonhak Pavilion, Hwaamsa Temple, House of Eo, Myeong Gi ]
Cheonggan Pavilion is one of the eight beautiful scenes of Gwandong and eight beautiful sunrises of Mt. Seorak. Located at 81 Cheonggan-ri Toseong-myeon by the East Sea, Cheonggan Pavilion is a gable-...
[Gochang Castle]
Gochang Castle is a natural-stone castle erected by the people of Jeolla-do to prevent invasions in the 1st year of the reign of Joseon King Danjong (1453).
[Bukjangsa Temple]
Bukjangsa Temple Bukjangsa Temple is located at 38 Bukjang-ri Naeseo-myeon on Mt. Cheonju. As a temple of Jogye Order, we presume its establishment took place during the Shilla empire. It was recons...
[Nearby Attractions (Sinoe-dong Teojugari Shrine)]
Sinoe-dong Teojugari Shrine is currently not designated as a cultural heritage, but has been succeeded for a long time. Sinoe-dong is divided into 1-ri and 2-ri.
[Nearby Attractions (Tomb of General Nam, Ee)]
The Tomb of General Nam, Ee was designated as Gyeonggi-do Folk Item No. 13 on July 10, 1973 and is plated on a double-layer stone terrace in Namjeon-ri Bibong-myeon, Hwaseong, Gyeonggi-do.
[Nearby Attractions (Old Home of Jeong, Won Chae)]
The Old Home of Jeong, Won Chae was designated as Gyeonggi-do Folk Item No. 6 on June 28, 1985. Located in Songnim-ri Namyang-myeon Hwaseong, Gyeonggi-do, this house is a mansion from the late Joseon ...
[Nearby Attractions (Sunguijeon Palace)]
Sunguijeon Palace is located on a hidden edge of Mt. Ami and cherishes many stories and memories from the history of Korea by Imjin River. Currently, it enshrines tablets of King Taejo, King Hyeonjo...
[Nearby Attractions (Tomb and Birth Home Site of Heo, Mok)]
This is the tomb of Heo, Mok (1595-1682), a great scholar and calligrapher from the mid Joseon Dynasty. Heo, Moks given name was Munbo or Hwabo, pen name was Misu, and family origin was Yangcheon.
[Nearby Attractions (Tomb of General Jeong, Bal)]
Jeong, Bal (1553-1592) was a government officer in the mid Joseon Dynasty who was born in Baekseok-ri. His given name was Jago, pen name was Baegun, and family origin was Gyeongju.
[Attraction (Mt. Yangja Hiking Trail)]
Mt. Yangja is where Gangsang-myeon and Gangha-myeon to the southwest of Yangpyeong-gun and Sanbuk-myeon of Yeoju-gu meet. Because it is moderately sloped and easy to access from the metropolitan area...
[Attractions (Namhan River Training Center)]
his is a training facility that includes an auditorium, seminar room, and lecture halls for various multimedia training lectures and seminars. Trainees that participated in lectures or seminars can c...
[Attractions (Gwangtan Recreation Park)]
Pass Yongmun to arrive at Gwangtan Recreation Park. This is where you can enjoy the fresh scent of grass, the songs of crickets and birds, and the picture-perfect scenery of Gwangtan Valley surrounde...
[Nearby Attractions (Jukju Fortress)]
Jukju Fortress is located on Mt. Bibong in Maesan-ri. Jukju Fortress inner walls were built during the Shilla Empire and outer walls during the Goryeo Dynasty.
[Attractions (Chiljangsa Temple)]
Mangilsa in the southeast direction from Daesan-eup is located at 170m above sea level of Mangilsan, about 1km away along the road to Unsan-ri to east from seat of Daesan-eup office.
[General Gwonyuls Grave]
The grave of General Gwonyul(1537~1599). His family town is Andong, name Unshin, pen name Manchwidang and Moak, and poetry pseudonym Chungjang. He passed his military officers exam in 1582, and becam...
[Lee Sugwangs Grave]
The grave of Jibong Les Sugwang(1563~1628), a scholar of Confucianism and literature in the mid-Joseon period.
Cheonsuam is a very beautiful temple. There are old pine trees on the both side of the path to the temple, also there are many bamboos are surrounding the temple.
[Lee, Ji-Hams Grave]
Lee, Ji-Ham is a scholar in the middle of Cho-seon dynasty, his family house is Hansan and his pen name is To-Jeong.
[Shin, Gyeongseop's House]
This is a Korean style house which was built at the end of the Choseon Dynasty. It was built of big wood which was used for rich people's main building.
[Hwa-am Auditorium]
This auditorium is built in remembrance of the scholarly and moral conduct of Lee, Ji-Ham, Lee, San-Bo, Lee, Mong-Gyu. Lee, Ji-Ham (15171578) is a scholar in the middle of Cho-seon dynasty, his pen n...
[Mr. Kim, Jin-Han]
Mr. Kim, Jin-Han is Korean intangible cultural asset No.6. He makes the traditional Nompo ink stone after succeeded his grandfather Kim, Hyeong-Su, and his father Kim, Gap-Yong. He is maintaining hi...
[5-story stupa in Jeongrimsa site]
This is a stupa in Jeongrimsa site of Buyeo, which has the shape that 5-story body stands on the narrow and low 1 stylobate. So Jeong Bang, general of Tang who conquered Baekjae with allied forces wit...
[Buyeo Sedo General Village]
This is an incense burner of Baekjae founded with about 450 relics in a hole in the west part of a temple site between Baekjae Naseong and Neungsanri old tombs group. It is a great incense burner of...
[Chusas Calligraphic Stone Engraving ]
The engraved article is thought to be the work of the great scholar and artisit of the late Joseon, Chusa Jeonghee Kim
[Visit to a prehistoric site]
Oido Paechong is the largest shell mound in the West Sea coast, and it is not only the only historic site from which to learn the situation of the relationship between the north and south during the N...
[Namyang Temple Three-Level Stone Tower]
Namyang Temple Three-Level Stone Tower is Gyeongsangbuk-dos Cultural Item #71. A book called Seonsangji records, Namyang Temple was located beneath Taejobong, telling us that Namyang Temple used...
[Rock, Others]
This is located in San 80, Shinbong-li, was used for the ritual ceremony, also it is known that ginseng was produced in here.
[Yonghwasa/Seokju yerae Ipsang]
The temple, which is located at the bottom of Goryong mountain at Shinbong-li, was repaired 48 years ago, and it is the sight of a Seokju yerae Ipsang.
[Seolbong Mountain Cattle ]
Seolbong mountain is in the Icheon, and about 30,000 pyeong high lands is the site of ancient cattle which has Kalrock in the center with 7 - 8 ridge.
[Icheon Cultural Asset]
Cultural Heritage No. 41.This is in the mountain at the south side of Jaseok-li, Seolsung-Myeon.
[The Tomb of Jo, Heon]
The Tomb of Jo, Heon was designated Chungcheong Provincial Monument No. 14 on December 21, 1976 and is managed by the Jo Family of Baecheon. When Jo, Heon was killed during a battle with his 700 warr...
[Introduction to Apdokguk]
Imdang ancient tomb is a great ancient tomb that represents the Gyeongsan region and is located throughout Gyeongsan-si, Imdang-dong, Joyeong-dong, Amnyang-myun, and Bujeong-ri. It was made during the...
[Dolmen Graveyard]
Four graves of Dolmen are left. Each in north, east, southeast and where pavilion tree in Changcheon Village is.
[Gogyeonsa Temple]
It is originiated from Gyeonamsa Temple which were built by priest Wonhyo in the 7th year of King Munmu of Silla(667)
[Okdong Lecture Hall]
Okdong Lecture Hall from the Joseon Dynasty was established along with Baekhwa Lecture Hall in 1518 (13th year of the reign of King Jungjong) to cherish the knowledge and virtue of Hee Hwang (pen name...
[Sanyang Lecture Hall and Myojeong Monument]
In the 5th year of the reign of Joseon King Sejong, Gwandong Province saw a severe drought. King Sejong urgently dispatched Hwang, Hee as the Governor of Gangwon-do in aid to the local people of Gwan...
[Cultural Assets/Temple]
Wonhyo, a Buddhist priest, built Pyochung Temple in the first year (654) of Muyeol Kings region of Shilla Kingdom. It is a temple where the priest led the national salvation to save our week country...
[Waujeongsa Temple]
Waujeongsa Temple attends many Buddha statues like a Buddha museum while being a Buddhist temple. And it is well decorated like a park
[Janggyeongsa Temple and the old house of General Ju-Kuk Lee]
Even though Janggyeongsa Temple is small, the temple was built by Buddhist Priest Gyeong Han, who created Jikjisimgyeong (the best metal types in Goryeo), and is currently devoted by five Buddhist...
[Gobun (Old Tomb) of Naengsu-ri]
Gobun (Old Tomb) of Naengsu-ri is from the Shilla Dynasty (around 6th century B.C.E.) and is the largest Gobun with a lateral stone chamber among the ones found to the south of Han River.
[Bubgwang Temple]
This place is the remains of Bubgwang Temple in Mt. Bihak located in Sangeup-ri Shingwang-myeon Pohang.
[The Tomb of General Wan Kim]
Designation: Monument #49 (Oct 2, 1981)
[Jeongdong Well]
Jeongdong is the largest village in Shinhak-ri and was called Saemgol because it has a large well. It was formed 1,000 year ago.
Wonhyo, a Buddhist priest, built Pyochung Temple in the first year (654) of Muyeol Kings region of Shilla Kingdom.
[Hwangryong Temple]
Hwangryong Temple, which was established October 1, 1972, has Daeungjeon (main building), two units of dormitories, Sanshingak, and two stone lanterns, two seven-level stone towers, and a stone Buddha...
[A pride of Hadomun Village ? Kim, Geun-Sus House!! ]
The traditional house of Kim, Geun-Su is a house from the Joseon Dynasty and is located in Domun-dong of Sokcho. It was designated Gangwon Cultural Item No. 64 on January 17,
Feel the breaths of wise scholars~ Iseongdae of Mt. Nochu!! Iseongdae, which is located in a mid-height ridgeline around 1,322m above sea level, is a two-story wooden structure that is surrounded by...
Biryong Temple, which is located beneath a mountain, is a small rest area within the village. Spring azalea in spring, greenness in summer, autumn leaves in autumn, snow-covered landscapes in winter ...
[General Jeon, Bong Juns Death Place]
Dreaming of a world of farmers Sunchang Sannaedle Village is where General Jeon, Bong Jun, the pioneer of Donghak Farmers' Movement, was captured by the Japanese soldiers.
[Spirit of 10,000 People]
The Spirit of 10,000 People enshrines 10,000 civil, official, and royal soldiers who died fighting for our country during the Japanese Reinvasion of 1597 and Chunyeol Temple enshrines the tablets of 5...
[Cultural Properties]
Bangha-ri Kobun-gun is in right across the Dundeok-myeon Georim-ri. Highland is well developed in south of Bangha Village and it is now cultivated as crop field.
[Manghae Temple]
It is possible to arrive in 5 minutes by driving from Shimpo harbor to Manghae Temple. The observatory of the temple, which is the top of the temple, has a great view; and you can see the sea line in ...
[Kumsan Temple]
Kumsan Temple which is located at the entrance of Moak mountain provincial park was built in the first year of Bupking in Baekje (599) and repaired by a monk named Jinpyo in 776 and was shaped like a ...
[Unmun Temple]
Unmun Temple, located in Mr. Hogeo in Shinwon-ri of Unmun-myeon, is the branch temple of Donghwa Temple, the head temple of the 9th District of a Buddhist sector of Korea (Jogye). According to the H...
[Jeokcheon Temple]
In the 4th year of the reign of Shilla King Munmu, (, 664 B.C.E.), Great Priest Wonhyo (,617686 B.C.E.) established Jeokcheon Temple as a cave. In 828 (the 3rd year of the reign of Shilla Kin...
Mulpeginongyo is a folk game originated in Buri-myeon Pyeongcheon-ri. Farmers used to dance and enjoy with Mulpeginongyo song.
Nongbaukkeusigi is a ritual for rain done by people from Eojae Village and villages vicinity of Jewon-myeon.
[Myeongdarigut of Sopo]
It is a religious ritual of shamanism that has been transmitted through many villages in Jindo.
[Datbae Songs of Sopo]
Jindos Datbae Songs originated from about 200 years ago.
[Ganggangsullae of Sopo]
The origin of Ganggangsullae is unknown, but the local ladies and girls leisurely gathered under bright moons to enjoy Ganggangsullae.
[Beteul (Loom) Songs of Sopo]
Jindos Sopo Beteul Songs were leisurely sung by local women who were overworked to produce textiles on manual looms, which is only in our memories due to mechanization, to satisfy their resentment an...
[Geolgun Percussion Performance of Sopo]
Geolgun percussion performance of Sopo originated from the time of Japanese Invasin of 1592.
[Aewol Coastal Way]
[Seondol (Monolith)]
There are two pieces of Seondol lying in front of the main gate of Yongha Elementary school. The villagers have called them Dudolbaegi or Ssangdolbaegi as these two large pieces are lying by each othe...
[Moguam of Bubcheon Temple]
Moguam of Bubcheon Temple was appointed the Cultural Item No. 82. Located in Mt. Seungdal of Dalsan-ri in Mongtan-myeon, was established by Priest Jeongmyeong from a country off Chinas western borde...
[Jangan Temple]
Busan Gwangyeok-si Gijang-gun Jangan-eup Jangan-ri #598
[Bulgori Mirekubul (Local Heritage No.29)]
Cultural heritage The village has many myths surrounding Gasibeol, Ganarigogae hill, Buldanggol and the shrine. In the middle of Cheupsan Mountain, a shamanist ceremony site can still be found. The p...
[The Toad Stone]
The Seomjin River crossing has a Legend that has given the Seomjin river its name. The legend of the toad.
The Suwoljeong is located inside the Maehwa Village. During the Joseon dynasty the local governor had spent his time in exile in this village leaving great works of literature.
[Jikji Temple]
Mt. Hwangak is marked as Mt. Hwanghak in maps as it was called so in the old times because of the frequent visits of cranes (Hak), but it is called Mr. Hwangak in Jikji Tamples tablet Taengniji (...
[Welcoming the Nw Year]
Welcoming the Nw Year (Traditional Experience ? You can have fun without TV or computer. Gulleongsoi, Jegi, Biseokchigi and ddakjichigi ? you can try fun games that your dad and mum used to play. Do...
[Jikji Cultural Park]
Jikji Cultural Park is centered on its musical and artistic water fountain.
[Birth House of Lee, Byeong-Gi]
1) Birth House of Lee, Byeong-Gi It is the birth house of Lee, Byeong-gi (18911968), a Korean classical scholar and poet.
Walk up about five minutes from Deunggu Stone Sign of Mt. Yudal that is about five minutes from Mokpo Station and you can see Nojeokbong, a huge rocky summit of Mt. Yudal located to the left of Deungg...
[Yeongnam Jeil Gate]
Yeongnam Jeil Gate is a steel-reinforced concrete structure that is 12m in height and 50m in length and is a Korean-style structure with multi-layered gambrel and gable tile roofing.
[Jeongto Temple]
Jeongto Temple Damun, a Zen Master, built Jeongto Temple in the 25th year of King Chungnyeol in Korea Dynasty. In Chosun Dynasty, Jinmuk Buddhist priest built Yaksa Shrine inside the temple.
Overall, it has luxurious forests and great rock cliffs and harmonizes bizarre-looking rocks and peaks with old pine trees. There is Ihwaryeong by its border to Mt. Baekhwa on the south and Joryeong ...
[Chungjeol temple]
There is a ruin that was once the headquarters of General Choe, Dae-Seong. After getting on principal highway number 2 and crossing a stream. That is where General Choe, Dae-Seong died after being amb...
Bonggammojeon, is a five stoned pagoda and is one of Koreas National Treasures (Treasure No.187, Designated August 22 1977).
[Golden Rose of Sharon Street ]
The Golden Rose of Sharon Street is a street filled with golden rose of Sharon that only inhabits in Soan-do, especially in Wolhang, in Korea. Wolhang aims to become a pioneer of the rose of Sharon m...
[Eunhae Temple]
As the head temple of the 10th District of a Koreas Buddhist sector (Jogye), it is located on the eastern foot of Mt. Palgong that is 19km to the west of downtown Yeongcheon. It was originally estab...
Unnimsanbang was probably named because Mt. Cheomchals peaks in the deep mountains forms Unnim (cloudy forests) every morning and evening and because cloudy forests corresponds to the philosophies ...
[Isikrae Houses]
A small straw-roofing gatehouse appears through a long pathway along the walls and the detached house is located in the middle of a bamboo forest to the west.
[Iyonguk Houses]
It is most beautiful in Ganggol village and located in the middle of the village. According to the sign on the door we know the building was built in 1902, and a guest room is older.
[The tomb of Sejong the Great]
Sejong the Great, fourth king of the Joseon Dynasty (Reign 1418~1450), and Queen Soheon whose family was Sin were buried together in the tomb. As one of the greatest kings in our history, Sejong the G...
[Pasaseong Castle]
[Gochang-eup Fortress]
Gochang-eup Fortress is a natural stone fortress that the people of Jeolla-do built to defend their homes and families from Japanese invasions during the first year of the reign of Joseon King Danjong...
Godalsa Temple was built in the 23rd year of King Gyeong Deok of Silla (764) and is also called Godalwon. It has been one of the three famous Buddhist temples, i.e. Dobongwon (Գ), Hiyangwon (), a...
[Igeumjae Houses]
In a valley facing Mt. Obong, along the oceanside there are many houses, and in the middle of the village there is a pond. Entering the alley of a trifoliate orange tree fence east of the pond,
[Sangwonsa Temple (Traditional Temple No. 49)]
Sangwonsa Temple (Traditional Temple No. 49) The temples foundation date is not cleare, although the record of the King Sejo visiting the temple makes it possible to presume that the holy temple of...
[Seongryun Temple]
At Seongryun Temple, We can meet priest Chunghwa who was born in 1923 at Muan-gun, Jeonnam and attained Buddha hood at Nov.12 2003 and entered Buddha at 1946 as 24 years old and did ascetic exercise f...
Name of cultural asset: YongdamHanggyo Number of appointment: cultural asset data number 17
[a thousand year old gingko tree / a filial sons gate]
A thousand year old gingko tree in the center of the village and a filial sons gate (Past Gi-Byeong Kim) next to the tree are the symbols and prides of the village.
[Introduction of historical sites ]
Historical site of Prince Yangnyeong Gunryang-ri, where Prince Yangnyeong, the oldest brother of Sejong the Great, stayed for 16 years, has his traces everywhere
[Julok Village Theme Sightseeing - Sinreuksa Temple]
Sinreuksa Temple retains a beautiful view and many relics and remains. In accordance to a source, Buddhist Priest Wonhyo during King Jinpyeong of Silla built this temple, which became famous as Buddhi...
[Sanghali Mirukbul]
This is the huge Maaebul which is located in Shangha-ri, Hongbuk-myeon, Hongseong-gun, Chungcheongnam-do.
This is a pagoda that preserves the relics of the Buddha which is located in the Yongbong temple; however, the owner of the relics is unknown. It was in the other place near this temple, however, it w...
This is one of the stone sculptures which were in the past land of Yongbong temple, also it looks like it was carved into natural stone.
Yeongsanguibultaeng is the picture that Buddha makes a lecture at Yongchuk mountain. Guibul means a big Buddhism picture to hang in the front yard of the temple to perform a big Buddhist ceremony or r...
[Maaebul Yipsang]
aaebul was sculptured on the flat part of rock and the cliff. This Buddha statue was carved on rock at the entrance of temple.
[Maae Seokbul]
This Buddha statue is located at Yongbong mountain, Hongseong-gun, Chungnam, it is 4m high and is placed in the excavated rock.
[Yongbong Temple ]
The Present location of Yongbong temple was moved to the east side from the original location, because the Pyeongyang Jo family closed and moved the temple in order to use the land for their grave yar...
[Julok Village Theme Sightseeing - The tomb of Sejong the Great]
Sejong the Great, fourth king of the Joseon Dynasty (Reign 1418~1450), and Queen Soheon whose family was Sin were buried together in the tomb. As one of the greatest kings in our history, Sejong the G...
[Pocheons Eight Views and Hwajeokyeon]
Hwajeokyeon was named because it looks a pile of rice straws in the middle of Hantangang River and is one of the Pocheons Eight Views. Also another
[Cultural Assets Temple]
A temple established during the Silla age in Yongmun Mountain. It is a branch temple of Bongseon Temple, which is the main temple of the 25th parish of Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism. The Yongmun Tem...
[Jeong Yong Chaes house ]
Jeong Yong Chaes house has a well preserved architectural style from before 1887, which shows a good example of a tile-roofed house in the midland of Korea in the Joseon Dynasty.
[House of Kim, Sang-Man]
The House of Kim, Sang-Man is Major Folk Item No. 150 in Goha Village of Julpo-myeon and is a typical house of a noble family in Honam region.
[Naeso Temple]
Naeso Temple is located beneath Gwaneum Peak of Seokpo-ri, Jinseo-myeon. Naeso Temple was established in the 34th year of the reign of Baekje King Mu (633) by Hyegu Duta and the larger building was c...
[Chungryeol-mun of Myeong-Yun Han and Haeng-Jang Park and Yongjusa Temple]
This Chungryeol-mun was built to extol the sacrifice of a royal subject, Myeong-Yun Han (1542-1593) and his virtuous wife, Haeng-Jang Park during the period of King Seonjo in Joseon.
[Noheun Pavilion]
This pavilion is one of the Dowon 8 Magnificence, Noheun Kim, Sanggi (1639~1708) built in 1689 and the head of Mokcheon-gun, Kim, Gwangsu carved the letter. Dowon 8 Magnificence is Noheun Pavilion, My...
[Jo, byeongoks house]
o, byeongok worked for the Korean independent movement, and his house is located at Yongdu-li, Byeongcheon-Myeon, near the Yu, Gwan-Suns house. His ancestral home is Hanyang and his pen name is Yus...
[Namyang Holy Ground of the Holy Mother]
Holy Ground of the Holy Mother is a place where the Catholic church officially declared to be the Holy Ground of the Holy Mother.
[Remains of Patriot Gwan-Sun Yoo]
ukwansun.jpgThis 230th Historical Relic is where Patriot Gwan-Sun Yoo was born and grew up.
[Songgwang Pavilion]
Songgwang Pavilion is located in 75 Eojeon-ri, Geumsan-myeon (foot of Yongdu Mountains) of the Island of Wisdom (Geogeum Island). 776 years ago, it was established by Bright National Priest Buril of H...
[Jinchung Temple]
It is a shrine enshrining the portrait and remains of General Chung-Sin Jeong (15761636) of early Chosun Dynasty. It exhibits 5 pieces of his personal remaining and other remains of his in the exhib...
[Palseong Temple]
Palseong Temple is located at the back of Jangsu Star Village generously looking down the village. Constructed during the times of Shinra, this temple has been reconstructed during the reign of Shinr...
[Manil Temple]
Manil Temple originated from the 10,000-day prayers for Seong-Gye Lee who founded Chosun Dynasty. It was lost during the Korean War, but was repaired thereafter. There is Yuheo Monument that popular...
It is located on a slope of Daeun Mountains in 1312 Unhwa-ri, Onyang and is one of nine temples of Daewon Temple of Shinra Empire. Naewon Temple is Shinras traditional temple and is valueable to the...
[Jangchun Temple]
The main sanctuary of Jangchun Temple located in 14 Yeongdong-ri, Chilbuk-myeon, Haman-gun was reconstructed in 1979 to form -shaped tile-roofed structure with 3 units in front and 2 units on sides. ...
[Oksan Lecture Hall]
Oksan lecture Hall was built by the descendents of Sir Mong Ju Jeong in 1830 (30th year of the reign of Chosun King Sunjo) in Bibong Pavilion, Bibong Mountains, Jinju. It was closed as Sir Heungseun,...
[Haein Temple]
The essence of Koreas Hwaeom Sect of Buddhism keeping Eighty-Thousand-block Tripitaka Koreana, the 463rd World Cultural Asset.
[Cheonhwang Temple Sitting Buddha]
Cheonhwang Temple of Miryang Icevalley has a sitting stone Buddha that is a typical structure of Shinra Unification period with a pedestal and body decorations, but missing the backlight.
[Heunghae Confucian Temple]
This 87th Cultural Resource of Gyeongsangbuk Province is located in Okseong-ri, Heunghae-eup. It is composed of a memorial tablets shrine, east and west and east pavilions of Confucian shrine, a lec...
[Buseok Temple]
[Museum of Cultural Assets. Andong. ]
Museum of Cultural Assets. Andong. With the most cultural assets in Korea, it is where Confucian Culture, Buddhist Culture and Folk Culturecoexist. Although you will not see much by casual sightsee...
[Bongam, Gimryong, Daeseung and Hyeguk Temples]
Mungyeong and its vicinity have many temples with beautiful surrounding environment, such as Bongam, Gimryong, Daeseung and Hyeguk Temples, to attract many people.
[Waujeong Temple]
Current president Taek-Ju Lee, who was once in construction business, formed the land and established the facilities from 1979 to officially open this largest private botanical garden of Korea in 1984...
[Ssanggye Temple]
Ssanggye Temple is a Koreas Buddhist (Jogye Sect) temple located in Daegeum Mountains at 1058 Daebubuk-dong, Ansan. Nothing specific is known about the establishment and history of the temple, but t...
[Suwon Bright Wall]
Suwon Bright Wall was begun to be built in Jan 1794, the 18th year of the reign of Chosuns 22nd King Jeongjo and completed in September 1796, the 20th year of his reign. King Jeongjo moved all go...
[Burial Ground]
Sir Hae Su Lees tomb, the 5th folk relic of Korea, is located San 1, Hansan-ri, Nam-myeon. He passed the civil service examination in the 18th year of the reign of Chosun King Myeongjong (1563) to s...
[Sungui Shrine]
Sungui Shrine located in the deep heart of Ami Mountains looking down at the dark-blue Imjin River to treasure many stories along its history enshrines the tablets of three Kings including the 1st Kin...
[Mireuk Temple Ruins]
Run for 5 minutes from Geumma to Hamyeong and there is a triangularly fanned mountain to the right. This is Mireuk Mountains (Yonghwa Mountains), the guardian mountain of Geumma. On the southern fla...
[Yakcheon Temple]
Yakcheon Temple, an early Chosun style temple that is the east's best independent temple, has a main building and priests' dormitory, a sanctuary, a shrine and a sari tower and is where many Buddhist ...
[Cultural Assets]
Pungyang-myeon of Yecheon, Gyeongbuk has a spot where three veins of water meet. We call this spot Samgang where Nakdong River from Andong Dam, Naeseong River from Taebaek Mountains and Geum River...
[Daeyul-ri Traditional Village ]
Traditional residence village located nearby Palgongsan Apple Village of Gunwi
[Anheung Castle]
The cultural assets of Taean extraordinarily include many natural memorials and cultural resources proving that it is a very gifted historical village. We introduce the unique cultural assets of Taean...
[Tomb of Great King Sejong]
This is a private professional Buddhist museum established on Jun 12. 1993 for the development of Koreas traditional wood craft and the succession of Buddhist Art. The construction began in February...
[Cultural Assets/Temple]
The main sanctuary of Biam Temple has three units in front and two units in sides with a -shaped tile-roofing. It has a huge seated Amitabha. Biam Temple is surrounded by luxuriant forest and scarc...
[Gwangsu Temple]
Gwangsu Temple is located in Gyesan-dong, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon and is where 2,500 Buddhist believers come to participate in its 1st-day and 15th-day prayers and regular ceremonies. It has diverse beli...
[Discipline Stand of Maeng Family of Asan]
Discipline Standis where the scholars disciplined themselves for academic pursuits. It is where the family of Sa-Seong Maeng (1360~1438) who was well-known for integrity in early Chosun Dynasty liv...
[Daeheung Temple]
Daeheung Temple is a historical temple located in 799 Gurim-ri, Samsan-myeon, Haenam, established by Priest Adohwa in the 5th year of the reign of Shinra King Jinheung.
[Ongnyong Temple Ruins]
Ongnyong Temple Ruins was National Priest Seongak (Dosun), the great priest of late Shinra Unification and Koreas master of Fengsui, stayed for 35 years to teach hundreds of pupils before he passed a...
[Tomb of King Suro]
As a symbolical cultural asset of Gimhae, there is Tomb of King Suro the founder of Garakguk (42 CE). He is the ancestor of Gimhae Kim family and Huh Family and Incheon Lee family. King Suro King is...
[Jinwi Confucian Temple and School]
Jinwi Confucian Temple and School, the 40th Cultural Assets Context of Gyeonggi, is known as an educational organization of early Chosun Dynasty, but no specific construction date is known. It was t...
[Geumdang Temple]
Geumdang Temple is a branch of Gaunsan Temple, the 17th temple of a Koreas Buddhist sect. It was established by Chinese Priest Hyegam in 814 B.C.E (6th year of the reign of Shinra King Hyeondeok). ...
[Geoje War Prisoners Camp]
Opened on Nov 1. 1950 to prison the war prisoners of Korean War that broke out on Jun 25. 1950, Geoje War Prisoners Camp Remains Park is a historical asset that shows the remains, pictures and motion...
[Dalseong Temple]
Dalseong Temple is 69th Traditional Temple and is one-and-only temple of Mokpo that treasures two cultural assets (228th and 229th Tangible Assets).
[Mulgeolli Temple, Cultural Assets]
Mulgeolli Temple is an architectural structure of Shinra Unification that only remains its ruins nowadays. Five stone pieces and four gold-plated bronze Buddha were discovered on the temple site and ...
[Geonbong Temple]
Geonbong Temple, which is the 51st Memorial of Gangwon, is called Geonbong Temple of Geumgang Mountains as it is located in the foothill of Geumgang Mountains. It has culturally and artistically valu...
[Naksan Temple]
Naksan Temple, located by a beach in Yangyang, has Obong Mountains as its background. It is a temple that is built by Shinras High Priest Eui Sang under the revelation of Buddha and that is known fo...
[Moryong Pavilion]
The first record on Ilgok was Populations List of 1789. It was originally called "Hansil" meaning "big village" but was renamed Ilgok into the Chinese version. It was first settled by No Family Gw...
[Baesan Fortress Ruins]
Although we do not know when Baesan Fortress of Yeonju, Busan was built exactly, it is assumed to have been built by the native powers before the rule of Shinra Unification.
[Janggok Temple]
Located in the southern slope of Chilgap Mountains, it is said to have been established by Priest Chejing in 850 B.C.E (12th year of the reign of Shinra King Munseong), and has underwent many reconstr...
[Sir Gwang-Jo Jo Memorial Monument]
To admire Sir Gwang-Jo Jo (Pen name: Jeongam) (14821519) who was exiled to Neungseong due to the Massacre of Scholars of 1519, this monument was erected. It is a monument erected at a place of exile...
[Cheongryang Temple]
Story of 'Cheongryang Temple' by a Priest who Drives a Cultivator Cheongryang Temple is a 1000-year-old temple established by Great Priest Wonhyo in 663 (3rd year of the reign of Shinra King Munmu). ...
[Jungwon Mireuk-ri Temple Ruins]
Mireuk Grand Temple that is assumed to have been built in early Koryo Dynasty was lost during the Mongolian invasion during the reign of Koryo King Gojong. Today, only the 5-level Stone Tower (95th T...
[Hangye Fortress]
As the visitors to Oeseorak visit Seorak Mountains through Sinheung Temple, those to Naeseorak visit Naeseorak through Baekdam Temple. Located in Yongdae-ri, Buk-myeon of Inje, Baekdam Temple is the ...
[Daejeon Temple]
Story of Daejeon Temple that started a fire when a well was dug. Daejeon Temple that is over 1,000 years old delivers an interesting story along with the legend of Juwang Mountains. In Dajeon Temp...
[Cheolcheon-ri Seven Buddha Images]
There are Seven Buddha Images, Stone Buddha Statue, Manho Pavilion, Mireuk Temple and Stone Buddha at Cheolcheon-ri around Bonghwang Hwangto Village of Naju.
[Beobsu Temple Area]
Gaya Mountains is well-known as Koreas major Buddhist culture remains. In Gaya Mountains, we can taste the essence of the Buddhist culture of Shinra Unification Period through Beobsu, which had a 1,...
[Palgoe Pavilion]
Palgoe Pavilion was established by Uam Si-Yeol Gong during the reign of Chosun King Injo. It was used to admire Sir Toegye Yul-Gok Lee and to lecture the scholars and pupils of the time. When Sir Ja...
[Imi Pavilion]
Imi Pavilion was established by Sagye Jang-Saeng Kim in the 4th year of the reign of Chosun King Injo to lecture the pupils and was originally called Hwangsan Pavilion. According to Imi Pavilion reco...
[Geumgu Confucian Temple]
The main building of Geumgu Confucian Temple was established 2km east from Dongheon, Geumgu in 1390 (2nd year of the reign of Koryo King Gongyang), but was burned down during the Japanese Invasion of ...
[Deogu Pavilion]
A pavilion was built in 1865 (2nd year of the reign of Chosun King Gojong) as a training course of traditional archery and was named Deogu Pavilion. Deogu Pavilion records state that the meaning of ...
[Jungnim Lecture Hall]
A lecture hall was built in 1626 (4th year of the reign of Chosun King Injo) and was named Hwangsan Lecture Hall after enshrining Munseonggong Yulgok I Lee and Mungangong Ugye Hon Seong. The Confucia...
[Themed Travel]
Gochang Dolmen Site that is registered as Worlds Cultural Asset; Seonun Mountains, the symbol of prevention is better than cure; 1000-year-old Seonun Temple; old house and Pansori (Korean Story-tel...
[Yowol Pavilion Garden]
It was constructed by Gyeong-Woo Kim (1517~1559) who served as a governmental official during the reign of Chosun King Myeongjo, so he could live with the mountains and waters to enjoy poetry in his l...
[Jeolla Army Fortress Ruins & Hamel's Visit Home]
It was appointed 140th Memorial of Jeollanam Province in Mar 9. 1992 and re-appointed 397th Historical Relic in Apr 18. 1997. 93,139-wide, it is the general commander's headquarters of Jeolla Army o...
[Yongdusaji Cheoldanggan ]
It is a unique cultural asset that is appointed as a national asset in the Cheongju area. It is composed of two granite columns and 20 steel tubs
[Chun-eun Temple]
Chun-eun Temple appointed as No. 421 of historic remains Chun-eun Temple is the place where Seunghue Lee wrote Jae-wang-un-ki which is a great epic of Korean nation.
[Sooingansagi Three-Floor Stone Tower]
This Stone tower succeeds to the sculpture style of the Silla among various styles of Koryos stone tower with clearly expressing Koryo style in some parts. It has total four stones including double f...
[Baekdam Temple]
Baekdam Temple is the first gate of Naeseolak. It was Hangye Temple which was constructed by Jajang in first year(647) of Shinra Jindeok Queen.It moved the place in Shinmoon King due to several losses...
[Dinosaur footprint fossil]
The footprint fossils of dinosaur, which prospered in the Mesozoic Age, could be found in the outer seashore in Gohyeon.
[Dori temple]
It is known as Silla's first Buddhist temple. It is located in the middle of the mountain (691m above the sea level) and it has gorgeous scenery with beautiful buildings, historical relics and pine tr...
This Buddhist temple was established by Euisang in 651(the Fifth year of Queen. Jindeok of the Shinla Dynasty). Buddha Rock looking like Buddha on the west above the temple was reflected on the lake i...
[Park Je Sang Historical Site ]
Duseo Ginko Tree is known to be plented by Lee Ji Dae in the beginning of Lee Dynasty. He is a 4th descendent of a famous scholar and politician Ik Jae, Lee Je Hyun. In 1394, (Lee Dynasty, King ...
[Gigye Myeon Munseong Dong Dolmen ]
Taking the No. 31 of national road from Chyeongsong to Pohang(yeongil) leads to go over the range of Teabeak Mountain. and then go along with the Gigye Village river flowing into the East Sea via Poha...
[Mulberry tree ]
This is the oldest mulberry tree in the country. It might have lived in our village since around 1600. It proved that our ancestors raised silkworms for a long time. 12m root, 2.7m diameter breast hei...
[A hero of Geumdangmartjil Banseoul' ]
This is a legendary house site of 99 rooms. The host 'Lee You-in' was a man of influence; a Kyungsang governor, a cabinet minister, a mayor of Seoul.
BuSeok-sa was established by great Buddhist priest UeiSang according to the request of King MonMoo in Shilla Dynasty (A.D.676). When UeiSang was in Dang, he heard that the Emperor of Dang, Ko-jong, st...
Jeondeungsa is about 1600 years old. It was built during the King Sosurim of Goguryeo and is considered one of the 31 head temples of Buddhism.
Sungeoijeon, the place where the spirit of the first king of Koryo, Wanggeon stays
The castle was built by connecting the highest peak, Cheongryang, nothern Yunjubong (467.6m), eastern Mangwolbong(502m) and Beolbong(515m). The external part of the castle forms a steep slope, but the...
[North Korea Pavilion ]
Yanggu North Korea Pavilion located the northernmost tip of Civilian Control Line (CCL) OPENED IN 1996. It was established about 5km ahead of the Forth Tunnel the northern end of Punchbowl basin for u...
An arbor located beside the 8m-high cliff of Kumsuhung stream. In 1608, a man named Yangsaun called it Kumsujung and lived a poetical life. Under the arbor, there flows the crystal-clear water with th...
[Farm Music of Mud Wall ]
Farm music made up percussion instruments played by farmer is origin of Korean music and share life and emotion in the common feeling and is folk music with long history.
[Prehistoric remains 'Jiseokmyo' in Jiseokri]
Jiseokmyo is the prehistoric remains located in rice field about 10m away to the right side of Jiseokri village. It was built in the Nambangsik(southern type) from its form in which Hyunsil(main room ...
Long time age, there were a fountain gushing spring of wine, it was called JuCheon. Therefore the name of village also became JuCheon.
[The historical site of Sir Lee Hang-ro]
The house of Sir Lee Hang-ros birth, who was a metaphysics scholar in the end of Chosun dynasty The house of Sir Lee Hang-ros birth is located in Nomoon-ri, Sujong-myeon, Yangpyeong-gun, Gyunggi-do
[Poongsuwon Catholic Church]
We should learn the mature faith, which made possible to endure cruel persecutions for a long time and meditate the precious inheritance from ancestors as we face the Poongsuwon Catholic church. It is...
[Gyuwon Lees Stone Monument]
On 7 May in the 19th year of King Kojong (AD 1882), inspector Gyu-Won Lee visited Ulleung island with Sun-Wan Shim, Sang-Hak Seo, Jong-Pal Ko, Yun-Woo Yoo, and 82 crew members and 20 gunners.
[Jikji Temple ]
It had been called 'Hwanghak Mountain' and since cranes frequently visited but called 'Hwangak mountain' in Jikji temple's tablet and Taekriji.
The period of King Muyeol in Shinra dynasty, Eusanjosa build up Yongjisa and called it "Ungjungam" but it was ruined in Japanese invasion of Korea in 1592, so Yeongji envoy re-build it up and name it ...
Samdo Sugun Tongeosa, Jang Sikyu and his son Hamkyeongbuk-do Byungmajeoldosa, Jang Hansang went into government service from Hyungjong to Jongjo in the Lee Dynasty. This is the place in which a religi...
[Temple Sinheung]
Temple Sinheung, which is located in the foot of Mt. Saja at Sangwol-ri, was built at the7th ruling year(529) of the king Seong in Baekje. Main buildings such as Daewong-jeon have still kept its uniqu...
[Gasa cultural zone]
Wonderful pavilions and gardens such as Shikyeong Pavilion, Soswae Garden, Chwiga Pavilion, Myeongokhyeon, Songgang Pavilion and Hwanbyeokdang are located in Wonhyo valley where a stream flows along w...
[Jangkok Temples]
Jangkok Temple is located in Chillgap mountain, which called an Alps of Korea, and established in 12th year of King Moonsung, Shinra Dynasty by Chejing(monk).
[House where Sam-Deuk Gwon was born]
Master singer, Sam-Deuk Gwon was born in 1771 (47th ruling year of Youngjo) and passed away on May 7, 1841 (7Th ruling year of Heonjong).
[Imjin-gak ]
Imjin-gak resort has the sadness of Korean War broke out on June 25, 1950 and conflict between same nation aftermath.
[Naejang Temple]
The Naejang temple(size; 31,138) was designated as the monument No. 63 of Cheolabukdo on Dec. 27, 1979. In A.D. 636, 37th year of King Mu in Baiejae Dynasty, Youngeunjosa established a big temple h...
[Hachon Course(1 course)]
The book is an original history book recorded the traces from Bango to Goshin of ancient China and from Choenbok 1st year(901) in Dang to Sangheung 2nd year(1279) in Song. According to Ju, Ja bal of B...
Embracing the SEOMJIN RIVER, which has beautiful sand and clean water, if you go from GOKSEONG-EUP along with 17th National Road about 16km, you can see APROK pleasure ground linking SEOMJIN RIVER and...
The place where Wolchon office of Kunbuk-myeon was positioned, was named 'Shoiddongsum'. In Shoiddongsum, there are many glass stones of black, and brown piled from which several grayish pieces of blu...
[Seokseong Sansung (Seokseong Mountain fortress wall)]
Constructed with complex form of the mountain fortress wall using geographical features of mountain on Mt. Pajin vein which is 200m above the sea and located in a point where 7.5km off from Buyeo in t...
[Chonam-Ri sacred place]
Chonam-ri is not only the hometown of Hang-Gum Yoo (Augustino), who was baptized in 1784 and one of principal people who helped establishing the Korean church, but also the place from which Catholici...
[Biam temple]
Biam temple is a small temple that is located in Youngigun Jeonoymyun. Here are Biam 3 stone image as like Biamsa Gaeyoumyungjeonssi Amitabulsamjon stone image, Biamsa Gichukmyung Amitayouraejaebulb...
HANYILAM was designated as issue 40 of CHUNRANAMDO property data in February 15 of 1975. YOESUNGUNJI and YEOSANJY records that it was established by WONHYO in 644. In 958, YUN PIL stayed at this p...
[700 hundred Chong :Memorial No.105]
During Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592, JoongbongJoheon and YoungkyuDaesa who was a Buddhist priest and 700 hundred civilian soldiers assaulted in August first 1592 an enemy who occupied Keumsan.
This building was established by Mr. Leejongmoon(, 15661638) who was the leader of camouflaged troops in Japanese Invasion of Korea in 1592 in 1604(Seonjo 37).
[Seonghwangdang (Praying Place)]
SeonJin-ri Castle is Achievement No.50; it is located in Seonjin-ri, Yonghyeon-myeon, Sacheon City, at the middle point of Sacheon Bay and is Chang Seong constructed on the basis of Pyeongsan-Castle-t...
[Shinam Temple]
Amita Yerae is in this temple and its head is brass and Yukkye is not clear and it has Jangeobgu.Its face is fat and only one eye is open and earlobe is short and it has only one SamdoLine of shoulder...
[Gumjeong Mountain Fortress Wall ]
Wonhyoam is located in Mountain 524, Cheonglyong-dong, Gumjeong Gu. Two stone pagodas, East and West Three Floor Stone Pagoda located in the precinct are designated as local tangible cultural asset of...
Bulgapsa in the Moak Mountains (Bulgap Mountain: height 515.9m) is said to have been established by Monk Marananto, who is believed to have travelled from Dongjin, China, and to have introduced Buddhi...
[Chusa Kotek]
A realist, calligrapher at the last of Cho Sun Dynasty, it is the old house of Chusa Kim Jung Hee master (1786-1856), built by his grand father Wol Sung We Kim Han Sin.
So far, it has been reported that there is no cultural remains and relics of Unified Shilla dynasty in Hampyeong region; however, it is studied at Yongcheonsa located in Gwamam-ri, Haebo-myeon was est...
Marigol starts. from the place about 2km along the left valley from Myeongdong-Ri. There are sound earthen tunnel of professor Byeong-Uk Lee, Seowon University and a small neat house. Its name after...
Dogapsa is located below Mt. Wolchul, which is called as little Gumgang of Honam. Dosunguksa, one of four Buddhist monks, established it.
[Gyeryongsan Ceramic Art Village ]
Cheolhwabuncheong Ceramics, which has a nickname of Gyeryongsanbuncheong, are Sajangyo representative of one side of Joseonyo in 15 century, produced only at the foot of Mt. Gyeryong.
[Indigo dyeing site ]
Naju was known as Najumok from Koryeo to the Lee Dynasty ; it is the center of Honam, which has ruled the area of Yeongsan River and from which cultures have developed.
SUNCHUN, SONGKWANGSA is located in the SINPYONGLEE, SONGKWANGMYUN and it is a temple, which has kept the long Buddhist history and tradition. It is one of the tree precious temples along with HAPCHON ...
[Sikjangsan Gosansa ]
Gosansa located west foot of Sukjangsan is known that Doseonguksa built in Jeanggangwang first, the Sinra era and Sudeongguksa rebuilt in the 14th year of King Injo of the Lee Dynasty era.
[Pohang Homigot Gangsa-Ri Dolmens]
A rock, 3m high and 8m round, stands at #229, Gangsa-1-ri, Daebo-myon. The site is a small port where the east sea can be seen.
It was located in the valley of Chumsungdae, which opposite the current site across Hwayangchon. In the third year of Goyro, Chungyol, king, Doil, a wise monk built it and called it "Sudoam".
[Three-floor stone tower ]
This three-floor stone tower seems to have been built in the beginning of the Koryeo dynasty considering the building style and the surrounding fragments of tiles. It is well preserved except for t...
It is the symbol of Boeun county and located in the lower edge of Mt. Songni. It was built by Uisanjosa in the 14th year of king Jinheung of Shilla Dynasty. The name means that the rule of Buddha stay...
[Songkwangsa (Temple) ]
Mt. Jongnam Songkwangsa located in Daeheung-ri in Soyang-myeon was established by Doeuiseonsa in 867 and later repaired by Bojokuksa.
[Chungpung Munhwajae complex(Exhibition of cultural assets)]
You can see the represented vividness of ancestors' life, viewing about 2000 pieces of remains including 11 regional tangible cultural assets and 2 national treasures, which are the evidences of brill...
[Seokjangseung ]
Two granite Seokjangseung (totem poles) were placed in Dangsankori at Seorimsup (Seondusup) in Seocheon-ri, one in the north and one in the south.
[Cultural Sites]
According to legend, Wangsanseong (Koesanseong) located in Koe-ri is understood to have been built in 918 when Wanggeon established the Goryeo Dynasty.
[Jungheungsa (Temple)]
Kwangyang has produced many historical figures including Hwang, Hyeon, a classical scholar of the Chosun Dynasty whose pen name was Maecheon, and Choi, Sandu whose pen name was Shinjae, took the initi...
[Parkguhyojajeongryeobi (Monument in Memory of Gu Park, a filial son)]
The Parkguhyojajeongryeobi, a monument to the memory of Gu Park, who was a filial son, is located at San #83, Doseong-ri, Seonnam-myon, Seongju-gun.
Chunghyodang was once the residence of the descendants of Munchunggong Seong-ryong Ryu (nicknamed Seoae). Ryu, in the position of Younguijeong (prime minister), led in coping with national difficultie...
Cheongpyoungsa is 19km from downtown Chunchon and accessible in 10 minutes by the Soyangho ferry. The beautiful valley stretching to the temple is loved by hikers. That is where Guseong (9 sounds) Fal...
[Ssanggyesa (Buddhist Temple) in Mt. Jiri]
This temple has one national treasure, two government-designated cultural assets and dozens of relics, including Iljumoon (first gate of temples), Chonwangsang (statue of the image of the heavenly gua...
[Ancient Tombs in Yean-ri ]
Our village, well-known as a producer of greenhouse vegetables and flowers, has historic sites preserving the vestiges of the Gaya Dynasty across the region. We can even hear the voices of the ancient...
[Seosaengpo Waesong (Fortress)]
The construction of this fortress began in July 1592, when the Imjinwaeran (Korea-Japan war during the Chosun Dynasty) broke out, and was completed the following year.
[Yakcheonsa (Temple)]
There is a signboard reading 'Yakcheonsa' at the entry of the small road to the seashore between Jungmun Orange Park and Jungmun Commercial High School passing through the Jungmun City Area. Go 500m d...
[5.18 Cemetery]
The 5.18 Cemetery is the place where the conscientious souls who actively rose in protest against injustice rest in peace. 5.18 The Kwangju civil uprising that made Kwangju a worldwide Holy Land of ...
[Historic Site of General Sung-Gyeom Shin]
This site is designated Daegu city Monument No. 1. General Sung-Gyeom Shin (posthumous name is Janggeolgong), one of the founding fathers of the Goryeo Dynasty, died here in dignity.
[Clothes Excavated from the Tomb of Dock-won Kim]
These clothes were excavated from the tomb of Dock-won Kim (1634~1704), a civil minister of the late Chosun Dynasty. He passed the primary state examination in the 5th year (1654) of King Hyojong's ad...
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