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Changgyeonggung Palace, Seoul

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#9 of 73 in Historic Sites in Seoul
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Landmark
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Built in the 15th century by King Sejong, Changgyeonggung Palace for centuries housed the royals of the Joseon dynasty. The vast complex was restored in the 1980s, making it one of the best preserved palaces in all of South Korea. Take a guided tour to hear more about the history and heritage of the complex, or roam the botanical gardens and cherry tree groves. Put Changgyeonggung Palace into our Seoul vacation maker app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Seoul.
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  • This palace is not genuine, as it’s rebuilt, but it gives you the idea about how magnificent it was in its old gold days. Actually, Ancient Korea is not very well-known… 
    This palace is not genuine, as it’s rebuilt, but it gives you the idea about how magnificent it was in its old gold days. Actually, Ancient Korea is not very well-known…  more »
  • C ( 20.12.09 ) The Changgyeionggung was one of Korean Palace in Seoul. There was good to walk slowly with enjoying Choseon's atmosphere. There could enter by traffic card, and 1,000 won to enter. I... 
    C ( 20.12.09 ) The Changgyeionggung was one of Korean Palace in Seoul. There was good to walk slowly with enjoying Choseon's atmosphere. There could enter by traffic card, and 1,000 won to enter. I...  more »
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  • Beautiful place! Especially the greenhouse. I was very happy to see some flowers and so much greenery in winter. If you like cats be alert bc there are many hiding around the greenhouse. They enjoy playing in the small park right in front of it.
  • Very pretty Palace and gardens. Not as crowded as some of the other palaces. Has the first Western greenhouse built in Korea. Nice lakes and buildings.

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