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Jongmyo Shrine

25 locals recommend
Location
Jong-ro, Seoul 110-400
Phone+82 2-765-0195

Tips from locals

Jaydub
Jaydub
April 21, 2019
Jongmyo is a Confucian shrine dedicated to the perpetuation of memorial services for the deceased kings and queens of the Korean Joseon Dynasty (1392–1897). It was one of the important King's duties to hold ceremonies for the deceased ancestors. According to UNESCO, the shrine is the oldest royal…
Gabriel
Gabriel
July 11, 2017
Serene place to experience
Naomi
Naomi
April 14, 2017
Jongmyo Shrine It's a world culture heritage
Giwon
Giwon
March 16, 2017
Must visit place: Confucian culture of Chosun Dynasty
Dennis
Dennis
January 24, 2017
Jongmyo Shrine was built to hold the ancestral tablets for the kings of the Chosun Dynasty