"Dongnimmun ( Independence Gate )" Dongnimmun Independence Gate Tip by jckim

Dongnimmun Independence Gate, Seoul: 3 reviews and 10 photos


This stone gate was built in 1898 by the Independence Club. the gate made of granite, 14,38 meters high and 11,48 meters wide. it was designed pattern of Arc de Triomphe de l toile by a Swiss engineer who worked for the German Minister in Korea. stand at the Independence Park, and nearby the Seodaemun Prison Hall.

Address: Hyeonjeo-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul
Directions: Take subway line 3 to Dongnimmun Station.
Phone: +82 2-364-4686
Website: http://www.cha.go.kr/korea/heritage/search/Culresult_Db_View.jsp?mc=NS_04_03_01&VdkVgwKey=13,00320000,11

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  • Written Mar 21, 2005
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