"Changdeokgung Palace" Changgyeonggung Palace Tip by slang75

Changgyeonggung Palace, Seoul: 37 reviews and 75 photos


13th century palace in the center of Seoul. Take a tour if you can (english tours run several times a day) there aren't enough signs to give you the full story. The highlight of the tour is the "secret garden". It's a large garden in the rear of the palace that only the emperor and his wife could visit.

On a 1 hour tour we learned so much about this palace and about Korean culture from the 13th century on.

Address: 185 Changgyeonggung-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul
Directions: Short walk from Insadong
Phone: +82 2-762-4868
Website: http://english.cha.go.kr/english/new/index.action

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 7, 2004
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