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Heritage Simgokseowon - Confucian academy


Simgokseowon - Confucian academy1
Simgokseowon - Confucian academy2
Simgokseowon - Confucian academy3
  • Location


  • Address

    16-9, Simgok-ro, Suji-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do

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It was created to honor Cho Kwang Cho, a scholar in the midst of Joseon Dynasty. Sewon is a kind of the academy and the place honoring confucianists. He hoped that the king governs the country with confucian virtues and rules. To put the auditorium in opened although it is preserved as the cultural asset make us an possibility watching inside.

Left:a small lotus pond in the ground of Simgokseowon. /Middle: a front view of the exterior of  Simgokseowon covered white snow. / Right: a main building with a sign of 'Simgokseowon Confucian Academy'