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Heritage Yangjuhyanggyo Local Confucian School

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Yangjuhyanggyo Local Confucian School1
  • Location

    Yangju

  • Address

    50, Buheung-ro 1423beon-gil, Yangju-si, Gyeonggi-do

  • TEL

    +82-31-840-4148 | +82-10-5046-3631

Local Confucian schools were primary and secondary educational institutions of the Joseon Dynasty, and fostered Confucian

Dream of becoming a Confucian scholar of the 21st century at the local Confucian school, where the past and the present harmonize beautifully
Local Confucian schools were primary and secondary educational institutions of the Joseon Dynasty, and fostered Confucian scholars. Learn the Confucian scholars’ attitude of mind, behavior, and how to bow at the local Confucian school, Myeongnyundang Lecture Hall. Wear yugeon and dopo, the Joseon Confucian scholar costumes, and take a picture. You will learn the importance of Korean culture and the style and fun of Confucian scholars through a variety of character education programs including tea cake making, tea ceremony, and traditional games.

Experience the style and fun of the Confucian scholars.*Duration: 1-7 hours (varies by program)
Local Confucian school tour with a Confucian culture commentator
A Confucian culture commentator explains the local Confucian school in easy and interesting ways so that everyone can understand.
Confucian scholar costume
Wear yugeon and dopo, the Joseon Confucian scholar costumes.
The style of Confucian scholars
- With the Confucian scholar costume Experience, Learn the spirit of the Confucian scholars who pursued studies and courtesy.
- Local Confucian school tour; Who is a Confucian scholar? Learn Confucian scholars’ attitude of mind, behavior, costumes, traditional way of greeting, and more.
The fun of Confucian scholars 1
- With the tea ceremony, learn the spirit of the Confucian scholars who had wisdom and noble character. Understand the meanings of traditional patterns by making tea cakes.
- Tea cake making, Confucian scholars’ tea ceremony, etc.
The fun of Confucian scholars 2
- Enhance your personality and learn wisdom for coexistence through the tuho (arrow-throwing) ceremony, archery, and other traditional games, which were the Confucian scholars’ tools to improve their bodies and minds.
- You can choose from archery, jegi making, biseok chigi (a stone game), tuho ceremony, jangmyeongru (bracelet) making, and more.

Opening hours : 10am-4pm | Education: 9am-6pm
Closed : Mondays (Except for hands-on education)
Admission : Free viewing | Hands-on programs: KRW 5,000 - 30,000
Directions : Get off at Yangju Station (Line 1) and take the bus for Baekseok. | Local bus: #3-3; Regular bus: #35, 50, 51, 77, 77-1, 85, 133