Empress Myeongseong Commemorative Festival 2016


Empress Myeongseong Commemorative Festival 2016





This festival is held every year on November 17, the birthdate of Empress Myeongseong. It aims to shed light on the empress’ achievements to correct the distorted perception about the empress and to offer solace to her spirit. During the festival, visitors will be able to experience Korean traditional culture and feel proud of Korean heritage and value.

Period: Nov. 17, 2016

: 250-2, Neunghyeon-dong, Yeoju-si, Gyeonggi-do

Venue: Birthplace of Empress Myeongseong in Yeoju-si, Gyeonggi-do

Inquiries: Empress Myeongseong Heritage Protection Office 031-880-4021. 4022. 4023

Culture & Tourism Dept. of Yeoju-si Government 031-887-2068, 2866

Yeoju Heritage Interpretation 031-887-3578. 2868