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Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Sin, Seoul

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Admire Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Sin, the representation of protection and patriotism. Erected in 1968, the bronze statue faces the city square and honors the admiral who defended Korea against the Japanese navy in the 16th century. Admire the 17 m (55 ft) depiction of the designer of "geobukseon" warships (turtle ships), a model of which stands at the feet of the admiral, serving as an educational guide and memorial to the 16th-century war. Learn about war tactics and the story of the great warrior's life. Put Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Sin on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Seoul trip builder.
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  • If you are in the area, there are a few spots to check out all at once. The Gyeongbokgoong Palace, Statue of Sejong, Gwanghwamun Square and etc. You should visit all of these together since it's near ...  more »
  • The beginning of the Gwanghwamun standing wide square on Korea's hero Yi Sun-sin statue is nowadays, there are not a lot of rallies, gathering around the square on a weekday, we recommend that you visit
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  • Currently there is a tent city set up around this statue so getting a clear photo of it is a real challenge. The tents are scrappy and covered in plastic and not a good look. Some political group I gu...  more »
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