The Story of King Sejong & The Story of Admiral Yi Sunshin, Seoul

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  • King Sejong the Great's statue located in the 光化門廣場Gwanghwamun Square (광화문광장)of the Joseon Dynasty is credited with introducing Han Chinese Confucian policies and executed major "legal amendments" (공법...  more »
  • Displayed in this underground museum are the achievements of the two "most celebrated" figures in the history of Korea, namely King Sejong the Great (the fourth king of the Joseon Dynasty) and Admiral...  more »
  • These two are very important people in Korean history but if you are not a history buff walking through show cases of their writings that are all in Korean doesn't click. There was an interesting bit ...  more »