Changgyeonggung Palace, Seoul

4.4
Built in the 15th century by King Sejong, Changgyeonggung Palace for centuries housed the royals of the Joseon dynasty. The vast complex was restored in the 1980s, making it one of the best preserved palaces in all of South Korea. Take a guided tour to hear more about the history and heritage of the complex, or roam the botanical gardens and cherry tree groves. Put Changgyeonggung Palace into our Seoul vacation maker app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Seoul.
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  • I am giving this four stars as I believe it would have been a wonderful place to visit but there were so many people there I couldn't get near it. I watched the changing of the guard which was slow an...  more »
  • Relative to Gyeongbokgung or Changdeokgung, this palace is much smaller in size and there is much less to see. The star is in the garden, not in the buildings, most of which were destroyed and have no...  more »
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  • Beautiful place! Especially the greenhouse. I was very happy to see some flowers and so much greenery in winter. If you like cats be alert bc there are many hiding around the greenhouse. They enjoy playing in the small park right in front of it.
  • Very pretty Palace and gardens. Not as crowded as some of the other palaces. Has the first Western greenhouse built in Korea. Nice lakes and buildings.
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