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Geunjeongjeon, front view
Seoul

Geunjeongjeon is the main throne hall of Gyeongbokgung. The name means that 'all affairs will be properly managed if you demonstrate diligence.' The king's affairs of state, including meetings, receptions with foreign envoys, and most importantly, the coronation ceremony, were all conducted here.

The outer area of Geunjeongjeon was destroyed during the Japanese occupation, when the Government General building was built. In 2001 the outer area and bridge were restored to their original state.

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