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Jangandang, living quarter of Gojong, the last emperor
Seoul

The last emperor Gojong created Geoncheonggung in 1873 to forge political independence from his farther. Geoncheonggung included separate living quarters for the king and queen, as well as a study.

It was here that tragedy struck in 1895, when Empress Myeongseong was assassinated by the Japanese. This building, Jangandang is living quarter of Gojong.

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