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집옥재, 고종의 침전
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Because Gyeongbokgung suffered heavy fire damage in 1876, the last emperor Gojong moved temporarily to Changdeokkgung. He returned in 1885. At that time, Jibokjae and Hyeopgilding Pavilion were moved from Changdeokgung to the are west of Geoncheonggung, Gojong's residence, and were used as a library and reception hall for foreing envoys.

Jibokjae's side walls are made of brick, in the Qing Chinese style. Jobokjae lokks like a one stroy bluilding, but it is two stroried from inside. Parujeong, the loctagonal building to the left of Jibokjae, is also Qing Chiense style.

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