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Seonjeongjeon of Changdeokgung Palace
Seoul

Changdeokgung palace was built as a secondary palace in 1405, later became the main palace. Gyeongbokgung and Changdeokgung were totally destroyed by fire during the Japanese invasion of 1592. After the war, only Changdeokgung was restored in 1610 and served as the main palace for the next 258 years.

The Changdeokgung Palace was inscribed on the Unesco World Cultural Heritage list in 1997. For more information, refer to http://eng.cdg.go.kr/main/main.htm

Here the king worked at his convenience to discuss routine state affairs with high ranking officials. Tis is the only building in Chandeokgung with a blue-tiled roof, symbolizing the king's administrative office.

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Uploaded: 19/10/2009
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