DANJONG CULTURE FESTIVAL – 단종 문화제

SPECTACULAR!! 😌

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Held in Yeongwol during the last week-end of April, the Danjong Culture Festival commemorate King Danjong with different events: the reenactment of the funeral, a Queen Jeongsun contest, a folk contest, a traditional food village, etc.

King Danjong was the 6th king of Joseon Dynasty, he lost the throne to his uncle Suyang Daegun (the 7th king, Sejo) and was exiled to Yeongwol where he died.

  • Address: Yeongwol-eup, Yeongwol-gun, Gangwon-do  -> Jangneung Royal Tomb, Donggang River, Gwanpungheon House, Cheongnyeongpo Cape
    • by bus – From Seoul Express Terminal take intercity bus to Yeongwol Terminal
  • Admissions fees: depends of the event

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