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The Five Grand Palaces of Seoul

Learn about the palaces built by the Joseon dynasty.

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The Five Grand Palaces of Seoul

Learn about the palaces built by the Joseon dynasty.

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Seoul is an enthralling city that blends the ancient with the modern. Among many historic buildings to admire, you will find the legendary Five Grand Palaces of Seoul.
The oldest of Seoul's palaces is the Gyeongbokgung. Built in 1395, it was the main palace of the Joseon dynasty which ruled from 1392 to 1910.

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