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Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)

  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)
  • Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin (충무공 이순신 동상)

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Address
Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul
서울 종로구 세종로
Type
Architectural & Sculptural Highlights
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-2-735-8688
Homepage
http://plaza.sisul.or.kr
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
  • Information
    Introduction
    The Statue of Admiral Yi Sun-Shin was erected at the front of Gwanghwamun Square on April 27, 1968, in honor of the brave spirit and leadership of the Admiral. At 17 meters tall, the bronze statue stands firmly with a sword in his right hand, representing protection and patriotism. In front of the statue is a miniature turtle ship that the Admiral built, and at each front corner are two drums that were used to increase the morale of soldiers going to the battlefield.

    Telephone
    +82-2-735-8688

    Operating Hours
    00:00-24:00 (Open all year round)

    Parking Facilities
    Not available

    Available Facilities
    Sunken Square, Central Square, Admiral Yi Sun-Shin Fountain

    Facilities for the Handicapped
    Wheelchair ramp, elevators, restrooms

    Restrooms
    Available

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