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Jumunjin Lighthouse (주문진 등대)

  • Jumunjin Lighthouse (주문진 등대)
  • Jumunjin Lighthouse (주문진 등대)
  • Jumunjin Lighthouse (주문진 등대)
  • Jumunjin Lighthouse (주문진 등대)
  • Jumunjin Lighthouse (주문진 등대)
  • Jumunjin Lighthouse (주문진 등대)

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Address
24-7, Yetdeungdae-gil, Jumunjin-eup, Gangneung-si, Gangwon-do
강원도 강릉시 주문진읍 옛등대길 24-7 (주문진읍)
Type
Ports/ Fishing Villages/ Lighthouses
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-33-662-2131
Homepage
www.gntour.go.kr(Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Established in 1918, Jumunjin Lighthouse is the first light house in Gangwon-do region. The lighthouse is 3m in max diameter and 10m in height with white mortar covered the exterior wall.

    The building shows the early structure of the country’s lighthouse architecture, which is a great value in terms of the nation’s architectural history. The light signal blinks at 15-second interval and can be identified from 37km away. The lighthouse was once destroyed during Korean War and restored in 1951.

    Jumunjinhang Harbor, where the lighthouse is located, is 210,000㎡ in size. After becoming a half-way station of Busan-Wonsan Route in 1917, both passenger and freight vessels made an entrance to the harbor.

    Telephone
    +82-33-662-2131

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Film Locations
    Shooting location for movie ‘One Fine Spring Day (봄날은 간다, 2001)’ and SBS drama ‘Brilliant Legacy (찬란한 유산, 2009)’.

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