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Okgyeseowon Confucian Academy (옥계서원)

  • Okgyeseowon Confucian Academy (옥계서원)
3078-13, Seobu-ro, Hapcheon-gun, Gyeongsangnam-do
경상남도 합천군 봉산면 서부로 3078-13 (봉산면)
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  • Information
    The lecture hall was built to store Yulgok Yi I``s Gyeokmongyogyeol (the point of hitting the stupidity) Haedongyeonwonnok. Okgye Seowon was originally located approximately 4 km away from Hyangok-dong during the 3 years of Yeongjo's reign. It was closed due to the Seowon Abolishment by Heungseon Daewongun Regent. During 6 years of Gojong’s reign, it was re-built about 200 meters away from the east side of village. The lecture hall is composed of a lecture hall, Sowonsa, Naesammun, Oesammun, Gwallisa and more.


    Current Status
    Gyeongsangnam-do Cultural Property No. 60 (designated on July 20, 1983)

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