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Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)

  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Ganghwa Jeondeungsa Temple (강화 전등사)
  • Address 37-41, Jeondeungsa-ro, Ganghwa-gun, Incheon
    인천광역시 강화군 길상면 전등사로 37-41
  • Type Temples/ Religious Sites
  • Inquiries • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
    (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
    • For more info +82-32-937-0125
  • Homepage www.jeondeungsa.org
    www.templestay.com
  • Information
    Introduction
    Jeondeungsa Temple is located in Samnangseong Fortress, which is said to have been built by the three sons of Dangun, the founder of Korea. The temple was originally called Jinjongsa Temple during the early Goryeo dynasty; the name changed to the current Jeondeungsa Temple in 1282.

    Jeondeungsa Temple contains significant architectural works, including the main building Daeungbojeon Hall (Treasure No. 178), built in 1621. Decorated with delicate carvings, it is a superlative example of the architecture of the mid-Joseon dynasty. Visitors can see names of soldiers written on the walls and columns of Daeungbojeon Hall. These soldiers fought against the French Navy and wrote their names in Jeondeungsa to pray to Buddha for good luck in war.

    There are ten other structures of historical significance at the temple including Yaksajeon Hall (Treasure No. 179), Beomjong Bell (Treasure No. 393), and Yangheonsu Victory Monument (Tangible Cultural Treasure No. 26). The compound is also home to many ancient trees.

    Closed
    N/A (Open all year round)

    Operating Hours
    Summer 08:00-18:30
    Winter 08:30-18:00

    Parking Facilities
    Available

    Admission Fees
    Individuals - Adults 4,000 won / Teenagers 3,000 won / Children 1,500 won
    Groups - Adults 3,500 won / Teenagers 2,500 won / Children 1,000 won

    * Free admission for senior citizens (ages 65 & older)

    Restrooms
    Available

    Parking Fees
    Small vehicles 2,000 won
    Large vehicles 4,000 won

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