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Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)

  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)
  • Jeonjuhyanggyo Confucian School (전주향교)

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Address
139, Hyanggyo-gil, Wansan-gu, Jeonju-si, Jeollabuk-do
전라북도 전주시 완산구 향교길 145-20 (교동)
Type
Monuments/ Historical Sites
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-63-288-4548,
+82-63-288-4544
Homepage
www.jjhyanggyo.or.kr/
(Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Jeonju Hyanggyo is a Confucian school that was established during the Joseon Dynasty (1392-1910) and is designated historical treasure No. 379. This was a national education center during the Joseon period. The school was originally located at the Gyeonggijeon Shrine site, but was relocated in 1603. The mortuary tablets of seven Chinese Confucian scholars and 18 Korean scholars are enshrined in the main building of Daeseong-jeon.

    Telephone
    +82-63-288-4548, +82-63-288-4544

    Current Status
    [Jeonjuhyanggyo] Historical Site No. 379 (designated on December 23, 1992)
    [Daeseongjeon Shrine] Jeollabuk-do Tangible Cultural Properties No. 7 (designated on December 2, 1971)
    [Wannyeong Chaekpan Book Collections] Jeollabuk-do Tangible Cultural Properties No. 204 (designated on December 16, 2005)

    Activity Information
    Sunday school (once per week)
    Memorial ceremony (Seokjeon Daeje (National Rite to Confucius))
    And more.

    Operating Hours
    Summer: 09:00-18:00
    Winter: 09:00-17:00

    Parking Facilities
    Not available

    Admission Fees
    Free

    Pets
    Not permitted

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