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Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)

  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
  • Gakwonsa Temple (각원사)
Address
245, Gagwonsa-gil, Dongnam-gu, Cheonan-si, Chungcheongnam-do
충청남도 천안시 동남구 각원사길 245 (안서동)
Type
Temples/ Religious Sites
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-41-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more Info: +82-41-561-3545
Homepage
www.gakwonsa.or.kr (Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Located at the foot of Taejosan Mountain, Gakwonsa Temple can be spotted 3 kilometers from Cheonhoji pond near Cheonan Interchange. It was enshrined on May 9, 1977 to pray for the reunification of North and South Korea. The temple contains a bronze statue of Buddha, which is 15 meters in height, 30 meters in circumference, has 175 centimeter-long ears, 30 centimeter-long nails and weighs 60 tons.

    It is the largest temple after Bulguksa Temple in Gyeongju and it is gaining popularity as Cheonan’s new tourist attraction.

    Operating Hours
    Sunrise - Sunset

    Parking Facilities
    Available (100 spaces)

    Baby Stroller Rentals
    Not available

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