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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)
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
(English, Korean, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more Info: +82-41-561-3545
Homepage
www.gakwonsa.or.kr (Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Located at the foot of Mt. Taejosan, Gakweonsa 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 15m in height, 30m circumference, has 175cm long ears, 30cm long nails and weighs 60 tons.
    It is the biggest temple next to Bulguksa Temple in Gyeongju and it is gaining popularity as Cheonan’s new tourist attraction.

    Telephone
    +82-41-561-3545

    Operating Hours
    04:00~18:00

    Parking Facilities
    1,500 won (100 cars available)

    Admission Fees
    Free

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