|Nokdongseowon Confucian Academy (녹동서원)|
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|Nokdongseowon Confucian Academy was built in 1789 in honor of General Kim Chung-seon (1571-1642), who contributed greatly to Korea's defense from the Japanese invasions during the Imjin War (1592-1598). The Academy was shut down in 1864, and reinstated in 1885. Then, in 1972, it was moved to its current location. Today, General Kim's tablet is enshrined in this hall, where a memorial service is held every March. Nearby attractions on the grounds of Nokdongseowon include Nokdongsa Temple, Sunguidang Shrine, Hyangyangmun Gate and Chungjeolgwan Hall, which houses rifles used during the Imjin War, articles left by General Kim, as well as literature on the cultural history of Korea and Japan.|
|New Year, Thanksgiving|
|10:00-18:00 (10:00-17:00 during the winter)|
|Free of charge|
Chilseongsijang Station (Daegu Subway Line 1), Exit 2.
Take the green bus (Gachang 2) bound for Urok.
- Get off at Nokdongseowon Station (Estimated travel time: 1 hour).