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Incheon » Ganghwa-gun » Ganghwa Seoksumun Gate (강화 석수문)

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Address
685-1, Sinmun 1-ri, Ganghwa-eup, Ganghwa-gun, Incheon
인천 강화군 강화읍 신문1리 685-1(국화리883)
Type
Gates
Inquiries
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-32-930-4336
Homepage
tour.ganghwa.incheon.kr
(Korean only)
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Introduction
Seoksumun is a floodgate on the Dongnakcheon Stream, which flows through the town of Ganghwa-eup. The floodgate was built in 1711 (37th year of King Sukjong’s reign during the Joseon Period) and it is connected to the inner walls of the Ganghwasanseong Fortress. It is an arched structure with a design of three rainbows coming together. Made of granite, the floodgate measures 18.2 meters in length and 2.7 meters in height, while the arches are 1.7 meters tall, and 3 meters wide.
Telephone
+82-32-930-4336
Current Status
Incheon Tangible Cultural Property No.30
Closed
N/A (Open all year round)
Parking Facilities
Available
Admission Fees
Free
Restrooms
Available
Facilities for the Handicapped
(Separate) Restrooms, (reserved) parking spaces
Parking Fees
Free
Directions
Seoul Station (Seoul Subway Line 1), Exit 2.
Take Bus M6117, and get off at the last stop (Bus Transfer Center, Hangaram-Solteo Village) (복합환승센터, 한가람, 솔터마을).
* Bus schedule: 05:00-23:30, 12min intervals
Transfer to Bus 700 bound for Seomun(서문).
* Bus scheduleL: 05:25-22:20, 40-50min intervals
Ganghwa Seoksumun Gate (강화 석수문) is 5min away from the bus stop.

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