Gwanghwamun Square

Local name광화문광장
LocationJongno District, Seoul, South Korea

Gwanghwamun Square is a public square on Sejongno, Jongno-gu, Seoul, South Korea. Serving as a public space and at times road for centuries of Korean history, it is also historically significant as the location of royal administrative buildings, known as Yukjo-geori or Street of Six Ministries; and features statues of Admiral Yi Sun-sin of Joseon Dynasty and King Sejong the Great of Joseon.

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Phone +82 2 731 1182

Address Seoul, South Korea

Coordinates 37°34'25.468" N 126°58'36.883" E

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