Changdeokgung Palace

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King Taejong founded Changdeokgung Palace in 1405. In 1592, the palace was demolished by fire, but it was restored in 1609. It is one of the five remaining Joseon palaces in Seoul. Because of its distinctive palace architecture, UNESCO declared ChangdeokGung Palace a World Heritage Site in 1997. The houses, public areas and gardens of the royal family are open to tourists throughout the summer.

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