Jongmyo

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Lee Seong Gye, the first king of the Joseon Dynasty, founded Jongmyo Shrine between 1335 and 1408. The sanctuary is split into 19 spaces, each dedicated to a different king of Joseon, and has existed since the 1500s. On the first Sunday of May, Jongmyo holds a memorial service, believed to be the world's oldest ceremony.

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