Changdeokgung, also known as Changdeokgung Palace or Changdeok Palace, is set within a large park in Jongno-gu, , . It is one of the "Five Grand Palaces" built by the kings of the Joseon Dynasty.

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Changgyeong Palace is a palace located in , . is situated 420 metres southeast of Changdeokgung. Photo: fukagawa, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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, also known as Palace or Gyeongbok Palace, was the main royal palace of the Joseon dynasty. is situated 1¼ km west of Changdeokgung. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a Korean traditional village in with a long history located on the top of a hill between Gyeongbok Palace, Changdeok Palace and Royal Shrine. is situated 650 metres southwest of Changdeokgung.

The , Korea is a contemporary art museum with the main museum in and three branches each in , and . is situated 1 km southwest of Changdeokgung. Photo: Jinho Jung, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a dong, neighbourhood of Jongno-gu in , .

is in , and constitutes the northern half of the historic core of Seoul, along with Jung, the southern half. Photo: Naturehead, Public domain.

is a dong, neighbourhood of Jongno-gu in , . Photo: Lawinc82, CC BY-SA 3.0.


37.5826° or 37° 34' 57.2" north
126.9909° or 126° 59' 27.4" east
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53 metres (174 feet)
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way 789965985
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: قصر تشانغدوك
  • Bosnian: Changdeokgung
  • Catalan: Changdeokgung
  • Chinese: Chhiong-tek-kiong
  • Chinese: 昌德宫
  • Chinese: 昌德宮
  • Croatian: Changdeokgung
  • Czech: Čchangdokkung
  • Dutch: Changdeokgung-paleiscomplex
  • Dutch: Changdeokgung
  • Dutch: Paleiscomplex Changdeokgung
  • English: Ch'angdŏkkung
  • English: Changdeok (Palace)
  • English: Changdeok Palace
  • English: Changdeokgung Palace
  • English: Changdok-kung Palace
  • English: Chʻangdŏkkung Palace
  • Esperanto: Changdeokgung
  • Finnish: Changdokkung
  • French: Changdeokgung
  • French: Palais de Changdeok
  • French: Palais de Changdeokgung
  • Georgian: ჩხანდოკუნი
  • German: Changdeokgung
  • German: Palast der glänzenden Tugend
  • German: Shotokyu
  • German: Shōtokyū
  • Hebrew: ארמון צ'אנגדאוקגונג
  • Hebrew: ארמון צה'אנגדאק
  • Hungarian: Cshangdokkung
  • Indonesian: Changdeokgung
  • Indonesian: Istana Changdeok
  • Italian: Changdeokgung
  • Japanese: 昌徳宮
  • Japanese: 昌徳宮の建造物群
  • Japanese: 昌徳宮及び秘苑
  • Javanese: Astana Changdeok
  • Javanese: Pura Changdeok
  • Korean: 창덕궁
  • Maithili: चाँगदेओकगुङ
  • Malay (generic): Changdeokgung
  • Malayalam: ചാങ്ഡിയോക്ഗുങ്
  • Min Nan Chinese: Chhiong-tek-kiong
  • Nepali: चाँगदेओकगुङ
  • Norwegian: Changdeokgung
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Changdeokgung
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Changdeokgungpalasset
  • Persian: چانگ دیوک گونگ
  • Polish: Changdeokgung
  • Portuguese: Complexo de Palácios de Ch'angdokkgung
  • Russian: Дворец Чхандок
  • Russian: Чандокгун
  • Russian: Чандоккун
  • Russian: Чхандоккун
  • Serbian: Чангдеокгунг
  • Serbo-Croatian: Changdeokgung
  • Sinhalese: චංදොක්ගුං
  • Slovak: Čchangdokkung
  • Spanish: Ch'angdokkgung
  • Spanish: Changdeokgung
  • Spanish: Complejo del Palacio de Ch'angdokkung
  • Swedish: Changdeokgung
  • Swedish: Changdeokpalatset
  • Swedish: Changdokkung
  • Thai: พระราชวังชังด็อก
  • Turkish: Changdeokgung
  • Ukrainian: Чандук
  • Vietnamese: Changdeokgung
  • Vietnamese: Cung Changdeok
  • Vietnamese: Xương Đức cung
  • Western Panjabi: چانگڈیوکگانگ
  • Wu Chinese: 昌德宫
  • Yue Chinese: 昌德宮

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