Deoksugung Palace

Deoksugung, also known as Gyeongun-gung, Deoksugung Palace, or Deoksu Palace, is a walled compound of palaces in that was inhabited by members of 's royal family during the Joseon monarchy until the annexation of Korea by Japan in 1910.

Notable Places in the Area

Government office
The British Embassy in South Korea is the diplomatic mission of the to . is situated 130 metres north of Deoksugung Palace. Photo: Wikimedia, OGL.

Town hall
is a governmental building for the Seoul Metropolitan Government in , in charge of the administrative affairs of . is situated 300 metres east of Deoksugung Palace. Photo: Mobius6, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Art gallery
The is an art museum operated by Seoul City Council and located in central of , . is situated 250 metres southwest of Deoksugung Palace. Photo: Gapo, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin and St Nicholas, Seoul Anglican Cathedral, or simply Seoul Cathedral, is an Anglican cathedral in , . is situated 140 metres northeast of Deoksugung Palace. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of . With a municipal population of over 10.5 million, and… Photo: malink ks, CC BY 2.0.

is a legal dong, or neighbourhood of the Jung-gu district in , and governed by its administrative dong, .

is a dong, neighbourhood of Jung-gu in , . Photo: 안우석, CC0.

Deoksugung Palace

37.5661° or 37° 33' 58.1" north
126.9751° or 126° 58' 30.2" east
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: قصر دوكسو
  • Armenian: Թոքսուգուն
  • Azerbaijani: Doqsuqunq
  • Chinese: 德壽宫
  • Chinese: 德壽宮
  • Chinese: 德寿宫
  • Chinese: 慶運宮
  • Dutch: Deoksugung
  • English: Deoksugung
  • French: Deoksugung
  • Georgian: დეოკსუგუნგი
  • German: Deoksugung
  • German: Tokujukyu
  • German: Tokujukyū
  • Indonesian: Deoksu
  • Indonesian: Deoksugung
  • Indonesian: Istana Deoksu
  • Italian: Deoksugung
  • Japanese: 徳寿宮
  • Japanese: 慶運宮
  • Javanese: Astana Deoksu
  • Javanese: Kadhaton Deoksu
  • Korean: Deoksugung
  • Korean: 경운궁
  • Korean: 덕수궁
  • Malay (generic): Deoksugung
  • Norwegian: Deoksugung
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Deoksugung
  • Russian: Доксугун
  • Russian: Кенгунгун
  • Russian: Кёнгунгун
  • Russian: Согун
  • Russian: Токсугун
  • Sinhalese: දොක්සුගුං
  • Spanish: Deoksugung
  • Spanish: Gyeongungung
  • Spanish: Palacio Deoksu
  • Thai: พระราชวังท็อกซู
  • Turkish: Deoksugung
  • Ukrainian: Токсугун
  • Vietnamese: Deoksugung

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