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Bonseong-dong, Jinju, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
+82 55-749-5171
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Nice place, important history with great views over the river

This a compact fortress with many small but very interesting buildings. The statue of General Kin... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Deal, United Kingdom
via mobile
Proud of my hometown

jinju cattle was war place of jinju cattle war. jinju was good place of Chosen and it has much of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jinju, South Korea
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Bonseong-dong, Jinju, Gyeongsangnam-do, South Korea
+82 55-749-5171
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a compact fortress with many small but very interesting buildings. The statue of General Kin Si-min is quite impressive and he is obviously held in very high regard within this area, if not through the Korea.... The story attached to the Uiam Rock is...More

Thank ianx17489
Reviewed 1 week ago

jinju cattle was war place of jinju cattle war. jinju was good place of Chosen and it has much of historical means. there are many attraction the best of this is Chok suk lu. view of Chok suk lu is really good, and behind of...More

Thank taeyeong30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The fortress, does not seam that big and beautiful , but once you see it at night with the spot lights on the walls it is impressive. went during the lantern festival and it was amazing, I highly recommend it during October. the festival had...More

Thank Pedroofluquillo
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This area is very beautiful and has a great view of the river. There are steps involved, some of which are steep or uneven so may not be ideal if you have mobility issues. It is quiet and serene here.

Thank dixiepeach
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The Jinjuseong was absolutely beautiful. We visited this old fortress between 8-10 in the morning, early May. It was fresh and a nice way to start our day by walking around. The grounds are quite large and house the Jinju National Museum as well. I...More

Thank Bibimyeo
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Nice to walk around on a sunny day. Beautiful temples, statues and park. They even have explanations in English here which is useful if you want to understand what it's all about. I found the museum so-so. If you're on a tight schedule you could...More

Thank Nakuiper17
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The jinju floating lights festival is for 2 weeks in the end of October in every year. If you pay 1000 krw under $10 for festival, you enjoy watching the decorated lights at jinju palace and nam liver. There are tons of the street food...More

Thank LiketoeatCincinnati
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I was on a business trip and had some free time one morning so I walked over to this historic site from the hotel. It is a very nice, well worth the time if you are in the area. It's good representation of the area...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

This is real. You should follow wall and garden here. Natural environment and artificial atmosphere are balanced at this castle. Let'go now!☆

1  Thank 희석 유
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I was quite taken up by this attraction for it is well kept and beautiful! The commanding view over the meadering river was just magnificient! KRW 2000 for the entrance fee is well worth paying for the historical attractions and the museum within this old...More

1  Thank HotEarth
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