Introduction

Jinjamhyanggyo Confucian School was established to enshrine and orient the ancestral tablet of excellent classical scholars in 1405 (the 5th year of King Taejong's reign) and to educate people. More detailed information is not available in the record. The remaining building is called Daeseongjeon, and the ancestral tablets are 5 Seong, Songju 6 hyeon, and Korean 18 hyeon. One instructor, who received a plot of land and slaves from the nation, taught 30 students during the Joseon period, but after the Gapo Reform, the educational function disappeared and Seokjeon, a religious ceremony, was served in summer and fall with offerings of incense on the first day of each month and at the half-moon instead. Daeseongjeon (Cheongju Daeseong High School (Former Main Building of Cheongju Commercial High School) is designated as Registered Cultural Heritage No. 6.

 

Address: 

67, Gyochon-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon[Google Map]

 

 

Homepage: 

tour.yuseong.go.kr (Korean only)

www.cha.go.kr (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

 

 

Transportation

 

From Seoul Nambu Terminal or Dong Seoul Bus Terminal, take an intercity bus to Yuseong Intercity Bus Terminal. From Yuseon Intercity Bus Terminal Bus Stop take Bus No. 704 and get off at Gyochon Elementary School Bus Stop. Take the first alley on the right and walk straight for approx. 70m and turn left and the Confucian school will be on the right.

 

 

Additional Info

 

tel: +82-42-611-2078

zipcode: 34225

infocenter: • 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-42-611-2078

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