Friday, December 13, 2019

Kangso Three Tombs

Three mounds - mausoleums from the 7th century. Contain murals, which show mythical beings. Location, GPS coordinates: 38.9610 N 125.4277 E Categories: Cairns and mounds, Prehistoric and ancient...

Dangun Mausoleum (Tangun)

A purported tomb of Dangun - the founder of the first Korean kingdom. The enormous complex includes the 22 m high and 50 m...

Anak Tomb No.3. (Kogukwon Mausoleum)

A mausoleum of Goguryeo from 357 AD, with valuable inscriptions and fine murals. Location, GPS coordinates: 38.4491 N 125.5082 E Categories: Prehistoric and ancient cemeteries Values: Archaeology, Art, Visual Rating: Where is...

Tomb of King Muryeong

Burial of the ruler of Baekje Kingdom in 501 - 523 AD. This tomb was found intact and has been one of the most...

Haman tumuli (Malisan tumuli)

Hundreds of smaller and larger burial mounds - burials of the kings and nobleman of Gaya state. Location, GPS coordinates: 35.2717 N 128.4061 E Categories: Cairns and mounds,...

Goryeong Jisandong Tumuli

A group of nobleman's burials from the Daegaya period, built in the 4th - 6th century AD. Thus far are known 704 burials with...

Osang-ri dolmens

Group of 12 dolmens on Ganghwa Island. Six of these dolmens were rebuilt when the site was listed as UNESCO World Heritage Site. Location, GPS...

Gold Crown Tomb (Geumgwanchong)

One of the Royal tombs of Gyeongju - large tumulus which was built in the 5th or 6th century AD. This tomb was very...

Gimhae tumuli (Daeseong-dong tumuli)

Necropolis of the kings and noblemen of Gaya state. Site contains diverse burials, most were made in the late 3rd - early 5th century...

Cheonmachong

One of the Royal tombs of Gyeongju - large tumulus which was built in the 5th or 6th century AD. This 12.7 m tall...