Kija’s Tomb

Kija's Tomba in the early 20th century
Kija's Tomba in the early 20th century. / US Methodist Episcopal Church, / CC BY 2.0
A medieval burial hill. According to legends here is buried Jizi, the legendary first ruler of ancient Gojoseon and founder of Pyongyang in the 11th century BC. Memorial temple added next to this mound in 1102. Most likely destroyed now.

Location, GPS coordinates: 39.0468 N 125.7623 E
Categories: Prehistoric and ancient cemeteries
Values: Archaeology
Rating: 1.5 out of 5 stars (1.5 / 5)
Where is located? Asia, North Korea, Pyongyang

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