Decision : CONF 208 VIII.C
Inscription: The Ch'angdokkung Palace Complex (Korea (Republic of))

The Ch'angdokkung Palace Complex


Korea (Republic of)


The Committee decided to inscribe this property on the basis of criteria (ii), (iii) and (iv), considering that the Ch'angdokkung Palace Compound is an outstanding example of Far Eastern palace architecture and garden design, exceptional for the way in which the buildings are integrated into and harmonized with the natural setting, adapting to the topography and retaining indigenous tree cover.


Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: Republic of Korea
Year: 1997
Decision Code: CONF 208 VIII.C