REENACTMENT OF GWAGEO

A reenactment of Gwageo, the national civil service examination during the Joseon Dynasty, was held on October 18 at Seoul’s Gyeonghuigung Palace. The annual, colorful event is a great chance to see traditional Korean culture up close in a beautiful, royal setting, with actor Lee Min-woo playing the part of the king overseeing the examinations. Additional events and performances included traditional games, a photo zone, and various competitions.

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