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Outdoor Exhibit Area 1. Materials from the Previous Gwanghwamun Gate 2. Materials from Japanese Colonial Government-General Building 3. Old Seoul Map Fountain 4. Stone Figures Donated by Unhyeongung Palace family 5. Bell Pavilion Foundation Stones 6. Stone Figures of Civil Officials 7. Monument of Prince Eunsingun 8. Street Car No.381 (Registered Cultural Property No.467) 9. Stele Excavated in Seoul 10. Structural Remnants of Government-licensed Shops 11. Stone Banisters from Overpass 12. Monument of King Heungchin 13. Monuments of Prince Yeongseon and Yi Wu 14. Incense Burner Tables 15. Stone Lantern and Stone Pillar 16. 5-story Stone Pagoda

Materials from the Previous Gwanghwamun Gate - ①

Materials from the Previous Gwanghwamun Gate

This concrete gate piece was removed in 2006.

Materials from Japanese Colonial Government-General Building - ②

Materials from Japanese Colonial Government-General Building

Built in 1926, the Government-General Building was demolished in 2006.

Old Seoul Map Fountain - ③

Old Seoul Map Fountain

The 19th Century map of Seoul forms the design of the fountain.

Stone Figures Donated by Unhyeongung Palace family - ④

Stone Figures Donated by Unhyeongung Palace family

These stones figures usually stood in front of the tombs of royal family.

Bell Pavilion Foundation Stones - ⑤

Bell Pavilion Foundation Stones

Foundation Stones of the Bell Pavilion at Jongno intersection in early Joseon Period were unearthed in 1972 during subway construction.

Stone Figures of Civil Officials - ⑥

Stone Figures of Civil Officials

Stone figures of civil officials stood in front of tombs.

Monument of Prince Eunsingun - ⑦

Monument of Prince Eunsingun

The monument is for Eunsingun Yi Jin (1755-1771), the 4th son of Crown Prince Sado who is the grandfather of Heungseon Daewongun.

Street Car No.381 (Registered Cultural Property No.467) - ⑧

Street Car No.381 (Registered Cultural Property No.467)

This street car operated in Seoul in the 1930s.

Stele Excavated in Seoul - ⑨

Stele Excavated in Seoul

This stele was unearthed Hyeonseok-dog, Mapo-gu District in 2013.

Structural Remnants of Government-licensed Shops - ⑩

Structural Remnants of Government-licensed Shops

Remains of the stores were unearthed at Jongno 1-ga in 2004.

Stone Banisters from Overpass - ⑪

Stone Banisters from Overpass

Parts from the overpass between Changgyeonggung Palace and Jongmyo Shrine.

Monument of King Heungchin - ⑫

Monument of King Heungchin

King Heungchin Yi Jae-Myeon (1845-1912) was the first born of Heungseon Daewongun and the older brother of King Gojong.

Monuments of Prince Yeongseon and Yi Wu - ⑬

Monuments of Prince Yeongseon and Yi Wu

These monuments are for Heungseon Daewongun’s grandson Prince Yeongseon Yi Jun-yong (1870-1917) and Heungseon’s great grandson Yi Wu(1912-1945).

Incense Burner Tables - ⑭

Incense Burner Tables

These stone tables usually stand in front of the tomb for placing an incense burner.

Stone Lantern and Stone Pillar - ⑮

Stone Lantern and Stone Pillar

A pair of stone lanterns and pillars usually stand in front of the tomb to ward off evil spirits.

5-story Stone Pagoda - 16

5-story Stone Pagoda

This stone pagoda takes the style of the Goryeo era (918-1392).

Nameplates of overpassess in Ahyeon-dong, Seodaemun and Hongje-dong - 17

Indication Structures of Ahyeon, Hongje, and Seodaemun Overpasses

Overpasses were first built in the late 1960s in a bid to settle transportation problems experienced by Seoul. The first overpass in Ahyeon-dong was built in 1968. It was followed by those built in Seodaemun (1971) and Hongje-dong (1974). They helped vehicles run without having to wait at traffic signs. By the 2000s, they became dilapidated, areas along them became the slums, and they came to stand in the way of bus-only lanes in the middle of the road. Thus, they came to be demolished.

Nameplates of Bokcheonggy bridge and Souigyo bridge - 18

Incense Burner Tables

Bokcheonggyo Bridge (original names: Hyejeonggyo Bridge or Hyegyo Bridge) used to be located at the place, where Samcheongdongcheon Stream flows into Jongro. It was first built as a stone bridge during the stream repair work in 1412 (the 12th year of King Taejong’s reign)and replaced with a concrete bridge in 1926 during the colonial period, with the name changed to Bokcheonggyo. This stone marker is thought to be an indication structure set up at that time. Souigyo is one of the bridges over the Manchocheon Stream, which used to flow into the Hangang River. The stream was also called Muakcheon, Galwolcheon, and Deongkullae. Most of the section of the stream has been covered with concrete, except for the 100m section between Namyeong Station and Yongsan Station. The stone marker of Souigyo Bridge was recently found in a sewage pipeline in Cheongpa-ro.