The Gyeongbokgung Palace represented the official change of capital from Gaeseong to Seoul.
A garden can be found in the rear of the residence.
Because of this responsibility, they were also responsible for opening and closing the gate of the royal palace.
Gyeongbokgung Palace Garden, Seoul Yet further north is the beautiful Geoncheonggung Palace built for King Gojong 1852-1919 and his consort, set within a small lake.
You must have seen it somewhere in a famous historical theme K-drama.
You can watch the Gwanghwamun Changing of the Guards Ceremonies which happens twice daily at 11:00 and 13:00.