World Heritage in Republic of Korea

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Legend

  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative

World Heritage Sites

SiteInscribedCategoryReviewsRating
Baekje Historic Areas 2015 Cultural 6 2.46
Changdeokgung Palace Complex 1997 Cultural 6 3.21
Getbol, Korean Tidal Flat 2021 Natural 3 2.92
Gochang, Hwasun, and Ganghwa Dolmen 2000 Cultural 11 2.17
Gyeongju 2000 Cultural 13 3.25
Haeinsa Temple 1995 Cultural 9 3.61
Hahoe and Yangdong 2010 Cultural 6 2.99
Hwaseong Fortress 1997 Cultural 17 3.02
Jeju 2007 Natural 10 3.61
Jongmyo Shrine 1995 Cultural 10 2.71
Namhansanseong 2014 Cultural 4 2.56
Royal Joseon Tombs 2009 Cultural 9 2.51
Sansa, Buddhist Mountain Monasteries 2018 Cultural 3 3.04
Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple 1995 Cultural 9 3.38
Seowon, Neo-Confucian Academies 2019 Cultural 5 2.6

Tentative List

SiteAddedScheduledCategoryReviewsRating
Ancient Mountain Fortresses in Central Korea 2010 Cultural 1 0%
Archaeological Remains at the Hoeamsa Temple Site in Yangju City 2022 Cultural 0 N/A
Daegokcheon Stream Petroglyphs 2010 Cultural 2 75%
Gaya Tumuli 2019 2023 Cultural 2 86%
Kangjingun Kiln Sites 1994 Cultural 1 50%
Mt. Soraksan Nature Reserve 1994 Natural 2 83%
Naganeupseong, Town Fortress and Village 2011 Cultural 2 100%
Oeam Village 2011 Cultural 1 33%
Salterns 2010 Cultural 1 50%
Seoul City Wall 2012 Cultural 3 59%
Sites of fossilized dinosaurs throughout the Southern seacoast 2002 Natural 2 67%
Stone Buddhas and Pagodas at Hwasun Unjusa Temple 2017 Cultural 2 100%
Upo Wetland 2011 Natural 1 100%

Country info

Official Name
Republic of Korea
Region
Asia and the Pacific
WHC location
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