Seowon of Korea videos

Commemorative video on UNESCO World Heritage registration (spot video)

The universal value of Korea’s seowon (full version)

The universal value of Korea’s seowon (spot video)

Seowon of Korea: PR video

E-BOOK

We offer diverse resources on Korea’s seowon in e-book format.

Seowon travels
A travelogue of Korea’s seowon.
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한국의 서원 사진 및 도면집
한국의 서원 사진 및 도면집
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Seowon, Korean Neo-Confucian Academies for Inscription on the World Heritage List
The application submitted to the World Heritage Committee for registering Korea’s seowon as a UNESCO World Heritage.
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Seowon of Korea: Photography book
A collection of photos that show the beauty of Korea’s seowon and their major functions.
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Seowon of Korea: Catalogue 1
(Name boards and documents)
Analyzes seowon name boards and documents to give an overview of each seowon’s unique culture (educational philosophy, founding principles, culture and the arts, etc.)
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Seowon of Korea: Catalogue 2
(Old documents/books and woodblocks)
Highlights the seowon’s role as an intellectual repository over the course of Korea’s intellectual history through a rich, diverse collection of old documents/books and woodblocks.
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Seowon of Korea: Catalogue 3
(Ceremonies and rites)
A record of the ceremonies and rites of each seowon, which continue to be performed today to preserve the tradition of veneration for great scholars of the past.
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Panoramic photos(VR)

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Sosuseowon
Historic Site No. 55
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Namgyeseowon
Historic Site No. 499
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Oksanseowon
Historic Site No. 154
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Dosanseowon
Historic Site No. 170
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Piramseowon
Historic Site No. 242
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Dodongseowon
Historic Site No. 488
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Byeongsanseowon
Historic Site No. 260
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Museongseowon
Historic Site No. 166
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Donamseowon
Historic Site No. 383
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A road tour of the seowon’s history and present-day roles!
Seowon: Past and Present

Sosuseowon

Namgyeseowon

Oksanseowon

Dosanseowon

Piramseowon

Dodongseowon

Byeongsanseowon

Museongseowon

Donamseowon