The Andong Dam is an embankment dam on the Nakdong River, 4 km (2 mi) east of Andong in Gyeongsangbuk-do province, South Korea. The purpose of the dam is flood control, water supply and hydroelectric power generation. Construction on the dam began in 1971 and was complete in 1976.
Andong Folk Museum is where you can experience Confucian culture and traditional games of Korea. Andong is famous for Confucian culture and the four traditional ceremonies (the ceremonies of coming of age, marriage, funeral and ancestral worship). Here you can view the lifestyles of the past and ...
Dosan Confucian Academy was established in 1574 (7th year under the reign of King Seonjo), by the disciples and others who cherished their memories of the premier Lee Hwang. Dosan Lecture Hall was an academy where Toegye Lee Hwang taught his students and concentrated on his academic studies.
Hahoe Mask Museum is located in Andong Hahoe Village, which is both a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Important Folklore Material No. 122. Hahoe Village is a representative traditional Korean folk town and is the home of the Hahoe Mask (National Treasure No. 121) and the Byeolsin Gut Mask Dance (Important Intangible Cultural Properties No. 69).
The Hahoe Village is part of Andong City. Looking southward, the northeastern edge of the village is lined with cherry trees in full bloom (top). The northwest edge of the village is home to a pine tree forest, the Mansongjeong (만송정, 萬松亭), planted to prevent flooding and heavy winds (bottom).
Situated in Andong, 36 km from Andong Hahoe Folk Village, Suaedang Hanok Stay has a number of amenities, including a garden, a terrace and free WiFi. Situated in Andong, 36 km from Andong Hahoe Folk Village, Suaedang Hanok Stay has a number of amenities, including a garden, a terrace and free WiFi.
Opened in 2003, Woryeonggyo Bridge (387m in length and 3.6m in width) is the longest footbridge made of wood in Korea. Woryeonggyo Bridge harbors a tragic yet beautiful legend about a wife who made a pair of Mituri (hemp shoes) out of her hair in heartfelt yearning and condolence for her late husband.