What is Healing Falling?
Healing Falling Suwon Hwaseong is a collective term for four autumn festivals held against the background of Suwon Hwaseong, a World Heritage Site. The four festivals include the World Heritage Festival Suwon Hwaseong, Suwon Hwaseong Cultural Festival, Suwon Hwaseong Media Art Show, and Joint Reenactment of King Jeongjo's Royal Tomb Parade . Healing Falling Suwon Hwaseong provides various contents to enjoy Suwon Hwaseong through performance/exhibition/experience/educational programs based on historical records related to the castle. Healing Falling Suwon Hwaseong wants to create a festival of sustainable 'play' and 'rest' .
What is Suwon Hwaseong Fortress?
Suwon Hwaseong Fortress, a castle built on the basis of filial piety by King Jeongjo the Great, the 22nd king of the Joseon Dynasty, the son of Crown Prince Sado, and a castle in which the techniques of construction from the East and the West were integrated through meticulous planning by contemporary scholars. Suwon Hwaseong Fortress was registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in December 1997, and the fortress at the time of construction has been preserved almost in its original form. The skeleton of the castle from 200 years ago is still present, including the street network connecting Changryongmun and Changryongmun, which still maintains the main structure of the street network in the city.