Pyongyang Scenes

360  North Korean Panorama Photos: 

National Assembly Building                                                           

 Kumsusan Memorial Palace
            Kim Il Sung formerly received State Guests in this palace. Since his death, it has been transformed into his mausoleum.                  

Arch of Triumph

Built in 1982 to commemorate resistance to Japan 1925 -45. 

Modelled on and deliberately built a little larger than the 

French Arc de Triomphe

Juche Tower

The tower is named after the principle of Juche (Korean self-reliance)

developed by Kim Il Sung and was built to celebrate his 70th birthday.

Taedong River from the base of the Juche tower

Taedong River with Yanggakdo Hotel in Background

Fishing on the river early evening

Residential Apartment Blocks

Man'gyongdae Revolutionary School                                                       Rungrado May Day Stadium, site of the Arirang Games

View of the Juche Tower across the Taedong River                                         Pyongyang city scene from the balcony of the Grand          
                                                                                                                                        People's Study House

Kaeson Youth Amusement Park

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