a confucian academy established by Joo
Sebung in memory of Anhyang, one of the greatest confucian scholars during Koryo
Dynasty in 1542,
the 37 th year of King Joongjong
of Chosun Dynasty.
was then governor
of Poonggi County. It was given
the title of "Saaekseowon" which
was exempt of national duty and taxation together with books, servants,
and rice paddies.
academy has the portrait of Anhyang (National Treasure #111) and
of Joo Sebung (Listed Treasure #717) in the relics museum.