73rd anniversary of the Jeju April 3rd Incident: ‘Camellia Flowers in Full Bloom’

Jeju 4.3 Peace Park

Saturday marks the 73rd anniversary of an historical event which marked years of internecine conflict on Jeju. It is known as the Jeju April 3rd Incident (please click here to learn more). 

This year’s event is dubbed “Camellia Flowers in Full Bloom.” The camellia, which blossoms throughout the tough winter months on the island, is symbolic of the tens of thousands of victims of this conflict.

Details of the sites

4.3 Peace Park

Neobeunsungi Sacred Memorial for Victims of Jeju 4.3

Darangswi Oreum

Cemetery of Unnamed Korean War Victims

Jeju 4.3 Peace Park

Please note: During the COVID-19 pandemic, traveling to Jeju is problematic. In the meantime, we are highlighting some of the island’s attractions. We sincerely hope you will visit Jeju once it is safe to do so.

• For all your Jeju travel and safety information: www.visitjeju.net

• Visit Jeju Global YouTube channel: tiny.cc/VJGlobal

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