This Statue is a newly established one with open of Gwanghwamun Square. King Sejong is a king who is highly admired by Koreans due to his achievement of inventing Hangul, Korean alphabets. He is a representation of a good king in Korea. Do you know there is King Sejong Prize created by UNESCO, which is given to people who accomplshed a great job in terminating illiteracy? See, Hangul is one of the best letters in the world.