South Korea (Est. 1983)


Sister City since: 1983
Location: the Honam Plain in North Jeolla Province, in western South Korea
Climate: Humid continental
Population: 649,500
Other Sister Cities: Kanazawa, Japan; Suzhou, China.

San Diego-Jeonju Society is active in the San Diego Multicultural Festival, and works with local schools to introduce students to Korean culture . Most recently they are working to enable an exchange of art pieces between San Diego and Jeonju museums. The City of Jeonju is very supportive of the organization’s projects.