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921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan, Taichung
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Witness the preserved ruin left in the wake of the 1999 earthquake at 921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan, and learn about the mechanics of this mighty natural phenomenon. Set on the grounds of the former Guangfu Junior High School, the government preserved the facility's collapsed buildings and buckled athletics field, constructing a modern museum around the carnage. Exploring the site, you'll get a real sense of the scale of the earthquake's power and have the opportunity to glean information on how the events of '99 unfurled. You'll also learn about the early warning systems available, and how the people here went about rebuilding their lives after the disaster. Our Taichung trip itinerary builder makes visiting 921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan and other Taichung attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • 雖然身處環火帶,地震早已成為家常便飯,但被徹底毀滅的校園、隆起的操場,提醒著旅客們,蘊藏在地底的能量爆發有多麼恐怖。 
  • 可以透過保留下來的倒坍的校舍、隆起的操場清楚認識台灣921 地震歷史,及造成的影響。館內也有清楚的地震知識教育,讓不清楚地震、沒經歷過921 的民眾知道這段重要的台灣歷史。 
  • 看到地震後的校園,整個被折毀,真的很震撼,旁邊有許多解說,相當有教育意義,大地的力量真的讓人不得不折服!很值得一遊,交通上建議開車比較方便,也可以順晃晃附近的景點。