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. Put 921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Taichung online journey planner .
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  • The museum, which was founded in the 921 earthquake, can recognize the causes and power of earthquakes and bring children here. There is a parking spot in the museum.
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  • The cars in the station from 50 exit bus terminal is off at the decoding new village home visited the State Museum of contemporary art, Asia, I. In doing so, we visited three museums, new and this is. The schools affected by the 921 earthquake was saved, you can see only a geological description of the many pictures at the time of the earthquake, Chinese. Appearance of the schools affected by the powerful. You can experience the shaking of an earthquake about once an hour, participated. Was not only as intensity 4 felt I was set up well, so expecting a bouncing, or perhaps you experienced an earthquake in Japan. When I visited a few visitors who are waiting for bus on the way back and great number of junior high school students? The Group visited. Would you go again to earthquake education of school. I think I think Japan have no such facility, but this is very good as a place of education for the earthquake. Seniors are allowed free of charge.
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  • The 921 earthquake Education Park in Taichung, Taiwan, is a century-old museum of the great disaster that was brought by the 921 earthquake in Taiwan, and it was very impressive.
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