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Sio House (Salt Museum), Tainan

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The century-old building of Sio House (Salt Museum) offers visitors a bit of cultural history and some cleverly designed salt-based exhibits and activities. Once used for storage, selling, and inspection of salt, the site now provides a spot to get some souvenirs for yourself or your loved ones. It displays salt in 365 different colors, one for each day of the year, with a short blessing tagged on it. Don't miss the wishing tree, where couples write down their blessings and tie them to it. If you're traveling with kids, check out the sandpit near the car park. Using our international travel planner, Tainan attractions like Sio House (Salt Museum) can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This is a point used to reconstruct a former police station in Japan, where the topic of salt is used, it's free to watch, and you can buy the salt-baba thing, I was yellow, and the cool wind and the Japanese music, the whole thing was relaxing, it was a good place to take pictures.
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  • If it weren't for the internet, it wouldn't have been easy to find this scene, with salt made every kind of ingenuity and creative goods, even the eggs can be cooked with salt, with a small hammer of the egg, so that people will smile.
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  • The "Salt 鹵" is a liquid produced in the process of evaporation of seawater in the past, the ancient method of making tofu, tofu is used as a coagulant; there is no place to buy it, this time the 1/2-island tour is Sando to visit the "outbound" (for the first time), finally can be a DIY healthy and tasty tofu! "A very special scene of the Evening Tour", the Jing architecture itself was "the branch office of the Taipei Office of the Bureau of the Government of Taiwan. At the time of the salt industry This is an important place to be, something to torment the Salt Experiment Factory, the North has the storage room, the vacuum salt field and the tall smoke 囪, the west is the Salt area Dump library. The name of "The game of the evening" comes from, "the Tour" is the salt's Japanese pronunciation, and this place is really welcome to the sun, "out of the house" is a Japanese business in the field; after all, Japan occupied Taiwan for half a century, so it is inevitable that it will meet the various kinds of scenery of the time. The food and display items in the trafficking are linked to the Salt Mountains of Tainan Seven (and the salt is used to produce salt), in which 366 colors of color birthday color salt, is a lot of tourists come to the biggest factor, in the Clara colorful color to find their own professional color salt, see the special features, including the color, is also a great fun. For the 輿 School of Science, salt has been clean, drive evil, avoid the fierce effect; in survival, it is the ancients who preserved food.
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  • An interesting place in the countryside, where you learn about different types of salt and the way the people processed their salt. Salts of different colors representing one's birthdate and astrology can be bought. Welcoming and friendly staff.
  • Love this quiet yet informative little attraction... lots to experience... 《T a N》
  • 不同的鹽及其周邊商品,挺好逛的❤️ A good place to spend a leisure afternoon with family or friends
  • Lots of salt? Not big, just a house. Could stop by to have a quick look.
  • Special place for salt. Interesting too.

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