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Beitou Museum, Taipei
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The Beitou Museum or sometimes called Taiwan Folk Arts Museum is a museum in Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan.HistoryThe museum building was originally built in 1921 as Kazan Hotel, the best hot spring hotel during the Japanese rule. After handover of Taiwan to the Republic of China (ROC), the ROC Ministry of Foreign Affairs took over the building and converted it into dormitory. It was then later be given the name Old Moon Manor due to its use as the set for a traditional costume drama. The building was subsequently taken over by the museum founder and established the Taiwan Folk Art and Antique House, dedicated to preserving folk relics and aboriginal art from earlier times. The name was later changed to Beitou Museum until now.In 1998, the museum building was designated a historic site by the Taipei City Government. Restoration was made to the building starting 2002 for five years and the building was reopened to the public in 2008.Exhibitions Taiwan Folk Art Taiwan Aboriginal Art Early Clothing and Textiles of TaiwanTransportationThe museum is accessible within walking distance east from Xinbeitou Station of the Taipei Metro.
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  • 北投文物馆在一座两层楼的日式建筑内,入内需要门票,里面除了文物展馆外,还有餐厅可以品尝怀石料理,二楼有花艺、茶艺馆,整个展馆其实展览品很少,但日式文化的气氛很浓厚。 
  • Take some time to look at the effort put in to set up this place and learn a little about the bei tou hot springs 
  • Beitou hot springs have been an exhibition about the history of the hot spring in conjunction with around as well. ««How to get hotter in the length of their necks.
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