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National Taiwan Museum, Taipei

(3.6/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Learn about Taiwanese pre-history and indigenous culture at National Taiwan Museum. The museum, established in 1908 during the Japanese colonial era, is the oldest in Taiwan. Take a turn around its three floors and explore the building's mash-up of classical and Renaissance styles, as well as its Greek temple facade, vaulted ceiling, and Greek columns. Leave time to visit the museum garden to see outdoor exhibitions, which include bronze buffalo, a collection of stone tablets, old locomotives, and some cannons. Use our Taipei family vacation planner to arrange your visit to National Taiwan Museum and other attractions in Taipei.
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  • The main museum will not be worth the visit if you're unable to read Chinese characters as the displays are abysmal. This is especially so for temporary exhibits. The displays seem disjointed and ther...  more »
  • Is a small museum when compared to other museums available in Taiwan, the entry is a symbolic value. Important collection of Taiwanese culture, a part of the Museum is dedicated to telling about the history of the evolution of the bicycle and the importance of this means of transport in Taiwan.
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  • The museum has three floors, but as of February 2017, only the second floor is opened. The other two are in construction. The exhibition on the second floor is 100% in Chinese and since there isn't an...  more »
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  • Location is convenient and easy to stroll around !
  • Cheap and good place to kill time
  • Excellent museum
  • Beautiful place for fossil. And free entry. Really enjoy my trip here.
  • 喝咖啡、看恐龍!