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National Taiwan Museum, Taipei

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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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  • This museum is a must see. Their treasures are unbelievable. The building itself is a must see. Bring comfy shoes because there are a lot of steps.  more »
  • I was not sure I would enjoy the museum. But I found it extremely interesting and was amazed at all of the great contributions that the Taiwanese society has made to the world. The longevity of the so...  more »
  • Nothing really special unless you like rocks and stones. The building is nice and the history behind it. Grounds around building were nice.  more »