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Taipei Guest House, Taipei

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The Taipei Guest House is the historical building located at 1 Ketagalan Boulevard, Bo'ai Special Zone, Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan. It’s owned by the Government of the Republic of China and used for receiving state guests or celebration activities.HistoryTaipei Guest House, designed by Japanese architects Dōgo Fukuda and Ichiro Nomura, was built from 1899 to 1901 and rebuilt by Matsunosuke Moriyama. In 1988, Taipei Guest House was designated by the government of Taiwan and administrated by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Taiwan.Taipei Guest House originally was the House of Governor-General of Taiwan during the Japanese rule, at a distance of around 100 meters from the Office of Governor-General of Taiwan (is now the Presidential Building). Imperial members and heads of politics often visited here. Emperor Showa (Crown Prince Hirohito) also stayed here when visiting Taiwan. After Taiwan was handed over from Japan to the Republic of China (ROC), ROC Minister of Foreign Affairs George Yeh and Japanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Isao Kawada signed the Treaty of Taipei here in 1953.
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  • 過去是外交部接待外賓用,現在每個月的第一個星期六開放,後面的花園漂亮,如果有順便去總統府可經過一看,不用專程來 
  • This is a Baroque style building which was built by Japanese.Here served as the residence of the governor-general during the Japanese occupation period. If visitors want some Western style building in...  more »
  • 有很棒的庭院造景,草皮,石舖地,建築內部很西方,完全西式的架構,然建築之外卻有中式的禪意,很值得在開放的時候一訪 
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  • 每月只開一天,免費參觀,最好先上官網查詢開放日。裡面很美,是日式庭院與洋風建築,日治時期總督官邸,富麗堂皇不可言喻。參觀者很多,服務志工也很多。
  • 風景很漂亮
  • 需要預約才可以進去
  • 有開放時間限制,欲參觀者可先上網查詢(一個月開放一天)。
  • 原日治時期台灣總督官邸,歷經百年風華,保存完整,現已定期開放參觀。