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Taipei Story House, Taipei

Categories: Tourist Spots, Educational Sites
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3.3/5 based on 30+ reviews on the web
The Taipei Story House, formerly known as the Yuanshan Mansion, is a historic house in the Zhongshan District, Taipei, Taiwan. It is now open as a museum in Taipei Expo Park.OverviewThe house was built in 1913–14 by Chen Chao-chun, a Dadaocheng tea merchant. It was originally a guest house for rich merchants, and other important local people.The ground floor was built using brick and the upper floors of wood with English Tudor-style beams. The staircase is constructed to look like a pagoda. The entrance portico is in the classical style with Ionic columns.The Story House museum now has exhibits related to tea and local history. It is located immediately adjacent to the Taipei Fine Arts Museum and close to Yuanshan Station.TransportationThe building is within walking distance North East from Yuanshan Station of the Taipei Metro.
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  • An old house With a small beautiful garden. When we visited the house, there was a fantastic Exhibition of sculptures made by Lego toys, - really great pieces of art! So that was what I enjoyed most t...  read more »
  • 故事館外觀比裡面的展覽更好睇更吸引. 得兩層的小屋行左大約三十分鐘就行完,不過睇下各地風格不一的陶瓷都唔錯. 
  • I think this was a well taken care of exhibit of porcelain, but I wouldn't go out of my way for it. However, if you're at the Fine Arts Museum or Expo Park, you should give it a go. It doesn't take lo...  read more »
  • Amusing to see a mock tudor house in taipei. Says it's the only one in taiwan
  • The price of admission. Small old buildings. In the old days life looks like Taiwan is expected to reel in an atmosphere containing props or, but or not. The building looks good when you are satisfied with the good enough to place commemorative photo in place.
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  • 中山橋原稱基隆河橋,據說當初日本人蓋這橋是為了讓皇太子來參拜圓山神社(圓山飯店),原本中山北路叫做敕使街道。
  • 建築有特色,傍晚氣氛佳,緊臨北美館可以一起逛。
  • 美術館旁的小房子 一整個歐洲風格 搭配綠草感覺很舒服!
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