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Jioufen Gold Mine Museum, Xinbei

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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3.8/5 based on 85+ reviews on the web
Feast your eyes on the world's largest gold nugget at Jioufen Gold Mine Museum. Weighing in at 220.3 kg (485.7 lb), the monster chunk of gold serves as the main attraction of the museum, where you can also learn about the industry and tradition of gold mining in the area. Open to visitors since 2004, the museum offers the chance to see traditional equipment used by miners, and provides an insight into the tough life they led. You can also learn more about gold in general, and enjoy the display of a mine. For Jioufen Gold Mine Museum and beyond, use our Xinbei holiday planner to get the most from your Xinbei vacation.
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  • 中午样子到的位置离九份有段距离,日式榻榻米屋内可以看见远处的海和山景,距金瓜石博物馆超近,晚上出门太寂静适合喜欢懒宅的朋友。因为在山上早晨边吃自助餐边呼吸新鲜空气,太惬意! 
  • 整體來說規劃得很不錯的博物館,館內有名的大金磚,讓遊客爭相目睹,我更喜歡的礦坑實境體驗,讓人了解當採礦工作的辛苦,配合周圍的日式宿舍,舊時代的氛圍很棒。 
  • I liked this museum - it's a place where I learned not only about the gold rush but also the history of Taiwan. It is very well organized. Every staff who I met was very helpful and polite. Expect to ...  read more »
  • Pretty interesting place to visit. Nice breakaway from all the shopping and eating.
  • Access is from the top road although there are stairs to access that top road. It's a small museum but we had a nice lady who gave us an informative tour in good enough English and demo of how they got the gold from ore. Worth the time and money.
  • One of the oldest streets in Taiwan. Very beautiful place. Many souvenirs and a variety of local dishes. Excellent sea views.
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  • 老闆的介紹很專業,詳細的帶著我們解釋了一個多小時。博物館本身也在老闆的努力下,保存了相當多第一手的用品與實物。是一趟充實又有趣的文化之旅,絕對值得一遊。
  • Interesting, thanks for explaining very carefully. However, it's English.
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