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National Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall 國父紀念館

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Tuesday:09:00 - 18:00

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Introduction

Designed by local architect Wang Da-hung, this memorial hall was established in memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen, the father of the Republic of China. The hall also serves an educational and research role, hosting various cultural and art events throughout the year, including the Golden Horse Awards, Golden Bell Awards, and Culture Awards. The hall is surrounded by a large park, further making it a popular weekend escape for city residents.

Information

Themes
Historic Sites Art and Cultural Centers
Subject
Family、Campus teaching
Suggested Months for Visiting
All year
Phone Number
+886-2-27588008
FAX
+886-2-27584847
Address
No. 505, Sec. 4, Ren-ai Rd., Xinyi Dist., Taipei City Taiwan, R.O.C

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Opening Hours

Sunday 09:00 - 18:00
Monday 09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 18:00
Friday 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday 09:00 - 18:00

Services & Facilities

  • Toilets
  • Parking

Transportaiton

Nearby MRT

BL Bannan Line Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall

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Review

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Traveler rating

  1. 1 Terrible
  2. 15 Poor
  3. 233 Average
  4. 536 Very good
  5. 315 Excellent

Traveler type

  1. 251 Families
  2. 197 Couples
  3. 220 Solo
  4. 45 Business
  5. 198 Friends
  • TravelerTrecker

    Houston

    History and humbleness

    2019-09

    The memorial hall is really large. It is very easy to find. The metro station is close to the main entrance. The gardens are very well kept! There is an excellent coffee shop in one of the corners with wonderful ice cream! The views of Taipei 101 in am and pm are wonderful. Yes, see the change of guard but only do that. Visit the museum on Dr. Sun Yat Sen and the other galleries with temporal exhibits and spent time there. The exhibits are on mainly on modern art created by many artists, mainly from Taiwan. Art is inspiring and combines modern elements with Taiwanese tradition and history. Entrance is free. Not crowded at all. We stayed there for 3 hours.
  • gconti82

    Farmington Hills, Michigan

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    Couples

    Beautiful Memorial and Park

    2019-11

    We visited the memorial with the entire family when in Taipei for my brother’s wedding. It is truly a very beautiful memorial, and it is worth arriving on time to see the changing of the guards. This takes several minutes for the guards to go through their maneuvers, but be sure to have your camera ready if you want to take pictures. Once the door opens the activity begins quite immediately! Once the changing of the guards is complete, enjoy a peaceful stroll through the very well-manicured ponds and landscaping.
  • ECWorld

    Hong Kong, China

    Changing of the guard

    2020-01

    Lot of tourists come here to see the changing of the guard. I have seen it a few times during my visits of Taiwan (even caught a rare mishap when one of the guards dropped his rifle while flipping it) but it is always fun. The memorial hall also houses lots of information about Dr Sun as well as special exhibitions of various nature. You do need to have some sense of modern Chinese history to fully appreciate everything there but it is worth a visit regardless.
  • 619jeffry

    Father of modern China

    2020-01

    Sun Yat-sen, or Dr Sun as he is commonly called, is acknowledged a the Father of modern China on both sides of the Taiwan Strait. The Memorial Hall is part museum and part activity space. The Memorial Hall often has interesting visiting exhibitions. If you visit the Memorial Hall, you should not miss the changing of the guard.The gardens are kept in good condition and make for a pleasant stroll.
  • unicornfairyprincess

    Hong Kong, China

    Traveler type:

    Couples

    Beautiful landscapes and historical cultural place

    2019-12

    Sun yat sen memorial park greets you with beautiful gorgeous landscaped gardens and the stunning colors will make you realize no filter is needed for your photos out here ! Inside there is also a museum where you can read and find out about Sun yat sen's life and times. I was lucky to also find a painting exhibit inside and some of the dancer paintings were just to my taste /! You can also see Taipei 101 from the park and there is also a change of guard ceremony that is nice to partake in to see the honours of the ceremonious procedures.. there is also a pond with fishes here.all in all, a great experience.

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