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Beitou Hot Spring Museum 北投溫泉博物館

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4 412 Reviews

Saturday:09:00 - 17:00

4.3

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Introduction

This museum is housed in public hot spring bath built during the Japanese colonial era. The Tudor-style building has a brick and wood façade and black tile roof set picturesquely in the surrounding greenery. The building had fallen into a deep state of disrepair when local preservationists saved it from demolition. This is a good spot to learn about Beitou's rich hot spring culture and history.

Information

Themes
Historic Sites Art and Cultural Centers
Subject
Family、Campus teaching、Hiker
Suggested Months for Visiting
10、11、12
Phone Number
+886-2-28939981
FAX
+886-2-28939984
Address
No. 2, Zhongshan Rd., Beitou Dist., Taipei City Taiwan, R.O.C

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Opening Hours

Sunday 09:00 - 17:00
Monday Off day
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 17:00

Services & Facilities

  • Accessibility for the Disabled
  • Toilets
  • Lost and found
  • Broadcast Service
  • Locker

Transportaiton

Nearby MRT

R Tamsui-Xinyi Line Xinbeitou

Review

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Traveler rating

  1. 1 Terrible
  2. 13 Poor
  3. 106 Average
  4. 215 Very good
  5. 121 Excellent

Traveler type

  1. 99 Families
  2. 97 Couples
  3. 86 Solo
  4. 4 Business
  5. 100 Friends
  • vinasojung

    Singapur, Singapur

    Traveler type:

    En solitario

    You should visit if you want to know about history of hot spring in Taipei

    2020-02

    The building looks so historical and it was so cute that the way that keeps the slippers for the guests!
  • OSixParking

    Washington D.C., Distrito de Columbia

    A Hot Spring Museum!

    2020-01

    Kudos to the team of visionaries to restore and renovate this former public bathhouse from when Taiwan was a Japanese colony. Spend an hour or two and you can glimpse into one facet of life that both the native Taiwanese and the Japanese enjoyed.
  • Bulatai

    Sídney, Australia

    Interesting and free museum

    2020-02

    This is a great museum to get some information about the Beito area - its history re: the hot springs. It is free admission and you take off your shoes on entry and are provided with slippers to walk around in. It is staffed by volunteers who are lovely and very helpful. The building is an old bath house constructed by the Japanese in the colonial era. You enter from street level onto the 2 nd floor which has a lovely balcony that overlooks Beito park and creek and also has a large room with a tatami mat. You can rest on the tatami mat. Downstairs are the old baths. There is a large bath which the men used and smaller baths that the women used. There are historical displays explaining the history of the house and geological explanations of the hot springs . It is now used as a cultural centre for displays and concerts. It is informative and a great place to have a rest and learn about the local area.
  • ECWorld

    Hong Kong, China

    Nice little museum

    2020-01

    Just a short walk through the Beitou Park. Pretty building with informative displays outlining the rise and fall of Beitou as a resort town, and various historical facts about the operation of hot spring resorts during the era of Japanese rule. Thoroughly enjoyed my visit. Free admission too
  • KuragariRyu

    Free, informative, enjoyable

    2019-12

    Admission is free, and rather informative for those who are new to hot springs. There is a nice tatami area for relaxing. A good place to burn 30mins - 1 hour. If you are new to hot springs, it would be a good idea to take a look!

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