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Plum Garden 梅庭

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3.5 51 Reviews

Tuesday:09:00 - 17:00




This was once the summer getaway home for famed Chinese calligrapher Yu You-ren. Built around 1930s, the spacious courtyard is richly tree-shaded, and the Japanese-style wooden structure is in perfect condition. This cite is an official city landmark building and there is a visitor information center on-site.


Historic Sites Art and Cultural Centers Public Art
Family、Campus teaching
Suggested Months for Visiting
All year
Phone Number
No.6, Zhongshan Rd., Beitou Dist., Taipei City Taiwan, R.O.C

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


Plum Garden will be closed on Feb. 28(2/28 Memorial Day). We appreciate your kind understanding.

Services & Facilities

  • Toilets


Nearby MRT

R Tamsui-Xinyi Line Xinbeitou

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TripAdvisor Reviews

3.5 51 Reviews Write a Review

Traveler rating

  1. 2 Terrible
  2. 4 Poor
  3. 9 Average
  4. 27 Very good
  5. 9 Excellent

Traveler type

  1. 6 Families
  2. 18 Couples
  3. 17 Solo
  4. 1 Business
  5. 4 Friends
  • Lee838838

    Traveler type:

    En pareja

    Plum Garden Beitou


    A waste of time unless you are interested in a small exhibition of Teresa Teng, a song artist back to 80s and another historic figure. Most people complete the viewing under 10 minutes.
  • Wizys


    A Quintessential villa


    The famous calligrapher Yu Youren used to live here, and the tranquil Japanese style villa has well reflected his aesthetic taste. The local government has done a great job in both renovation and maintenance of the property as well as the trees/plants. When I was there, a special exhibition of the famous singer Teresa Teng (who died tragically in 1995) was being held so no photo was allowed inside the house. It was free admission, but you have to take off your shoes in order to preserve the floor. A lovely place to visit!
  • kimitakas

    Taichung, Taiwán

    Traveler type:

    En solitario



    Plum Garden is a lovely small house near Hot Spring Museum. Calligraphies of Mr. Yu Youren, an educator, are displayed. The entrance is free.
  • Jurgen B

    Bruselas, Bélgica

    Traveler type:

    En pareja

    Beautiful house


    this very nice house takes 5 minutes if you want, and it's free so no reason not to go in, - you have to take off your shoes to do that
  • F2297REjordanl

    Traveler type:

    En pareja

    Try to visit on the way to thermal hell valley


    The lady was nice. We had to take off our shoes and put at the designated place. The calligraphy was interesting and had a peeking into the life of the greatest artist. They have really nice souvenirs sold there. The folders and keychains are really nice.

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