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Plum Garden 梅庭

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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.


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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

Tue~Sun: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


TripAdvisor Reviews

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  1. 1 Terrible
  2. 3 Poor
  3. 9 Average
  4. 26 Very good
  5. 7 Excellent

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  1. 5 Families
  2. 17 Couples
  3. 18 Solo
  4. 1 Business
  5. 4 Friends
  • 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.
  • TONY M

    Canberra, Australia



    This old house which has been renovated and refurbished must have been quite some dwelling in it's early years. It is pleasant to see that history is not being demolished but cherished.
  • trainer_2015

    Cebu City, Filipinas

    Traveler type:

    Con amigos



    Situated in line with Beitou Hot Spring Museum, this Plum Garden looks like an ordinary house from the outside. You need to take off your shoes before the entering the house, they provide cabinets for the guests where they can leave their shoes. We went there on a Sunday so there were plenty of tourists, nonetheless we still enjoyed our visit. It is quite small but it is full of display which feature good calligraphy. The house is made of wood and features Chinese jars, figurines, tea sets. There is also a tourist information center right in the entrance of the house.

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