Formosa Boulevard Station1283 Votes Currently Open
- Address: 800, Taiwan, Kaohsiung City, Xinxing District, 中山一路115號
- Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Station
Despite being a station, the place is named as one of the highest rated tourist places in the city, thanks to its architectural brilliance. Formosa Boulevard station is also known as the dome of light because that’s exactly what it looks like! The station is a work of art both inside out. You will find four platform structures made of glasses painted in varied hues giving off a translucent vibe. The structure symbolizes ‘praying for longevity’, a commemoration of the Formosa incident that took place here years ago. Designed by Narcissus Quagliata, an Italian artist, the dome was built in a time span of about four years. Undoubtedly, it is one of the most beautiful subway stations in the world. The glass work here has about 4,500 glass panels. The dome is also offered as event venue sometimes. Ensure to give this place a visit during your trip to Kaohsiung.
How to Reach Formosa Boulevard Station
- Bus Station- MRT Formosa Boulevard Station
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95% of people who visit Kaohsiung include Formosa Boulevard Station in their plan
11 AM - 12 PM
30.77% of people start their Formosa Boulevard Station visit around 11 AM - 12 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Formosa Boulevard Station
52.59% of people prefer walking in order to reach Formosa Boulevard Station