National Palace Museum

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  • Address: 221, Section 2, Zhishan Rd, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111
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  • Timings: 08:30 am - 06:30 pm Details
  • Phone: 886-228812021
  • Ticket Price: 160 TWD
  • Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Family And Kids, Architecture , Exhibition

National Palace Museum - Review

This art museum in Taipei also functions as the national museum for the entire country. With a collection of artifacts numbering in excess of seven hundred thousand separate pieces, this museum has the largest itinerary in the country and indeed in the world.

Documenting over eight thousand years of Chinese history, these artifacts span from calligraphy, paintings to carved memorabilia and other kinds of antiquities. The museum building was established in the 1970s but the most recent renovations took place in 2002.

The National Palace Museum should most certainly be one of the main places of interest for people who are visiting Taipei for the first time. This tour will provide tourists with an intrinsic view into the lives and historical past of China and Taiwan.

Explore the world of art and artefacts in National Palace Museum, Taipei. The National Palace Museum tickets might be easily available over the counter, however, if you buy tickets for National Palace Museum tours, you get to see and understand Chinese history from a close. Tickets for National Palace Museum will open up a world of history and Chinese Tradition for you. And if you are thinking of National Palace Museum ticket prices, visit our tickets section for detailed information even before you make an actual visit.

National Palace Museum Information

  • Closed: On occasion
  • There are extensive gardens and walkways in the premises so don’t be crunched for time when visiting this location.

National Palace Museum Ticket Prices

  • Free entry for children under school age

How To reach National Palace Museum by Public Transport

  • MRT Danshui Line to the Shilin Station, short taxi or bus ride from Shilin station.

Restaurants Near National Palace Museum

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TripHobo Highlights for National Palace Museum

  • National Palace Museum Address: 221, Section 2, Zhishan Rd, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111
  • National Palace Museum Contact Number: 886-228812021
  • National Palace Museum Timing: 08:30 am - 06:30 pm
  • National Palace Museum Price: 160 TWD
  • Time required to visit National Palace Museum: 03:00 Hrs
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Things to Know Before Visiting National Palace Museum

  • 95% of people who visit Taipei include National Palace Museum in their plan

  • 52.6% of people start their National Palace Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 3 Hrs to see National Palace Museum

Monday, Friday and Saturday

92.18% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting National Palace Museum

People normally club together Moon Bridge In Dahu Park and Martyrs' Shrine while planning their visit to National Palace Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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National Palace Museum, Taipei Reviews

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  • 세계5대박물관의 위엄... 그리고 사람의 손으로 만들어진 엄청난 작품들을 보고 사진찍을수 있다. 예술적 영감을 얻는것은 덤이다. ☞주의할점 입구에서 오디오가이드 150원은 환불되지 않는다. 어설픈 한국어 실력의 직원이 9월27일은 관광의날이라며 입장료 무료 그리고 오디오기기도 환불된다는 말에 3번이나 확인하고 빌렸는데.. 기기반납하면서 돈 돌려달라고하니. 아니라라고한다.. 헐 너무 어처구니없어 대만에 살고있는 친구는 3번이나 방문해서 크게 필요도 없지만 빌렸는데... 그래서 다른 한국인들 피해없었으면 좋겠다.생각해서 가방찾아서 다시가서 한국말 잘못알아들었으면 대답을 하지말던지 말을 하지말라고 하려고 했더니 우리가 오는거보더니 그직원 뒤로 쓰윽 도망가버리네.ㅡㅡ); 기부했다 생각하자고 돌아섰지만...먼가 기분이 매우안좋다.

  • The museum is very big. Expect to spend some time here. It is unfortunate how far the museum is from everything else but what can you do. Start from the top and work your way down. Entrance fee is about $8. You need to put your bags in free lockers. The exhibits were good but a lot of emphasis on pottery and nothing modern that shows how Chinese and Taiwanese art has pushed forward to today. Many bussed tourists so try to go early or later on in the day!

  • This museum has a great collection of Chinese artifacts. I went with a tour guide, so that helped to direct us to the most important pieces. The porcelain is magnificent. Pieces over 2k years old. Definetly recommend you go.

  • It is a very famous museum in Taiwan. It collects many historical artworks of Taiwan and China from different centuries. When the sunset, all the lights on the building is taken take on. It becomes very charming and different. By the way, Taiwanese that take ID card or passport is free to visit after 4:30.

  • Fun museum on the founder of the Rebublic of China. Got to see soldiers march, which was by far the best experience there. The art was also beautiful, and I can't post too much photos, but it's definitely worth seeing. 4 stars.

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