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Chimei Museum

No 66, Sec. 2, Wenhua Rd., Rende Dist., Tainan 71755, Taiwan
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A wonderful place to visit

If you go to Tainan, can't miss visiting Chi Mei museum, especially if you are a music & paintings... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tainan, Taiwan
via mobile

Unfortunately I couldn't see the inside.Most of people also said same as me.the garden and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Orhan U
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The collection at Chimei Museum consists mainly of Western art, musical instruments, arms and armour, animal taxidermy and fossils, exhibiting approximately 4000 items, which is about one third of the complete Chimei collection. Founder Shi expressed that, “Good works of art are not to be kept just for oneself to enjoy, but to be shared with the public; and a good collection should not reflect jus
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
No 66, Sec. 2, Wenhua Rd., Rende Dist., Tainan 71755, Taiwan
Nanguan Area
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you go to Tainan, can't miss visiting Chi Mei museum, especially if you are a music & paintings lover! The founder is a great person who make his dreams become true!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately I couldn't see the inside.Most of people also said same as me.the garden and architecture is really amazing.If you go here wait until the sunset and darkness

Thank Orhan U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

very good plaza for people take around or children to run for fun. beautiful museum with high quality pictures

Thank Oliver C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traveling to Tainan City, we expect to find Chinese and Dutch culture. But, we don't expect the area to have one of the finest collections of Western art and culture anywhere. But that's what this museum provides. It reminds me a lot of the Smithsonian...More

Thank TonyCoolidge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Tainan (July 21-24, 2017) for the first time. We had heard about this museum and decided to explore a bit. We did not rent a car or take a taxi. Instead, we took a train on July 23 from Tainan Train Station...More

Thank william08ng
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Private museum owned by the chairman of Chimei group. I only spent half a day here, and all the time at the painting section. It was an amazing collection of paintings from the chairman's private collection. Also on display were sculptures dating back to the...More

Thank Fatimah K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful building ! Nice big special collections in this museum! The big garden could be quickly viewed by taking this shuttle car . The shuttle car departs near the parking lot taking you to the garden then to the entrance of the museum . The...More

Thank Yuanwei T
Reviewed 27 June 2017

highly recommend to learn more about arts. The art piece is totally mind blowing and alot of history enclosed hence make my trip worthwhile. Each art piece and sculpture come with a story. Very entice.

Thank Wai Ling T
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Chimei Museum on our 2nd day at Tainan. The architecture of the museum itself is very western, a bit awkward compared to its surroundings. But the collections of armors, arts are definitely worth a visit! The only complaint is that no photography is...More

Thank Gao33wy
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We've been visiting this museum since it was housed in a building on the Chimei factory campus. The new building is a big upgrade in the museum's presentation. If you're fond of museums, it is worth a visit. It's not a huge museum, the collection...More

Thank bencanoe
Nanguan Area
Moving southward from Tainan’s city centre, you will
arrive at Nanguan Area. People converged in the South
District, Rende District, and Gueiren District forming
a community as well as a shopping district. The South
District is also a military airbase, and has naturally
developed a culture unique to military kindred
community with a focus on Shueijiaoshe. If you want to
know more about the military kindred community, you
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25 July 2017|
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Response from Liya W | Reviewed this property |
If you take H31 shuttle bus (from city center) to the direction of HSR Tainan station, you can not get off in every stop but only the HSR station. You could check out HSR's website. There are other buses in the city center... More
Daphne S
24 April 2017|
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Response from Heyheihei | Reviewed this property |
You need reservations everyday except Wednesdays.
20 February 2017|
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Response from Stone T | Reviewed this property |
Hostel or Air B&B are not cheap at Tainan City. There are a few motel in Tainan but none of them located nearby Chi Mei Museum.