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National Museum of Taiwan Literature

No.1 Zhongzheng Road,Zhongxi District, Tainan, Taiwan
+886 6 221 7201
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Good place to read

This place is so good I always visit here every Sunday The first picture was beside the building... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ivana O
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A Leanred Visit

This is a fantastic museum to visit for anyone with an interest in literature. it has many... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
Natalia B
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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No.1 Zhongzheng Road,Zhongxi District, Tainan, Taiwan
West Central District/ North District
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+886 6 221 7201
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is so good I always visit here every Sunday The first picture was beside the building, it's statue of woman Inside this building, it has a big map of Taiwan so you can see it clearly (2nd pic) It also have a store...More

Thank Ivana O
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a fantastic museum to visit for anyone with an interest in literature. it has many sections, so I guarantee you will not be bored! There are sections on Chinese influence in Taiwanese literature, archaic writings, modern writings (including feminist movements and erotica), sections...More

Thank Natalia B
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The building itself is a great treasure. Apart from literature exhibitions, there's also a children's library. Inside are plenty of children's books shelved according to publisher. There's a very spacious reading room inside the library. Like all other museums and libraries in Taiwan, there are...More

Thank DrGruffalo
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

This is a museum on Taiwanese literature so it's not surprising it didn't mean much to me but they do make the effort of having general descriptions on subject areas trsnslated so there are some things to spend a bit of time on.

Thank Dennis T
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The Japanese built building itself is a treat, lots of history and well laid out, the only thing that gets me as in most of many museums in Taiwan - the lack of English in their display...if you can read Chinese it's a five star...More

Thank Samuel C
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The building is a beautiful building in European style. Inside they tried to partly keep it how it used to be. It is very cool to see that already at the beginning of the 20th century they had very elaborate window opening and closing systems....More

Thank 610carmen
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The museum offers interesting topics about taiwanese culture and the entrance is free. Also they have interactive stations which is also exciting for non mandarin speakers

Thank Lutz B
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

If you can't read Mandarin then I think it would be very fast to finish this area. Anyway this is nice to visit, a kind of unique architecture building here.

Thank Tan Huy L
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

I did not know that the Taiwanese aboriginals had literature until I went to does museum. Also featured is how Taiwan in literature has been influenced by China and Japan. And it even has modern literature too.

Thank Rafiq J
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This museum is a European style building bit presents the various literature collections. I like the interactive exhibition but it's a pity that the imstruction is in Chinese so only the touriats who can read Chinese can get the idea to operate it.

Thank Peggy C
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West Central District/ North District
The West Central District is the most populous and the
busiest area. A lot of shops and hotels crowd the
district, and the long-standing history results in a
variety of street food. In addition to that, this
district also has the highest number of temples. This
is how it got the name “Tainan’s Pantheon.” Historic
buildings are literally ubiquitous. For example,
Hayashi Department Store, National Museum of Taiwan
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