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Chimei Museum

No 66, Sec. 2, Wenhua Rd., Rende Dist., Tainan 71755, Taiwan
+886 6 266 0808
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Beautiful collection of some artifacts and historical and art pieces.

Beautiful but not too vast (in all 3 floors) but still impressive. Special exhibits are quite nice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joanne M
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Quezon City, Philippines
Beautiful Museum with Big Park

Didn’t manage to go into the museum as it was closed on the day we visit. We managed to walk around... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
IO0908
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Singapore, Singapore
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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: 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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No 66, Sec. 2, Wenhua Rd., Rende Dist., Tainan 71755, Taiwan
Taijiang National Park
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+886 6 266 0808
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"musical instruments"
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"natural history"
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"private collection"
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"art lovers"
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"european style"
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"great collection"
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"stuffed animals"
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"art collection"
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"fine art"
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"second floor"
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"beautiful grounds"
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"southern taiwan"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful but not too vast (in all 3 floors) but still impressive. Special exhibits are quite nice. The gallery, some are replicas from era period. Architecture of the building and place is really beautiful. The location is peaceful. Would recommend to stay half day or...More

Thank Joanne M
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Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Didn’t manage to go into the museum as it was closed on the day we visit. We managed to walk around outside the museum instead, the area is big, with beautiful statue. It is instagramable! The water fountain operate at certain time only, we are...More

Thank IO0908
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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Every published items so amazing and the explanations are very detailed and attractive. Grand environment, souvenirs sold in this museum are affordable, food delicious and within affordable price.

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Really beautiful museum where you can get wnglish tour guide or jjst read english description. Amazimg exhibitions which will take you quite some time to see. Beautiful buildung of the museum is also situated in a huge park where you can sit and chill or...More

Thank Viktor T
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Reviewed 23 May 2018

i came in 2017, and i forget how to get there. all i remember is i arrived at Bao'an Station (Train) and its an old station. after get out from the station, u can ride a taxi or just walk for about 20minutes to the...More

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I thoroughly expected to enjoy this museum fro what I learned & read but this exceeded my expectations! The grounds were lovely, the fountain and bridge with statues all beautiful as well. The exhibits were all well labeled and varied. The facilities clean and convenient....More

Thank Justsaygrace
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

The Chimei Museum is built in classical style, quite surprising as it is in a village on the outskirts of the southern city of Tainan. This private museum holds one of the world's best collections of violins. The fountains are also pleasant to watch. Chimei...More

1  Thank Jeffry B
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

It was my first time to Tainan and our group of friends decided to go to the Chimei museum. It has an impressive collection of art, weapons, and other things...I have to say though, I was a bit disappointed in how the museum treats people...More

1  Thank Combatfisher
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Western old arts master piece museum Surrounding the museum is huge garden for walking & relaxing Inside need entrance fees, but the souvenir shop can go in,

Thank eddie l
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

A beautiful neoclassical private museum set in 100+ acres of landscaped parkland, this was a great family day out. It does have something for everyone, with natural history spanning fossils to modern (stuffed) animals and birds, through weapons (a favourite of my son) to musical...More

Thank MadDoc1
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Paul Ashley-cri... D
5 July 2018|
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Response from Ivana O | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it's 200ntd/person But if you want to buy with the other exhibition ticket it only cost you 280ntd/person The other exhibition will change every season
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Evire23
26 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
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Daphne S
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You need reservations everyday except Wednesdays.
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