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Creative Photo-Taking

I visited the Fongyi Academy recently on 12 June 2018. Their opening days are from Tuesdays to... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Sylvia K
Singapore, Singapore
Cutie and funny statues!!!!

I enjoy posing with this statues simply because it's really funny. Not too big to wander around and... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
Jayne Glezelle D
Honolulu, Hawaii
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No.62 Fengming Street, Fengshan District, Kaohsiung 830, Taiwan
+886 7 740 5362
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple and Interesting sightseeing stop. If you travel nearby, it is recommended to visit for some photos.

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

I visited the Fongyi Academy recently on 12 June 2018. Their opening days are from Tuesdays to Sundays and closed on Mondays. The place is pleasant and the exhibits are rather few but despite these, I was there for close to 2 hours, posing with...More

1  Thank Sylvia K
Reviewed 16 March 2018

I enjoy posing with this statues simply because it's really funny. Not too big to wander around and not too much to do! $60 for entering but is worth a visit!

Thank Jayne Glezelle D
Reviewed 23 August 2017

A well preserved building, added elements of education in an interesting means. Figures in full size with different facial expession give visitors a lot of fun. Should bring kids there introducing them what old school likes and the system of examination.

Thank cora3181
Reviewed 26 March 2017

From a ancient site of school, revitalising it with different scenes of schooling from a small kid to examination to be a master. There were carbonised puppets in real human size acting in different scenes from entrance to inside classrooms, playground, and displayed with historic...More

Thank Chun pang L
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

i went on the last day in kaohsiung and i am very happy that i went there..the location is near the mrt.the admission fees is cheap.there are so many wax figurines that one can take photos with.not only that we can get an insight of...More

Thank flyingseagul
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The academy was established way back in 1814 during Chin dynasty and it functioned like nowadays primary school for offering basic education to those few privileged. During Japanese colonial rule days it became a part of army hospital then the dormitory of public servants. It...More

Thank Pineconefish_Yan
Reviewed 11 January 2017

If you like history and photo-taking, you will like this! It is a mid-size museum to understand the old scholar schooling and exam days. On public holidays, they even provide free tour guide at selected hours. Entry fee was about TWD60 but I think it...More

Thank TaxMel
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We took the Cultural Bus which cost NT50 to tour the Fongshan district. It offered unlimited rides to 7 different stops in the old Fongshan Shan district which included Fengyi Academy as one of the stop. There are several pickup points, Fong Shan Railway Station...More

Thank Belle N
Reviewed 22 June 2016

It's quite out of centre in Fengshan district. You can take MRT, but I found, that taking local train to Fengshan Station from Central Main Train Station you will only pay 15 TWD for single ticket and it's 5 mins. Much faster than MRT and...More

2  Thank Nordo4ka
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