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National Science and Technology Museum, Kaohsiung

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humongous big with good quality display

I cannot believe that I spent the whole day there and only saw less than 1/3 of the whole museum... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
David2012C
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Cupertino, California
Creative and Inovative

I was there for two hours and only managed to see a small fraction of the exhibits. Many of the... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2018
Alee1106
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Kulim, Malaysia
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30 Jun 2018
“humongous big with good quality display”
24 Jan 2018
“Creative and Inovative”
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

I cannot believe that I spent the whole day there and only saw less than 1/3 of the whole museum. The quality is impressively good and very educational. There are many daily-life applications of technology illustrated. I learned the industrial history of Taiwan and was...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank David2012C
Reviewed 24 January 2018

I was there for two hours and only managed to see a small fraction of the exhibits. Many of the exhibits are interactive and some are competitive nature . An excellent place to bring children here for some fun and learning.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Alee1106
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This museum houses many exhibitions, each with its unique ticket office and ticket price. For Ghiblis animation exhibition, the temporary ticket office is somewhere in the middle of the ground floor. This exhibition is good enough for those who are not able to visit Ghiblis...More

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank DrGruffalo
Reviewed 28 July 2017

My buddy and I went one morning, and it was probably the worst museum experience we've ever had. Poorly funded, organized, and presented. Nothing interesting or especially science-y or techy in the museum. At one point, we saw miniature displays of cuisines from different countries...technology...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

National Science and Technology Museum is a very interesting place to visit. The lay-out is large and there is a lot to see and experience. The only draw-back is that you have to pay for nearly every separate exhibition.

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank TuwaPutaruru
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Big museums with many exhibitions for kids. My kids spent whole day in the museum, but only finished 2/3, and want to stay more. Note: please add more English descriptions.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Trung N
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I visited this museum with my friend who is also an adjunct lecturer with a Singapore university. This museum is humongous so set aside at least 4 hours if you want to cover its grounds. Thought there are numerous exhibits on science and technology, my...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank richardmak
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is a fairly typical science museum with fairly interesting exhibits. It is quite large, about 5-6 levels with exhibits cateorised by topics. But the few exhibits that my kids were interested in were all under maintenance, e.g. earthquake similator, flight simulator etc. There is...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank rdreamer
Reviewed 24 November 2016

My son had a blast. It was so big with so many floors all catered to young children. There was a big indoor playground and a whole floor of simulated free rides at the transport section (4th floor). We spent an entire day there from...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank san20sg
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

A cool museum dedicated to science and technology and their history in Taiwan, from communications to food. The only downside is the older exhibits are only in mandarin. We went on a Tuesday and it was empty and easy to get around to everything. For...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Ksusha K
14 February 2017|
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Response from rdreamer | Reviewed this property |
NT $100 per person. The 3D movie is separate at another NT $150. Plan to be there for 2-3 hours if you look at most of the exhibits.
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its really for kids and fathers with a kid's spirit 😄😄 if not with children, not recommend
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