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Discovery Center is actually in Taipei City Hall. It is directly in front of Taipei 101 and The... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Bangkok, Thailand
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See the story of Taipei

The Discovery Centre of Taipei is in the Taipei City Government building. You can get there easily... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Jeffry B
Melbourne, Australia
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1 Shifu Road, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 986 569 635
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Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Well worth the visit. Well laid out museum with loads of interactive displays. Great for young and old. Nice way to learn Taipei’s history. Really well put together movie in a rotating movie room. Good air con and bathrooms. Nice place to spend a few...More

Thank MarkWaters1974
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Fantastic, informative and interactive display for all ages!! Free entry which is wonderful! The revolving story was really lovely, (but I would have loved English sub -titles..) Fantastic and informative staff. Definately worth a look for as little or as much as you like! Well...More

Thank monandben08
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Discovery Center is actually in Taipei City Hall. It is directly in front of Taipei 101 and The Grand Hyatt Hotel. It has free admission and gives a compact but good history of Taipei. See how technology, politics and history has emerged over the years....More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The Discovery Centre of Taipei is in the Taipei City Government building. You can get there easily on the MRT. The Discovery Centre is spread over three floors.The Centre tells xthe story of Taipei, today and yesterday. It is a series of displays, documentaries, movies...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Located in Taipei City Hall, the Discovery Center is within walkable distance of City Hall Mrt station, or Taipei 101 MRT station I went there with 2 kids (2 and 4 year old) on Tuesday afternoon. Not many people there. The revolution theater (4F) is...More

Thank wendywang1016
Reviewed 28 March 2018

This exhibition is in the Town Hall and it is free. It gives an overview of the history and the present of Taipei City. It is not big but informative. At different places there is a QR code for more information. Some parts are interactive.

Thank AmarilisVos
Reviewed 25 November 2017

These exhibits are in the main city hall and are well done and informative. they cover 3 floors with historical pictures, interactive materials, and illustrations. The changing exhibition was of an artist Guo Xue Lake whose views of Taipei around the 30s was very engaging....More

Thank Anabel-2013
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Between Tiapei 101 and Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall you will find the City Hall where the main attraction is the Discovery Center of Taipei which occupies 3 floors as far as i can remember. This is free to enter and on the fourth floor is...More

1  Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Good way to learn some Taiwan history. Some good exhibits and a good variety of well made videos in the rotating theatre. After your visit, you can go see the bazaar at B2 of Cityhall. That is also interesting.

1  Thank HKeater
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

If you are in the Taipei 101 area, this place is worth a visit. The exhibition is not a lot but they are very informative with interesting some interactive features/displays. Kids can have a little fun in here while we adult could learn a thing...More

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