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National Center for Traditional Arts: Tours & Tickets

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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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No.201 Section 2, Wubin Road, Jixi Village, Wujie Town, 268, Taiwan
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Reviewed 15 August 2019 via mobile

We came here in a Tuesday morning and it wasn't too busy. Lots of free shows and all kinds of exhibits to see. A lot of the areas had DIY experiences too. Even without doing any DIY stuff we spent half a day here. The...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PhillipC77
Reviewed 14 July 2019

This location is a purpose built site for various shops selling many local wares from Yilan province and beyond. The produce is interesting and in some shops, show how some of it is made. What was a bit disappointing was that there was no real...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 18 June 2019 via mobile

This is one of the biggest cultural Centre we have been to and every building showcases different arts, crafts and food of the region. Very informational.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank KYHENG
Reviewed 16 May 2019

I do not understand why there is a charge for entry. The place is filled with shops. It is kind of a shopping centre instead of arts cluster.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kmaio
Reviewed 21 April 2019

Gamut of traditional hands-on workshops: DIY classes, woodworks, tea ceremony, pottery, indigo dyeing, blown glass, etc. Other features include conference center, hotel, canal boat rides, puppet shows, museums, ... It's a cultural complex for learning and appreciating the arts, slowing down, and absorbing everything.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 April 2019 via mobile

I like this place because of a lot of traditional stuffs. Especially things about tea. Tea pots and cups were beatiful. If you walk around there it would be nice.They care well of ground and facilities.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Tiger_Soul_X
Reviewed 27 February 2019

The National Center for Traditional Arts, founded in January 2002, is very large. You can visit building and streets in Taiwan's old time. There are many unique stores, exhibition places, and performance indoor halls. The performances are very distinctive. The architecture and scenery are very...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sky_Art_101
Reviewed 24 February 2019 via mobile

When my friends were wondering what can we do in the morning, we ended up enjoying about 2.5 hours at this traditional art center. Friend who visited the center last year said this visit found more additions of displays and traditional arts such as traditional...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tay S
Reviewed 6 February 2019

I felt we traveled back in time upon entering the National Center for Traditional Arts. For those who have been to Williamsburg in Virginia or Old Sturbridge Village in Massachusetts, this place has the same feel...sans the period costume. Stores display and/or sell relics from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MK330
Reviewed 29 December 2018

Recommended by our driver, we were glad to come to this place. We were able to see and experience some of the traditional arts and bought some nice authentic Taiwanese snacks. Admission charges were reasonable and the prices for activities and food inside were very...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Cheryl T
26 May 2017|
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all kinds of hand made crafts, it has vases there, but not sure what sizes and type that you want. But all kinds of traditional chinese crafts are there for sale, including fine jewelry. from cheap to top of the line.
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