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Presidential Office Building

No.122 Chungking South Road, Section 1, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2311 3731
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This ornate government building was finished in 1919, when Taiwan was under Japanese rule. Daily admission weekdays from 9 until Noon. Final admission at 11:30 am. On select weekends they are open until 4 pm.
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No.122 Chungking South Road, Section 1, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2311 3731
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently tried to visit the Presidential Office Building in Taipei. I caught the MRT at the Main Train Station and alighted one stop at the NTU Hospital. A quick walk across the Peace Park and you are there. It was 9.30am in the morning,...More

Thank lynlcee
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Lovely colonial architecture, within walking distance of a large shopping district and the 228 Memorial Park. Light guard presence, but they are heavily armed and do glare at passerby quite menacingly. Have not seen the interior, and if you do not plan on seeing the...More

Thank Owen H
Reviewed 6 January 2018

It is good for a few pictures. We didn’t enter as there was a super Long queue that day. Also the Guards don’t seem friendly to entertain questions.

Thank lowbk
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I like looking at residences or offices of heads of states. At first glance, I don't appreciate it, the color and the architecture was not at par with the other offices.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed 19 November 2017

It is a good policy for the govenment to have guided tours open to the locals and visitors. Not only one can go inside this important historical building but one can also learn more about the history and the status quo of Taipei. It will...More

Thank HK C
Reviewed 14 November 2017

I've been there when I went to Taipei in Dec 2016, the building is good for the architecture but you can go inside.

Thank Mike_Amornsin
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

We visited without checking the schedule for open house. Consequently, nothing to do except appreciate the architecture and look at the presidential guards stationed at the doors. Good for a few photos only.

Thank Patrick294248
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Nice architecture, just to snap photo. Photo only allow opposite of the building. Nothing much, been there done it.

Thank Leslie3663
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Had a quick meet and greet with president tsai. Tight security with no cameras allowed inside. Traditional architecture

1  Thank bcheong
Reviewed 3 October 2017

It is the history of Architecture... great building and history... it is also a great place to visit and have some photos.

Thank n_alunan
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