Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall


Photo The Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is located in downtown Taipei 
across from the National Central Library. The 70-meter-high hall is 
built in a traditional Chinese style. The blue and white colors of the 
facade represent the sky and sun, symbolizing freedom and equality. 
The main archway leading to the hall is 30 meters high and 80 meters 
wide, and looms majestically over Chungshan South Road. The hall 
is surrounded by 122 hectares of beautifully landscaped gardens and 
ponds.   ......
Photo Set in the heart of Taipei, the National Concert Hall at Chiang Kai-
shek Memorial regularly holds world-class performances by local 
and international artists. Concert programs include performances by 
celebrated artistic and musical groups and performers. They contribute 
considerably to the quality of music in Taiwan, international cultural 
exchange, and local interest in music. Tickets are available at the door, 
and can also be purchased at designated ticket outlets including 
Kingstone Book Store, Caves Books Store, New Schoolmate Book 
Store, and Eastern Publishing Co.
Photo The National Theater, located at Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall in 
downtown Taipei, offers a year-round program of first-class opera and 
theater performances. Featuring renowned local and international troupes and performers, these performances enhance artistic standards and international cultural exchange in Taiwan. They also aim to make the arts in Taipei more cosmopolitan and accessible to the public. Tickets are available at the door, and can also be purchased at designated ticket outlets including Kingstone Book Store, Caves Books Store, New Schoolmate Book Store, and Eastern Publishing Co.

The current exchange rate is 1 US dollar to about 35 NT (New Taiwan currency), varying according to the market.

Traffic (start from Academia Sinica)
  1. By bus: Take bus No. 270 to The Directorate General Telecommunications Ministry of Transportation and Communications (bus fare is NT$30). Then you take left to walk about 10-15 minutes to reach the Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall.
  2. By MRT (Metropolitan Rapid Transit, subway): Take bus No. 212, 270 or Blue 25 to Kunyang Station (bus fare is NT$15) and transfer MRT to Taipei Main Station, then transfer Hsintien Line (or Nanshih Chiao Line) to Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall station (MRT fare is NT$30).
Tel: 886-2-2343-1173

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