9 Sights in New Taipei, Taiwan (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in New Taipei, Taiwan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 9 sights are available in New Taipei, Taiwan.

List of cities in Taiwan Sightseeing Tours in New Taipei

1. Danshui Qingshui Temple

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Tamsui Qingshuiji, also known as Tamsui Ancestral Temple, is located at No. 87, Qingshui Street, Tamsui District, New Taipei City, Taiwan. It was built in the 12th year of the Showa reign (1937). The main worship is the ancestor of Qingshui, a senior monk of Anxi in southern Fujian, which is a Buddhist ancestral temple with a lot of influence from Taoism and Taiwanese folk beliefs, and is the center of faith in Tamsui. Every year on the fifth and sixth day of the fifth month of the lunar calendar, the "Qingshui Ancestral Master Attainment Day Rounding Celebration", commonly known as "Tamsui Great Worship", is a grand event of freshwater, and in 2022, it was listed as a high-quality palace and temple culture by the Tamsui Branch of the New Taipei City Government Police Department, and is an example of "intangible cultural assets".

Wikipedia: 淡水清水巖 (ZH)

2. Yin Shan Si

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Yinshan Temple, commonly known as Deng Gong Temple, is a Dingguang ancient Buddhist Temple located in Dengkm, Danshui District, New Taipei City, Taiwan, China. It was built by the Hakka people of Tingzhou. It is known with Danshui Qingshui Rock, Danshui Longshan Temple and Danshui Fuyou Temple, and is designated as a national monument designated by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of China.

Wikipedia: 鄞山寺 (ZH)

3. Hobe Mackay Hospital

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Huwei Kai Medical Center, referred to as Kai Medical Hall, is a hospital site located in Tamsui District, New Taipei City, Taiwan, and the first hospital in the "north" of Taiwan, the predecessor of Mackay Memorial Hospital, which was assessed as a third-class historic site by the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of China in 1998, and is now a designated historic site in New Taipei City.

Wikipedia: 滬尾偕醫館 (ZH)

4. The Hobe Fort

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Huwei Fort ( ) , also known as Huwei Alum Tai , is an artillery battery built in 1886 , covering an area of about 8 hectares , located in Tamsui District, New Taipei City, Taiwan , . The fort was built under the leadership of Liu Mingchuan, Taiwan's first governor, and its construction was to defend Taiwan's freshwater port.

Wikipedia: 滬尾砲台 (ZH)

5. Oxford College

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Oxford School, known in Han as Li Xuetang College, is a Western-style modern school located in Tamsui District, New Taipei City, founded by Canadian Presbyterian missionary Ma Kai, in 1985 by the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of China as a second-class monument, now New Taipei City designated historic site.

Wikipedia: 牛津學堂 (ZH)

6. The Maritime Museum

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The Tamkang University Maritime Museum is a museum on sea navigation located on the campus of Tamkang University in Tamsui District, New Taipei City in Taiwan. The museum is located in a ship-like formed building which formerly served as a training center for future sailors on trading ships.

Wikipedia: Tamkang University Maritime Museum (EN)

7. 淡水氣候觀測所

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The Tamsui Climate Observatory is located in Tamsui District, New Taipei City, one of the most important climate observatories in northern Taiwan during the Japanese Occupation, and is currently a historic site in New Taipei City, Taiwan.

Wikipedia: 淡水氣候觀測所 (ZH)

8. 淡水燈塔

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Freshwater Port Lighthouse is a lighthouse located on the north shore of Freshwater Port (the north shore of Danshui Estuary), New Taipei City, Taiwan. It is the only lighthouse located in the mouth of the island of Taiwan.

Wikipedia: 淡水港燈塔 (ZH)

9. 淡水水上機場

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Tamsui Water Airport is an airport relic located in Tamsui District, New Taipei City, Taiwan, built in 1937, is Taiwan's second international airport (the first is Songshan Airport), currently New Taipei City.

Wikipedia: 淡水水上機場 (ZH)

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