Presidential Office Building
2-28 Peace Memorial Park
Established in 1908, this was the first urban public park in Taiwan built on European models. Known as Taihoku (Taipei) Park under the...
2-28 Memorial Museum
Located inside the 2-28 Park, the 2-28 Memorial Museum offers an explanation of the events of the 28 February 1947 massacre and the...
Armed Forces Museum
Like weapons and selective retellings of 20th-century military history? Then this museum might be for you. Focusing on the military...
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Presidential Office Building information
Built in 1919 as the seat of the Japanese Governor-General of Taiwan, this striking building has housed the offices of the Republic of China (ROC) president since 1949. Its classical European-fusion style includes many Japanese cultural elements, such as a sunrise facing front, and a shape in the form of the character 日, part of 日本 (Japan), as seen from the air.