National Taiwan Science Education Centre
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National Taiwan Science Education Centre information
Interactive exhibits at this children's museum cover the gamut of scientific knowledge, from anatomy (a walk-through digestive tract!) to zoology (a cat-head-shaped helmet that gives the wearer feline hearing powers) to chemistry, life science and physics. There's good English translations at every point. The 3D theater and special exhibits are not covered by the general admission ticket.