Koxinga Memorial Hall


Commemorates the life of the charismatic military man who defeated the Dutch East Indies Company in the 17th century. Seven galleries depict Kongxinga from childhood to his transformation as a Taiwanese folk hero through drawings, sculptures and 400 artifacts including fragments from one of his shirts, artillery, armour, dressing gowns, a jade belt and his handwritten notes.

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