Surrounded by landscaped gardens and manicured walkways, Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall is dedicated to the country's former president and military leader. Better known as Jiang Zhongzheng in China, Chiang Kai-shek ruled China from Taiwan during the most of the "white terror" period from 1949 to 1987. A flight of 88 stairs--one for each year of Chiang's life--leads to the entrance of the white marble neo-classical palace. See a model of presidential office with a life-sized mannequin of Chiang and his two Cadillacs. The grandiose seated statue of the authoritarian leader in the main hall is always guarded by two soldiers, whose motionless postures make them look like statues coming alive every hour with the changing of the guard ceremony. Using our custom trip planner, Taipei attractions like Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall Reviews
Aplace to see in Taipei the monument is rather impressive and beautiful. no souvenir seller which allows to appreciate the visit at 100% more »
一進門就有左右音樂及戲劇兩廰院，正中是老蔣的紀念大廳，整體建築非常具有中國傳統特色，隨意逛逛休閑也適宜，看看老蔣的一些歷史也不錯，附近有吃的，離永康街很近，也近傳統市場，值得一游。 more »There is a sound and the courtyard, is the middle of the old school, the whole building is very Chinese characteristics, it is also appropriate to visit the rest, look at some of the old history is not good, near the food, Yongkang Street is very close, also close to the city, worth a visit.
If you get there before 9 (when the doors open) you'll have a great opportunity to get inside right when the doors open to see the changing of the guard. What a cool experience! You can see the memorial in addition to the concert and ball hall across the yard.
Good view, good architectural design of the museum and historical place in Taiwan where you can learn different things about their famous leader, Chiang Kai Shek. You will also have a chance to witness the notable switching of guards depending on the time of your trip (not really sure what is the frequency of it). Overall, this place is awesome.
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