Opening Times
Wednesdays, Saturdays, and Sundays  9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed on National Holidays, Election Days and Long Holiday Weekends (information listed on the museum's website shall prevail).  

The Year 2020 Closing Schedule

Jan. 1st (Wed.)New Year Day
Jan. 11th (Sat.) - 12th (Sun.)Weekend of Presidential and Legislative Election Day
Jan. 23rd (Thu.) – 29th (Wed.)Lunar New Year Holiday
Feb. 28th (Fri.) - Mar. 1st (Sun.)Peace Memorial Day Weekend
April 2nd (Thu.) - 5th (Sun.)Children's Day and Tomb Sweeping Day Weekend
June 25th (Thu.) - 28th (Sun.)Dragon Boat Festival Weekend
Oct. 1st (Thu.) - 4th (Sun.)Mid-Autumn Festival Weekend
Oct. 9th (Fri.) - 11th (Sun.)National Day Weekend

Museum Preview

Free of Charge

  1. Free Wi-Fi is available in the museum.
  2. Audio guides are available in the museum for smartphone users.
  3. Lockers are available at the lobby of the museum.
  4. Museum guide kiosks on the 1st floor and 2nd floor.
  5. Guided Group Tour: Available by reservation only. Please make a reservation by using telephone or e-mail two weeks in advance. Tours are conducted in Chinese and English only.
  6. Access ramp and elevators for wheelchair users and other visitors with mobility impairments.
  7. AED (Automatic External Defribillators) is located at the entrance.

Museum policy
  • Please do not smoke, eat, or drink in the museum.
  • Please do not bring pets or dangerous goods into the museum.
  • If you wish to take photographs in the museum, please turn off flash and do not use selfie stick.
  • For the safety of yourself and other guests, running, chasing, jumping, and tapping on glasses are prohibited.
  • The temperature in the exhibition hall is kept at around 20(68). It is therefore suggested that visitors dress accordingly.
  • The museum reserves the right to restrict the number of visitors attending at any one time.
  • There are human skulls being exhibited on the 1st floor. Please avoid the display if you are not comfortable with such contents.
  • In the event of an emergency, please follow the instructions of the museum staff and leave the museum in an orderly manner.

Museum of the Institute of History and Philology
No. 130, Sec. 2, Academia Road, Nangang Dist., Taipei City 11529, Taiwan
Telephone: 886-2-2652-3180
Fax: 886-2-2786-8834