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No.130, Sec. 2, Academia Rd., Nangang Dist., Taipei City 11529, Taiwan (R.O.C.)


What languages are the museum guided tour given in? How to apply for the
The Museum offers group tours in Chinese / English by reservation and Chinese regular tours.

Chinese regular tour: 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. on opening Saturdays. No reservation needed. In case of afternoon museum lectures, the tour will be shifted to 10:30 a.m. of the day. Guided tours are stopped on the annual Academia Sinica Open House Day

Chinese / English guided group tour: the group in the size over 15 people may reserve a guided tour two weeks in advance via the "Visit-Tour guide" page of the Museum website.
How to purchase museum publications and souvenirs?
Souvenirs or publications related to the museum may be purchased at a 20% discount at the information counter of the first floor lobby. For information on souvenirs, please access our website for details. If you are interested in purchasing publications from the Institute, please contact the Administrative Office on the 5th floor, or call: (02)2782-9555 ext.245. or Lexis Book Co., Ltd., Tel: (02)2321-9033, address: 10F-1, 138, Sec.2, Jinsan S. Road, Taipei, 106 Su-Fen-His Bookstore, Tel: (02)2783-9605, located at the basement of Activity Center Building on the campus.
How can journalists or visitors apply for an interview and permission to photograph in the museum?
Journalists should call 886-2-2652-3180 and ask to speak with museum staff. Visitors should fill out an application form at the information counter. Using photographic flash in the museum is strictly prohibited.
Is there any food or beverage service in the museum?
The museum is not affiliated with dining places. Dining services provided by the Breeze Center are available in the Activity Center and Faculty Club building in Academia Sinica.
Visiting information of other museums in Academia Sinica.
Introduction Page of Academia Sinica Museums

Museum of Institute of Ethnology
Free Admission
Tel: Tel: +886-2-2652-3308 Fax: +886-2-2785-5836
Hours: Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 9:30-16:30.
Closed on national holidays and holiday weekends. Should it be necessary for the museum to close at any other time, changes will be made on the calendar at its official site.

Hu Shih Memorial Hall
Free Admission
Tel: +886-2-2782-1147, 2789-9720 Fax: +886-2-2653-3302
Hours: Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, 9:00-17:00. Closed on national holidays.

Lingnan Fine Arts Museum
Free Admission
Tel: +886-2-2789-9937
Hours: Tuesday - Friday, 12:00-17:00, Saturday 10:00-17:00. Closed on national holidays

Biodiversity Research Museum, Zoological collections
Free Admission
Tel: +886-2-2789-9579
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00-12:00 & 13:30-16:30. Closed on national holidays.

Biodiversity Research Museum, Herbarium
Free Admission
Tel: +886-2-2787-2223
Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00-12:00 & 13:30-16:30. Closed on national holidays.