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National Revolutionary Martyrs' Shrine

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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This majestic shrine honors the Republic of China's war dead. Marvel at the soldiers' precision at the changing of the guard ceremony that occurs every hour.
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No.139 Bei'an Road, Taipei 111, Taiwan
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+886 2 2885 4162
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Surprisingly not as popular as I think it should be, I was impressed by the beauty of this place. I believe the main building was under some sort of renovation, reason why I wasn't able to access it but for what I could see from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marta R
Reviewed 5 days ago

The main attractions/buildings all seems to be closed/under maintenance, however the changing of the guard was quite impressive. Until the attractions are back open, don't put this attraction on the top of must do. . . however, if you have a few moments to kill...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank hkfornow
Reviewed 1 week ago

The guards change every hour. You can follow from the guard house entrance down through the beautiful grounds with pagodas, to the main building. The two new guards and the two replaced do so with such grace and precision. Intricate steps and rifle twirling,, timed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sue S
Reviewed 16 December 2018

Its a grand and somber place, set at the based of a hill north of down town Taipei. I walked through the military head quarters area from Dazhi Station on line 1 the "brown Line. It was an interesting walk of about 20 minutes. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RoddyPayne
Reviewed 15 December 2018

Don't miss this place for the Guard Changing Ceremony that takes place hourly. We've visited this place previously but the kids have not. They enjoyed the marching by the soldiers, and this is a good place to spend 30 - 45 mins to view the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ChiamZH
Reviewed 6 December 2018

Our main reason for visiting was to see the changing of the guard ceremony. The ceremony takes place every hour on the hour with the last 20 minutes before closing. The soldiers are immaculately dressed with mirror finish helmets and rifles with chrome fittings. The...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barheat
Reviewed 3 December 2018

Another place you have do. Beside the fact that this is a beautiful spot, the Shrine has a Gard. It is interesting to see how the procedure is of the Gard change.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Deventernaar
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Very peaceful park and amazing to observe the changing of the guard... incredible how the military personnel in watch never blink and focus so much on their mission.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Luvingmywine
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Changing of guards every 30 mins. Less crowded because it is not accessible by train. But it is a must visit, we went here along with Taipei museum of fine arts, expo park and last stop is miramar entertainment center.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jamie0025
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Great place to have pictures taken. One can see the marching and changing of the guards. The precision of these soldiers is absolutely unbelievable. Nice Chinese architecture, peaceful and quiet gardens. No entrance fee.

Date of experience: October 2018
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