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Ximen Red House - Ximending

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
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Full of tourists, but with street performances and shows to entertain kids and adults alike. A fun and affordable place to shop for souvenirs and eat street food.
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No.10 Chengdu Rd., Wanhua Dist., Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2311 9380
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Looking from outside, I could totally tell it’s a historic site. Yes, either could you. I also could tell, it’s Japanese style as I’ve been told, the buildings with red bricks in Taiwan are usually ‘Japanese’ as the country has been conquered in the past...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank waybeyondpadthai
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The building itself is steep in history. However, currently it has been turned into an avenue for local artist to showcase their wares for sales and also put up local shows in the theatre on the first floor.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 369mandys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What were they thinking? Turning it into a commercial retail mart completely ruined its historic value and worth for visiting. The first time I visited the red house a few years ago it had all original interior and furnitures downstairs and upstairs. You can really...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Richard L
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

A great spot if you're after a gay night life in Ximending, the vibe is cool and the red house itself is a cool place to be in, you can find numerous gift ideas and souvenirs

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aasurjanegara
Reviewed October 18, 2018

There was so much here that I wanted to buy. Lovely clothing, bags, jewellery, stationery and lots more. I spent a very pleasant hour wandering among the stalls and bought several unique items. Nice cafe inside, too.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kittywise
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

Nice red building with some very expensive arty shops - markets inside Don’t both visiting , not a lot to see at all . Only a few stalls open

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank janefromcairns
Reviewed October 16, 2018

The Ximen Red House has many interesting and unique products designed by the local designers. Some of these products are really creative and this place is highly recommended if you are nearby.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BernardK546
Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

Popular place for visitors. Antique building with well preserved exterior and whole new beautiful interior. Worth a visit if you're in the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jamesc898989
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Once inside the red house you will find small shops run by creative people making all the things you see them self there is a great athmosphere inside, and lovely to wonder around and buy nice items, also you find a coffee/tea bar.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dirk v
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

A lot of the stuff sold here are designed and made by their very own local designers. Some very cute and unique items that you can buy as souvenirs for your friends and love ones. At the same time, you are supporting local designers. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Xueqin Y
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