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Museum Of World Religions

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An incomplete view of various religions but still worth a visit

I found this Museum interesting, although nowhere near as detailed as I expected. It offers an easy... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2016
Fountainhall
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Bangkok
High-lite So Far on my trip to Taipei

Museum of World Religions. Look it up on the internet. SWELL site. Today I went to the... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2016
salemnobody
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Thailand
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  • Average7%
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Feb 1, 2018
“Lost of time”
Dec 10, 2017
“Overrated”
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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7th floor, No.236, Zhongshan Road,Yonghe Dist, New Taipei 234, Taiwan
Banqiao / Zhonghe / Yonghe District
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Reviewed February 1, 2018

Could have been a good museum but a few is translate. The small part translated are without interest. There is a lot of people working in the museum but no one is able to speak English. The worst is the moovie in Chinese. Few artefact...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

I visited this museum due to the positive comments, but it really is overrated. There’s only 1.5 floors, about 10-15 display items per religion x 10 religions. The 1.5 floors including 2x10 min boring videos can be done in less than 2 hours, maybe 1...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

I found this Museum interesting, although nowhere near as detailed as I expected. It offers an easy guide to World religions using visuals, models and artefacts without going into many of the divides that have arisen throughout history in each - e.g. the Great Schism...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 30, 2016

Details: - Price: NT150 (normal tourist price) - # of exhibits: 3 (1 permanent, 1 for kids and 1 special exhibit) - # of religions explained: around 9 to 10; includes the major religions The place is not recommended for people who wants to go...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Berns U
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

It was the perfect activity for a rainy day! First I got the best (and first) Vegetable-Rice-Lasagne I ever had. I was also offered some free tea for tasting. The water is for free as well. With a satisfied stomach I made my way through...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed April 9, 2016

Museum of World Religions. Look it up on the internet. SWELL site. Today I went to the Museum of World Religions in Taipei. I always wanted to go there the last two times I came to Taiwan but I missed it or was busy. It...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank salemnobody
Reviewed February 19, 2016

We went as a group to this museum, interesting video introduction, Chinese with English subtitles. We saw exhibits on loan from China from several dynasties.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Ron C
Reviewed November 10, 2015

very educate place for people who interested in knowing different Religions in the world, what is the value of life from birth to dead. Ancients different religions buildings in small skill. worth to pay a visit.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank tlycwk
Reviewed July 29, 2015

This museums is very neat and quite interesting. It is very compact, but offers a lot of information. It provides a great introduction on all the largest world religions. It also carries a great message that the only true religion that unites us all is...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Danuta2812
Reviewed July 17, 2015

I did hang out with my friend here to understand more about Taiwanese culture and history. It was a great time and worth to spend the whole day.

Date of experience: August 2014
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