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[Travel Guide] [Taiwan] Taipei Confucius Temple [Copy link] 中文

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Located at Dalongtong area, Taipei Confucius Temple was designed by famous architect Wang Yi-Chuan; Taipei Longshan Temple is another notable piece of work by him. The temple is to devote to the memory of Confucius for his spirits and philosophies of Confucianism.Taipei Confucius Temple is a grand scale of work, occupying a total area of seventeen thousand and one hundred ninety square meters, with construction area of four thousand and six hundred twenty-eight square meters. This grand establishment was by the civilians.The Confucius Temple is now noted as Tier-three historical site of Taiwan, visitors are able to see the beautiful preserved paintings and architectures. A black plaque with words in gold lettering the significant philosophy of Confucius that reads “Educate without Discrimination” displays at the main hall of the temple. Every year on the 28th of September, a grand ceremony with traditional music and dance is performed to honor the great sage, Confucius.
Address: No.275, Dalong St., Datong District, Taipei City 103, Taiwan (R.O.C.)

Opening hours: On Tues to Sat: 08:30-21:00, For Sundays and National Holidays: 08:30-17:00 (Closed on Mondays)

Ticket: Free Entry
By Bus:1. Take bus 2, 41, 215, 246, 288, 669, 811, Red 33 to Dalongdong Baoan Temple.
2. Take bus 41, 215, 219, 246, 288, 669, 811, or Red 33 to Kulun St.-Chengde Rd
By MRT: Take MRT to Yuanshan Station (Exit #2), the Confucius temple is about 10 minutes’ walk in the direction of Kulun Street.

opening hours:
Tues - Sat : 08:30am - 09:00pm.
Sundays and public holidays : 08:30am - 05:00pm.

Contact Number: (02) 2592-3934

By Bus:
1. Take bus route 2, 41, 215, 246, 288, 669, 811, red 33 to Dalongdong Baoan Temple

1. Take MRT to Yuanshan Station (Exit #2), the Confucius temple is about 10 minutes’ walk in the direction of Kulun Street

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