National Taiwan University Hospital Station
(NTU Hospital Station)
NTU Hospital Station Platform
Address B1F., No. 52, Gongyuan Rd.
Opened December 24, 1998
Tamsui Line ( ) R12
Daily Ridership 46,978 (2011)
(Ranked 21 st of 89)
Taipei Rapid Transit System
There is a bus stop near this station.
Taipei Metro National Taiwan University Hospital Station (signed NTU Hospital) is a station on the Tamsui Line ( Red Line) located in Zhongzheng District, Taipei, Taiwan.
Station overview [ edit ]
NTU Hospital Station Exit 1
NTU Hospital Station platform level
The station is a two-level, underground station with an
island platform. It has four exits, two of which are equipped with elevators. It is named for the nearby [2 ] National Taiwan University Hospital.
Public art [ edit ]
Several pieces of public art are located on the platform, titled "The Suite of Hands" consisting of "Lotus Holding Hand", "Lotus in Heartful Hands", and "Small Park".
These [3 ] bronze and/or granite sculptures depict how hands, through gestures, can express human affection.
History [ edit ]
December 24, 1998: Opened for service when the segment between
Taipei Main Station began running. October 10, 2004: A man placed a bomb in the station. No injuries were reported.
Station layout [ edit ]
Exit 1: Gongyuan Rd. (228 Peace Memorial Park)
Exit 2: Changde St. (National Taiwan University Hospital)
Exit 3: Gongyuan Rd.
Exit 4: Intersection of Gongyuan Rd. and Xiangyang Rd.
Around the station [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
Coordinates: 25°02′32″N 121°30′59″E / 25.042142°N 121.516366°E