National Museum of Taiwan History

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
National Museum of Taiwan History
國立臺灣歷史博物館
National Museum of Taiwan History Seal.svg
Logo
國立臺灣歷史博物館 01.jpg
Museum Front
Established 29 October 2011
Location Annan, Tainan, Taiwan
Coordinates 23°03′38″N 120°14′09″E / 23.060556°N 120.235833°E / 23.060556; 120.235833
Type History museum
Collection size 60,000 artifacts
Director Lu Li-cheng (呂理政)
Website nmth.gov.tw (English)

The National Museum of Taiwan History (NMTH; Chinese: 國立臺灣歷史博物館; pinyin: Guólì Táiwān Lìshǐ Bówùguǎn) is a museum in Annan District, Tainan, Taiwan, covering the history of the island nation of Taiwan and its associated islands.

History[edit]

The museum was originally planned to be opened in 2008, but it was instead opened in 2011 after 12 years of preparation.[1]

Exhibitions[edit]

The museum contains 60,000 artifacts spanning the Aboriginal, Dutch, Spanish, Chinese, British, and Japanese influences on Taiwan.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Tsai, June (2011-10-25), Taiwan history museum to open in Tainan City, Taiwan Today, retrieved 2012-03-19 

External links[edit]