National Taiwan University Hospital Station
NTU Hospital Station Platform
|Other names||NTU Hospital Station|
|Location||B1F., No. 52, Gongyuan Rd.
|Opened||December 24, 1998|
|Passengers||43,655 daily (2016)
(Ranked 31st of 109)
|National Taiwan University Hospital Station|
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 National Taiwan University Hospital.
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 bronze and/or granite sculptures depict how hands, through gestures, can express human affection.
- 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.
|B1||Concourse||Lobby, information desk, automatic ticket-dispensing machines, one-way faregates|
|Restrooms (South side outside paid area, near Exit 1)|
|B2||Platform 1||← Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Tamsui / Beitou (R10 Taipei Main Station)|
|Platform 2||→ Tamsui–Xinyi Line toward Xiangshan / Daan (R08 Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall) →|
- 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
- 228 Peace Memorial Park
- Office of the President of the Republic of China
- National Taiwan University Hospital (old and new campus)
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- National Development Council
- National Taiwan Museum (between this station and Taipei Main Station)
- Taipei Guest House
- Taipei First Girls' High School
- Ketagalan Boulevard
- University of Taipei
- Jieshou Park
|Preceding station||Taipei Metro||Following station|
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to NTU Hospital Station.|
- "Passenger Volume at Taipei Rapid Transit Stations" (PDF). Taipei City Department of Transportation. 2017-03-13. Retrieved 2017-03-13.
- "Route Map: NTU Hospital". Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation. 2010-06-14.
- "Public Art on the Tamsui Line". Department of Rapid Transit Systems. Retrieved 2010-12-07.
- "Taipei District Prosecutor’s Office bombing suspect nabbed". The China Post. 2006-09-08. Retrieved 2010-06-22.
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