Wulai Atayal Museum
Updates : 2022-10-20
Indigenous sculptures in sharp colors reveals two characteristics of Atayal women: face tattoo and weaving skills.
Weaving DIY activity (admission fees required): If you wish to try traditional Atayal weaving after seeing their works, the museum has a DIY course where professional instructors will teach you the basic Atayal weaving concepts. If you want to weave a piece for yourself, you can make an Atayal-styled scarf with little difficulty and bring it home as a souvenir!
【Closing Days】The first Monday of the first week every month, Chinese New Year’s Eve and Chinese New Year’s Day, Election Day, the days that the government announces to close business due to natural disasters, the official holidays announced by the center
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DaCuKeng Historic Trail
There are several historic trails in Shuinandong, Jinguashi, and Jiufen area. Tourists may enjoy the historic atmosphere and natural scenery along these trails. DaCuKeng area is Wu, Nian-Zhen's hometown. He is a famous movie director in Taiwan. DaCuKeng Historic Trail tells history of past prosperity and present decline.The starting point of the DaCuKeng Historic Trail is close to 15 kilometer mark on 102 Country Road. And it ends at North 37 Country Road (RuiHou Road). DaCuKeng Historic Trail can connect to Chintzupei Scenic Trail. Tourists may walk along the Chintzupei Scenic Trail from HouDong to DaCuKeng Historic Trail.The total distance of the trail is approximately 4 kilometers. Tourists can walk along the bridge to the valley. There are several abandoned villages and houses. It was the famous DaCuKeng village. The abandoned school is DaShan elementary school. There are only remains now.
Former Residence of Tadae Eikichi
The former residence of Tadae Eikichi is located half way up Puding Mountain. The residence faces south, has a mountain slope behind and steep embankment in front of it. The residence holds the high ground in which it can overlook the beautiful sceneries of the banks of the Tamsui River and Mount Guanyin. The location of the residence was originally a scholar's farmland of the Hsueh Hai Academy back in the Qing Dynasty and its present address is No.19, Maxie Street. It is located near Tamsui Library, the Little White House and Wenhua Elementary School.