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East Gate

No.2, Sec.1, Yanping N. Rd., Datong Dist. (opposite Presidential Office Building), Taipei, Taiwan
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Nice historic building

The building is located in the middle of the road, just watch from the distace and take photograph..

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Johan P
Catch a glimpse when in the area

The East Gate is right outside the Evergreen Maritime Museum and around the corner from Freedom... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2017
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5 weeks ago
“Nice historic building”
14 Dec 2017
“Catch a glimpse when in the area”
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No.2, Sec.1, Yanping N. Rd., Datong Dist. (opposite Presidential Office Building), Taipei, Taiwan
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The building is located in the middle of the road, just watch from the distace and take photograph..

Thank Johan P
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

The East Gate is right outside the Evergreen Maritime Museum and around the corner from Freedom Square and other adjacent attractions. Worth a quick visit, but should be treated as a quick sight to catch instead of the focus of a trip.

Thank NewManDue
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Reviewed 15 May 2017

The east gate has been completely remodified throughout the years and it does not look anything like the old photographs. it is in the middle of a busy road so i just took a photo but did not go near it. Even though it has...More

Thank palawanismyhome
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Late in the 19th century, Taipei was to become a walled city The walls were torn down during the Japanese occupation of the island but this gate remains. It’s quite close to the Presidential Office Building and if you’re going there – you will see...More

Thank PKDenton
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

Situated in the centre of a really busy traffic island, it's not possible to get up close to this building, unlike it's sister, the North Gate. It's a pretty similar structure, but with a much larger and more prominent roof. Alas, you'll never get near...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2014

Now in the middle of a busy intersection, this was once an entry point to the walled city. It provides for nice photos with the cks memorial in the back.

Thank HelenaGuerra
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Reviewed 19 November 2013

It is not a real historical building. The Taipei City Walls were established in 1884 (Qing Dynasty). Originally, there had five Gates. All that remains from the old Qing Dynasty city is only the North Gate. The West Gate and city walls were demolished in...More

Thank liucy752
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