We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Taipei Confucius Temple

275 Dalong Street, Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2592 3934
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$100.00*
and up
Small-group Vintage Taipei Day Tour Including Bao'an Temple and Confucius Temple
More Info
US$94.00*
and up
Taipei Layover Tour: Private City Sightseeing with Round-Trip Airport Transport
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:30 - 21:00
LOCATION
275 Dalong Street, Datong District, Taipei, Taiwan
CONTACT
Website
+886 2 2592 3934
Write a Review
Reviews (510)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Not just another temple, this temple had much information in English to help you understand the life and history of Confucius. There were a few stations with information on diving deeper into calligraphy and the importance to experiencing he six Arts taught by Confucius

Thank DERtravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This temple is near Bao'An and rather small. But the staff made it a point to welcome us, did their best to explain to us about Confucianism and had written material ready for us to better understand their belief system. Although not a spectacular temple...More

Thank travellerOT
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Very informative, can learn a lot about the Confucius teachings. Beside that, it's really boring and dull.

Thank Eunla
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This remains my favourite temple in Taipei. It is a place dedicated to Confucius and his teachings but also is a nice place to wander around and appreciate the calm and peaceful atmopshere. The little tea house was lovely too with two friendly girls who...More

Thank DollyBirdScotland
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Enjoyed it more as a tourist attraction. Good to see the drawings and the sculptures. Unless you are involved in history, it becomes just another temple. Good places to eat outside. Reached there almost at sunset

Thank Yogesh K
Reviewed 14 May 2017

A Taiwanese local brought us here - we bought some snacks from the roadside and sat in the temple to eat. She said she often did so, because it was quiet and peaceful. I agree - if you're looking for a good, central place to...More

Thank Sheryl S
Reviewed 10 May 2017

This is a great place to learn how the culture and Chinese writing evolved from. well maintain with a lot of explications. They even put in some electronic games to attract the young ones.

Thank Sylvia S
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The grounds are quite large and the buildings have a lot of beautiful details, e.g., color, carvings, etc. You get a history lesson in Confucius and learn that his teachings influenced other Asian nations. There's also a video presentation in the main hall. Wander through...More

1  Thank Vickie W
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Interesting to see this temple, devoted not to a god but to a scholar. Lots of exhibits explaining his teachings, and how he brought the concept of public education for all people, not just the elite, to Asia. The grounds are meticulous, too. It's just...More

Thank tumbleweeds023
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I really liked the way this temple was presented - each room explained each of the six arts of Confucius with interactive components. Highly recommend! The 4d movie summed up the displays well but was poor quality

Thank Tam G
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Jin Chun Fa Beef Noodles
16 reviews
.23 km away
Hongcha Wu
11 reviews
.22 km away
Lao Cai Pan-Fried Bun
21 reviews
.12 km away
Chong Qing Soy Milk
6 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Paoan Temple
261 reviews
.12 km away
Fine Arts Museum
244 reviews
.82 km away
MAJI Square
52 reviews
.69 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Taipei Confucius Temple staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit