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East Gate

No.2, Sec.1, Yanping N. Rd., Datong Dist., Taipei, Taiwan
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It is almost a completely different gate

The east gate has been completely remodified throughout the years and it does not look anything... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
palawandave
,
puerto princesa
A small portion of what was a gated city

Late in the 19th century, Taipei was to become a walled city The walls were torn down during the... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2017
PKDenton
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Denton, Texas
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good37%
  • Average42%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
14 May 2017
“It is almost a completely different gate”
21 Jan 2017
“A small portion of what was a gated city”
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No.2, Sec.1, Yanping N. Rd., Datong Dist., Taipei, Taiwan
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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 palawandave
Reviewed 21 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
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

1  Thank Jarko2015
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
Reviewed 18 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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