Kaohsiung Museum of History

Kaohsiung Museum of History
The Kaohsiung Museum of History

The Kaohsiung Museum of History is conveniently located on the Love River near the Kaohsiung Film Archives and Wufu 4th Road. The museum has 4 permanent exhibitions and usually some additional exhibitions that run for a few months at a time. The building itself is large and very impressive. They can also arrange group tours in different languages.


  • 4 Permanent Exhibitions
  • New Exhibitions
  • Lovely Surroundings


  • The museum is FREE.
  • The museum is a great place to combine with a lovely walk or cycle down the Love River.
  • Don’t forget that many galleries close on Monday’s in Kaohsiung.


Permanent Exhibitions:

  • The February 28th Incident in Kaohsiung - Until 31st December 2012
  • A Stroll Over The City Map of Kaohsiung – Until 31st December 2020
  • The Story of Old City Hall – Until 31st December 2020
  • The History of Glove Puppet Theatre in KaohsiungUntil 12th December 2010

Latest Exhibitions – click here

Opening Hours: Tuesday – Friday 9am – 5pm, Saturday / Sunday 9am – 9pm, Monday – Closed

How to get there:

Metro / Underground

  • Take the Orange Line and get off at Yanchengpu (R02)
  • Take the exit for Wufu road and walk east up Wufu Road toward the Love River (10 minutes)
  • At the Love River turn left (North) and walk down Hesi Road (2 minutes)
  • The Kaohsiung Film Archives are on your left

Total time: 12 minutes

Admission: FREE

Address: 272 Chung Cheng 4th Rd. Kaohsiung Taiwan R.O.C. Tel: 886-7-5312560

Official Website: Click here

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