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Shen Ji New Village

Posted Date:2021/08/13 12k


Shen Ji New Village is a dorm compound built by the Taiwan Provincial Government nearly half a century ago to accommodate employees of the auditing office. As the government restructured, the dorms were left unused for years.
With the government’s revitalization plans, the historic village is now transformed into a lively and innovative base for young entrepreneurs to start their businesses. With new dwellers, Shen Ji New Village thrives in cultural and creative industry and attracts visitors to the cluster of distinctive shops and studios. Moreover, creative marketplaces are held on weekends from time to time.
Through the village only takes up about 0.52 hectares, its enjoys a superb location nearby Park Lane by CMP, a commercial area rich in cultural and artistic vibes. Its history, new development and location are what make Shen Ji New Village one-of-a-kind. 


Ln. 368, Minsheng Rd., West Dist., Taichung City

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Traveler rating:4 152 comments Write a Review

Traveler rating

  1. 0 Terrible
  2. 2 Poor
  3. 29 Average
  4. 81 Very Good
  5. 44 Excellent

Trip Type

  1. 1 Business
  2. 35 Couples
  3. 19 Solo travel
  4. 36 Family
  5. 37 Friends getaway
  • manucanuck

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    fantastic neighbourhood

    Traveler rating:5 2019-11

    with lots of nice cafes, restaurants and local crafts and arts, great place to relax on a weekend with friends
  • hitohase

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    Too many people

    Traveler rating:4 2020-02

    The shops are not that interesting for me, but some street food was quite ok. Too many people and difficult to see.
  • angeliaw271

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    A small quaint market

    Traveler rating:3 2019-12

    We were there around 11am. Most of the stalls were opened. There were a few which just started setting up the stalls. You can find handicrafts, accessories, crafted coffee, small bites. Good place to...
  • Mealybug

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway

    Popular indie market

    Traveler rating:4 2019-11

    Visited 4 pm on saturday, the market was packed and slow to get around with all the people. Queue to the ladies toilet (is there only one toilet block?) Was super long. Lots of handmade items and...
  • trvkaki

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    Great place to spend a couple of hours

    Traveler rating:4 2019-11

    This is a great place to spend some time in, its more of a flea or art market with stores and make shift stalls. Most of the items are designed by the sellers themselves and make them an interesting...

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