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Guang Fu New Village

Posted Date:2018/09/07 1441

Introduction

Located in Wufeng District, Guangfu New Village is the first new village built after WWII. It is now a favored location for wedding photography and film making.
Guanghu New Village was dorm compound sponsored by the United States government to accommodate the dependents of civil servants of the Education Department, Provincial Government. It holds a special place in Taiwan’s architectural and urban history for its unique design of the latest concept of a garden city at the time which aimed to integrate work and residential areas and create a green living space of low resident density. The village features organized streets, refreshing environment and the very first underground sewage system that separates rainwater and wastewater.
After community revitalization, Guangfu New Village has turned into a cultural and creative village where artists and entrepreneurs came to establish their creative base within the mottled historic red brick walls.
Visitors can also visit 921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan nearby Guangfu New Village. It is where you can witness the nature’s power of destruction. 

Details

Address
No. 2-3, Heping Rd., Wufeng Dist., Taichung City

Service Facilities

  • Bus stop

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4 41 comments Write a Review

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  1. 0 Terrible
  2. 1 Poor
  3. 10 Average
  4. 22 Very Good
  5. 8 Excellent

Trip Type

  1. 0 Business
  2. 10 Couples
  3. 7 Solo travel
  4. 14 Family
  5. 9 Friends getaway
  • kimitakas

    Trip Type:

    Solo travel

    Photogenic

    3 2018-12

    After I visited 921 Earthquake Museum, I passed by this village. It is something similar to Shenjin Village in Taichung. But for me, there was nothing special.
  • Cindy W

    Trip Type:

    Couples

    Nothing much to visit during weekdays

    2 2018-06

    Visited the area during a weekday morning as my husband and I went to the 921 Earthquake museum which was located in the Village. Nothing much to visit during weekdays as most of the houses were...
  • Max P

    Trip Type:

    Solo travel

    Great food!!!

    4 2016-09

    This is supposed to be a typical village, and you can find quite a lot of hand-made stuff. Not bad, but not amazing. What IS amazing is this place called "cheer dots". Coming from the earthquake...
  • cashpunpun

    Trip Type:

    Couples

    晚上時段來吃牛肉麵

    4 2018-10

    晚上的時候晚餐時間 剛好路過光復新村 想說過來看一下。剛好看到這間牛肉麵店好多人好熱鬧 很傳統的一間麵店 有著眷村的風味 親切的人情味 晚上在那邊用餐還蠻舒服的
  • Julietttkao

    Trip Type:

    Solo travel

    老眷村宿舍群開拓出新春天

    5 2017-11

    遠在霧峰區, 群山環抱, 緊臨九二一地震園區, 整片老房子, 因為文創工作者進入經營, 開花結果, 特別喜歡每個星期天獨有的小市集, 有手作的溫度, 美食和飾品!

These reviews are the subjective opinion of the users and not of Taichung City Government Tourism and Travel Bureau, nor TripAdvisor LLC.

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