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Guang Fu New Village

Posted Date:2018/09/07 1195


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. 


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

Service Facilities

  • Bus stop

How to Get There



4 39 comments Write a Review

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  1. 0 Terrible
  2. 1 Poor
  3. 9 Average
  4. 21 Very Good
  5. 8 Excellent

Trip Type

  1. 0 Business
  2. 9 Couples
  3. 6 Solo travel
  4. 14 Family
  5. 9 Friends getaway
  • Cindy W

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    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...
  • JuliaK6431

    Trip Type:

    Solo travel


    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!
  • meowu

    Trip Type:

    Friends getaway


    3 2018-10

    光復新村,佔地非常廣大,算是保存相當完好的眷村形式。可惜進駐的個體戶和所謂的駐村藝術家比較沒有特色,點跟點之間稍嫌分散,販售商品的重複性高,美中不足! 由於太地方太大,點太散,有的翻修粉刷的太新,反而失了味道而刻意的文青風看多了視覺疲勞!
  • BoardingPass809911

    Trip Type:

    Solo travel


    4 2017-09


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