Ximen Red House - Ximending, Wanhua

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Ximen Red House - Ximending serves as a major hub of culture and creativity, hosting regular performances by both local and international artists. Designed by a Japanese architect, this Western-style octagonal building initially served as a market, but was repurposed after World War II. The red-brick theater contains several performance and exhibit areas, as well as a shopping section where you can purchase local crafts, clothing, and souvenirs. Using our online itinerary creator, Taipei attractions like Ximen Red House - Ximending can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This is a very beautifully restored historic building full of local boutiques. It also contains a theater, teashop and some information center. I believe they also have an outdoor market on some days ...  more »
  • By accident I ran into the Ximen Red House, to me it’s not that special, however I can understand that the architecture for that time and era are unique. I didn’t go in as at the time it was closed. N...  more »
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  • Awesome tourist area with lots of things happening. There are many stands with Handmade trinkets. This is the place to go if you want to find something unique and to support local businesses.
  • I don't know about the history of the place. The interior now is composed of different shopping booths that sells very interesting modern-retro merchandise like clothing, wallets, decorations. It's worth a visit even if you're not looking for anything in particular.
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