Yuan Xiang Yuan Paper Umbrella Cultural Village

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  • Phone:+886 7 681 0888
  • Address:No.147, Sec. 1, Zhongxing Rd., Meinong Dist., Kaohsiung City 84347, Taiwan View on Map
Yuan Xiang Yuan Paper Umbrella Cultural Village is located on the only route to Liu Kwei (Six Turtle). The prominent Hakka architecture demonstrates the founder's Hakka spirit and work ethics. Oil-paper umbrellas are an unique traditional Hakka craft. The whole umbrella is made and painted by hand. Some common painted patterns are lotus flowers, peonies, and most of the time, calligraphy inscriptions. These umbrellas are a work of art that truly embodies Asian art and culture. There is an exhibition hall for paper umbrellas within the cultural village, and also experts on site making paper umbrellas that wow the crowd. In addition to just looking, there are also wide variety of hands-on activities, such as paper umbrella making and clay spinning, so that the visitors who come to visit can all leave with an unique souvenir.

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Opening Hours
Winter
Mon.-Fri. 08:00-17:30
Holiday 08:00-18:00

Summer
Mon.-Fri. 08:00-17:30
Holiday 08:00-18:30

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Free
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Transportation
Nat'l Hwy 10→Exit at the Qishan Interchange→Prov. Hwy 28→Yuan Xiang Yuan Paper Umbrella Cultural Village
Public
TRA Kaohsiung Station→take Kaohsiung Bus (to Meinong)→get off at the Zhongtan stop→Zhongxing Rd.→Yuan Xiang Yuan Paper Umbrella Cultural Village