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Amis Folk Center

Updated:2024-04-16
Popularity
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Fun activities
  • Enjoy traditional Amis music such as the kakeng (bamboo bell) and nose flute
  • Learn about the unique Amis culture
  • Archery and DIY experience for families with children to enjoy
Details
"The Amis Folk Center is located next to the Torik Tourist Center of the East Coast National Scenic Area Headquarters. The area is about 2 hectares in size, including an outdoor performance square and a lookout that can hold two thousand people at a time. It is a great place to experience Amis traditional culture.
Amis Folk Center
The center was established in November 1995. The main building of family and festival houses are based on the hand drawings of Guangfu Township in Hualien County from 1943 by the Japanese ethnologist, Chichiiwa Taro. The buidings here are an imitation of the Shaman's house in Taibalang community in Hualien County. Come and visit and observe the unique lifestyle of the Amis.
Amis Folk Center
In addition to the construction features, there is also a tribal folk center exhibition, crafts, specialty products for sale, food services, and traditional dance performances. "
Amis Folk Center
Information
Open Time
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  • Sunday:13:30 – 17:00
  • Monday:09:00 – 17:00
  • Tuesday:09:00 – 17:00
  • Wednesday:Break time
  • Thursday:09:00 – 17:00
  • Friday:09:00 – 17:00
  • Saturday:09:00 – 17:00
Ticket
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Donate freely.
Facilities
  • Brief explanation
  • Visitor Centre
  • Exhibition Hall
  • Parking lot
  • Toilets
  • View Point
  • Trail
Remind
Performance Schedule:
● Monday to Saturday: 11:00、14:00
● Sunday:14:00、15:30
※ Closed on Wednesdays.

1. Performed when there are more than 10 audiences.
2. Many activities have to be booked ahead. If you are interested in any of the tours, please contact Gageng Band or the Tourist Center.