The National Palace Museum (NPM for short, also commonly known as Taiwan's Forbidden City or Taipei's Forbidden City), and inscribed as Chung-Shan Museum, is Taiwan's largest museum and one of the eight major tourist attractions. Also, it is a research institution for ancient Chinese art history and sinology (Chinese studies). The branches of the museum are located at No. 221, Sec. 2, Zhishan Road, Shilin District, Taipei City, and No.888, Gugong Blvd., Taibao City, Chiayi County. There are more than 6.14 million tourists visiting the museum, which has even been listed as a top six most visited art museum in the world.
National Palace Museum
Address: No. 221, Sec. 2, Zhishan Road, Shilin District, Taipei City
By walking 1 hour and 40 minutes
By taking a car ride 25 minutes
By bus 25 minutes
By MRT 35 minutes