May 3 ‧ Announcement
International Museum Day
The Museum and its three Education Parks will offer free admission on Friday, May 18, 2018 in celebration of International Museum Day. Join us to explore our collections, see our special exhibitions, and participate in our activities. Ticketed exhibitions and 3D movies are not included with free admission.
April 30 ‧ Event
SOS Celebrating 10th Anniversary
Hard to believe a full decade has passed since the SOS opened to the public at the Museum in May, 2008. In celebration of its 10th anniversary, we look forward to welcoming you to the Museum for a series of fun and educational experiences on May 18-20.
April 18 ‧ Event
Happy New Learning
The Dragon Boat Festival is coming soon. The Museum will invite Taiwan new residents and immigrants to celebrate the significant Chinese festival with a Sunday afternoon of family fun. Paddle away with us into the Chinese ethnic and cultural diversity!
April 9 ‧ Announcement
Children's Discovery Room Closure
The Children's Discovery Room — located on Level 5 of the Science Center — will be temporarily closed on Thursday, April 12, 1:00 – 3:00pm for a group visit from National Tsing Hua University. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused.
March 20 ‧ Event
Dog Needle Felting
To celebrate 2018 Year of Dog, we will host a dog needle felting event in conjunction with our current “Canine Exhibition”. Join in a fun and informative Sunday afternoon with us and create your own little felted dog.
March 20 ‧ Event
Drug abuse has become a major public health issue in the world. Knowing what the most common illicit drugs look like is important. Join us for a guest lecture on drug identification, which we're highlighting the theme raised by our ‘Forensic Science’ exhibition.
March 14 ‧ Event
Dolly the Sheep @ 20
Remember Dolly the Sheep? 15 years after her death, cloning still has the power to shock. Are cloned humans right around the corner? The Museum invites you to examine Dolly's lasting legacy and what we've learned about cloning.
March 6 ‧ Announcement
Celebration of Children's Day
In celebration of the Children's Day 2018, the Museum is opening its doors to children under age 12 on Wednesday, April 4 with free admission to the Museum's galleries (ticketing special exhibitions excluded), Botanical Garden, and its 3 Parks (921, Chelungpu, and Fonghuanggu). Please note: Proper ID is required.
February 9 ‧ Exhibition
Hide-and-Seek of Dogs: The Canine Exhibition
An exhibition of dogs celebrating the upcoming Year of the Dog in the Chinese zodiac kicks off Feb. 9 at the Museum. Come explore the extraordinary bond between people and dogs through scientific researches and interactive experiences.
February 2 ‧ Exhibition
Exploring the Beauty of Plants
Art is blooming in the Museum's Botanical Garden! Beauty and wonder of plants are celebrated in our new exhibition ‘Exploring the Beauty of Plants’, which showcases botanical paintings in watercolor and artifacts made of seeds, fruits, and natural fibers.
February 1 ‧ Exhibition
NMNS Online Collection: Crustaceans
It's strange and marvelous under the sea. The Museum is proud to present a new online exhibition ‘Crustaceans: Armored Warriors in the Sea’ that explores 12 of the bizarre crustaceans to inhabit the Earth.
January 24 ‧ Announcement
The Museum and its 3 Parks (921 Earthquake Park, Chelungpu Fault Park, and Fonghuanggu Bird & Ecology Park) will observe adjusted hours this holiday season to better accommodate visitors. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience.
January 24 ‧ Event
The ticket holders to the Adventure Zone of ‘Hyper Reality’ exhibition can get a 40% discount for one or more attractions in the Fatansy Zone from Jan. 25 to Feb. 20, 2018. They must be purchased together. No discount will apply after stamping.
January 17 ‧ Event
2018 Winter Wildview Taiwan Film Festival
The Museum's annual film series is going for popularity in its third year. 20 films recognized by Wildview Taiwan will be shown from Feb. 2 through 20, 2018. Join us to share the thoughtful and inspirational stories about Mother Nature.
January 12 ‧ Announcement
The Museum is providing a way for visitors to save from Jan. 25 to Feb. 20, 2018. Ticket holders to the Adventure Zone of ‘Hyper Reality’ are able to pick one free attraction in the Fantasy Zone. Savings is based on buying individual standard tickets on the day at each attraction.
January 7 ‧ Event
Forensic Science Camp
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a crime scene investigator like those on popular shows? Join us for our Forensic Science Winter Camp! This camp is much more than simple finger printing!
January 7 ‧ Event
If I Had an Elephant
The Museum excels at providing kids with what they need on vacation! Drop your kids off to spend two mornings with us for the ‘If I Had an Elephant’ Camp. Kids will explore elephants through creative and fun activities and develop their know-how.
January 7 ‧ Event
Life Sciences Camp
The Museum launches an engaging and interactive camp devoted to inspiring a love in the life sciences in high school students. If you are interested in life sciences, this camp could be a good learning opportunity for you.
January 3 ‧ Event
Overnight Fossil Camp
The Museum invites teachers and high school students interested in paleontology and geology to dive into the prehistoric world of Taiwan. Search for fossils and conduct a geological survey, you’ll become a paleo-explorer!