Before You Come ……
Plan ahead. Make the best use of information provided to
assist in planning your trip.
To enhance your NMNS visit, we suggest you become our
members by buying our Family Card or Dinosaur Card. For more information,
please call: (04) 2322-6940 ext. 579, or visit the Membership Website in Chinese
Entry to our galleries is free on Wednesday mornings (9:00 ~
10:00 am). Of course, Wednesday mornings are often more busy.
Make your NMNS visit an adventure for children by talking
beforehand about the things they will see.
Because you will do a lot of walking within the museum, we
suggest you wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
Bring only a small purse or "fanny-pack" style-bag.
The Museum buildings are air-conditioned around the year. A
lightweight sweater or jacket is advisable even in humid summer.
After You Arrive ……
Leave large daypacks, backpacks or
luggage on the tour or school bus or in a hotel room.
If you have to bring large items with you, you can store
them in the lockers near the entrances to the Life Science Galleries and the
Chinese Science Galleries.
Make the Information Desk located at the Shi-tun Rd.
entrance (the entrance to the Chinese Science Galleries or the Global
Environment Galleries) your first stop to get free brochures, or enquire about
- Please protect yourself from the Forcipomyia taiwana, a notorious bloodsucking midge, when you visit our grounds. We offer mosquito spray at the information centers.
We have compiled a list of galleries or objects that can help you in further pursuing your interests in different themes.