921地震博物馆 – 921 Dì Zhèn Bó Wù Guǎn (921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan)

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1:47AM on September 21, 1999 is a nightmare for Taiwan. Taiwan was struck by a 7.3 magnitude earthquake. This is the worst natural disaster of the past century in Taiwan. In the wake of the 921 disaster, the government decided to preserve some of the damages to serve as a reminders for the public. The idea was to remind everyone the need to prepare for such disaster.

Over here, you will be able to see the real damaged done by the 921 earthquake and you can even experience a simulated earthquake here. Seeing and experiencing is not enough here. There are a lot of learning that you can learn here too. There are many learning games available for you to play around. For example, you will be to learn some great ideas of anti earthquake building structures.

If you find this simulation too scary, you can try the easier one.

Feel the tremors of a 7.3 921 Earthquake in 1999

The Devastation of 921 Earthquake

What you can do at 921地震博物馆 - 921 Dì Zhèn Bó Wù Guǎn (921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan)

1 You must visit their 3D Cinema here! It is very educational!

Image from http://www.921emt.edu.tw/

2 You will understand how devastating 921 Earthquake was when you are visiting here.

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3 Learn about interesting topic about earthquake. For example, how to place an objects in a proper way to avoid damage during a strong earthquake.

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921地震博物馆 - 921 Dì Zhèn Bó Wù Guǎn (921 Earthquake Museum of Taiwan) Information:

Address:

413, Wufeng District, Zhongzheng Road, 46號

Website:

https://www.facebook.com/921emt

Contact:

Email: service@mail.921emt.edu.tw
Phone: +886 4 23390906

Operating Hours:

Tue - Sun: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm