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Yuanxing House

Sanjhih Historic Monuments

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AddressNo.164-2, Putoukeng, Sanzhi Dist., New Taipei City, Taiwan 252
Tel886-2-26362111

Description

Behind the Sanzhi Visitor Center and Gallery Relics Museum is Yuanxing House, previously called Wangcuoying, was the residence of the Wang family. It was later purchased by Li Gan-Cong (the great-grandfather of former President Lee Teng-Hui), and renamed Yuanxing House. This is also the birthplace of Taiwan’s first people elected president, Lee Teng-Hui. The tradiional courtyard architecture enables one to observe the rural scenes from early days of development in Taiwan. Under the ficus tree on the other side are stone tables and chairs for tourists to rest.