Beitou Public Library, Taipei, Beitou

4.3
#35 of 858 in Things to do in Taipei
A haven for both bookworms and those concerned with ecology, Beitou Public Library, Taipei attracts a large contingent of visitors daily. Since its opening in November 2006, it has served as an example of a functional, eco-friendly place. Observe its structure of wood and large glass surfaces, then enter to explore the hundreds of bookshelves across two floors. If you choose, grab something to read--try an English-language local paper--and settle into one of the numerous armchairs of this friendly library. Arrange your visit to Beitou Public Library, Taipei and discover more family-friendly attractions in Taipei using our Taipei route maker app.
Create an itinerary including Beitou Public Library
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Beitou Public Library Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
518 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • The place is so artistically built. House lots of variety of books, journals, arts for all ages. Free  more »
  • The Beitou Public Library is a beautiful spot, located along the mountain stream running through the city. It was bustling with people on a rainy afternoon- elders reading the newspapers, families in....  more »
Google
  • I was so soaked in the rain when I reached this place, that looked so warm. I entered and quickly snapped some shots of the captivating architecture when suddenly, the security caught my attention. I politely bowed to apologize, and good thing, he was forgiving and did not confiscate anything. And wow, this is pretty much a haven for any bookworm like me! I only wish it has a cozy café inside, too! (Oops! I didn't actually check)
  • This beautiful "Green Building" includes Ecology, Energy Saving, Waste Reduction and Health.
Places to stay near Beitou Public Library

Plan your trip to Taipei

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Side trips from Taipei

3.8
Duration:2 h 30 min
4.3
Duration:3 h
5.0
Duration:2 h 30 min

Hidden gems in Taipei

Shopping in Taipei

See all ›
3.6
Duration:1 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:1 h 30 min
3.9
Duration:1 h 30 min
4.9
Duration:1 h 30 min

Nearby attractions in Taipei

3.0
Duration:2 h 30 min
3.9
Duration:2 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:1 h 30 min
5.0
Duration:1 h 30 min