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The Chimei Museum in Tainan, Taiwan

Forbes magazine described the Chimei Museum in 1996 as “one of the world’s most surprising art collections.” This remarkable institution is renowned for its extensive collection of Western art, musical instruments, weaponry, and natural history. The museum offers a unique cultural experience, blending art, history, and nature in a captivating setting.  Watch the following video ...

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The Chimei Museum in Tainan, Taiwan

Chimei Museum Features the World’s Largest Violin Collection

Described by Forbes magazine in 1996 as “one of the world’s most surprising art collections,” the Chimei Museum (奇美博物館) is located in southern  Taiwan’s Tainan City. It was established in 1992 by renowned Taiwanese entrepreneur Shi Wen-long (許文龍), founder of the Chi Mei Corporation and an art lover and amateur violinist. It features the world’s largest ...

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