Sunday : 08:00 – 22:00
Go up to the 3rd floor balcony for a good view of the nearby coastline, and on a clear day, the skyscrapers of Xiamen.
This is a good place to start your trip in Kinmen, as there are exhibits, photographs and a short video giving a good overview of the island's history and culture.
The tower's distinctive architecture combines a traditional Chinese tower on top of a contemporary base. Two small cannons at the front date from the Ming and Qing dynasties.
From 1959 to 1964, Juguang Tower was featured in stamps issued by the Republic of China's post office. Letters with Kinmen's renowned landmark on them were sent all over the world, promoting the beauty and historic significance of Kinmen.
1st Fl: Wind Lion Gods, local foods, traditional village architecture, Kinmen kaoliang, Kinmen steel knives.
2nd Fl: Photos of one of Kinmen's most colorful and distinctive annual events, the City God Parade.
3rd Fl: Memorabilia related to Chinese Nationalist General Hu Lien who, as commander of Kinmen Defense Command, defeated Communist invasions in 1949 and 1958.
"Introduction to Kinmen Tourism", 15 min, screening on the 1st Fl daily at:
Opening Hours Sunday : 08:00 – 22:00
Monday : 08:00 – 22:00
Tuesday : 08:00 – 22:00
Wednesday : 08:00 – 22:00
Thursday : 08:00 – 22:00
Friday : 08:00 – 22:00
Saturday : 08:00 – 22:00
- Guiding Service
- Viewing platform
- Bus Stop