National Taichung Theater




Tours

  • English guided tours
  • Audio guides
  • English-language guided tours

    The National Taichung Theater (NTT) is both unique and important to the global performing arts. Beginning from its exterior, gain an understanding of its ingenious design by Pritzker Architecture Prize winner Toyo Ito. Inside, be introduced to its artistic vitality. Let NTT be your starting point for learning about Taiwan's performing arts!

    Tour features

    NTT makes use of a wireless system in which a trained guide speaks through a microphone transmitter and tour participants hear the message through individual lightweight receivers.


    Tour reservations

    Reservations for guided tours can be made from three months to 20 days in advance for tour times between 11:30 and 19:30.
    (Guided tours are not available between 12:30 and 13:30)


    Tour length

    Approximately 60 minutes. Please register 10 minutes before tour starting time.


    Number of people

    Reservations are accepted for groups of 10 or more.

    Tour fee

    ● NT$100 general public.
    ● NT$50 disabled persons and one essential companion; senior citizens aged 65 and over (with valid ID at time of registration).

    Reservation method

    By telephone at +886-04- 2251-1777


    Tour length

    Approximately 60 minutes. Please register 10 minutes before tour starting time.


    ID or deposit

    To obtain wireless audio receiver(s), an individual or group must leave a valid ID or a deposit of NT$2000. Once the receivers have been returned and determined to be of correct number and without damage, the ID or deposit shall be returned. Groups must obtain and return receivers together. If any receiver is lost or damaged due to improper use, compensation is required.

    Special reminder

    The Grand Theater, Playhouse and Black Box are working spaces for performing groups and, therefore, are not included in guided tours. Please click here for a virtual reality tour of these spaces.

  • Audio guides

    Freely explore the National Taichung Theater (NTT). You decide where you start and finish. With a map and audio guide, leisurely stroll through and admire this avant-garde, innovative, artistic masterpiece.

    Tour features

    Using an audio guide, earphones, and map, enjoy an educational and artistic tour.


    Rentals

    Customer Service counter on the first floor.


    Hours and period of use

    Daily 11:30-19:00. Each rental period is two hours. Late returns will be charged an additional fee of NT$50 per half hour. If returned less than half an hour late, half hour charge shall apply.


    Tour fee

    ● NT$120 general public.
    ● NT$60 disabled persons and one essential companion; senior citizens aged 65 and over (with valid ID at time of registration).


    Available languages

    English, Japanese


    ID or deposit

    To obtain wireless audio receiver(s), an individual or group must leave a valid ID or a deposit of NT$2000. Once the receivers have been returned and determined to be of correct number and without damage, the ID or deposit shall be returned. Groups must obtain and return receivers together. If any receiver is lost or damaged due to improper use, compensation is required.

    Special reminder

    1. The Grand Theater, Playhouse and Black Box are working spaces for performing groups and, therefore, are not included in guided tours. Please click here for a virtual reality tour of these spaces.

    2. No refunds will be given if the audio guide is not used during the rental period.