The Lanyang Museum’s landscape is a cuesta emerging from the ground. Cuesta is a geological formation that you commonly seen from Beiguan Coast, Yilan, which the hill or ridge with a gentle less than 5°, slope on one side. Besides the Cuesta shape of landscaping, Lanyang Museum’s exterior walls also were designed to musical notes look. These musical notes are the violin concerto of Vivaldi’s, The Four Seasons, and was displayed by using different texture stones to represent the four seasons of the Lanyang plain, Yilan.
Inside the Lanyang Museum’s exhibitions feature for ‘Mountains Level’, ‘Plains Level’, and ‘Oceans level’ which focus on terrain of Yilan including the plains, mountains and sea. There is large café area, operated by the famous Mr. Brown’s coffee for guests to enjoy after a stroll in the museum. Seeking for an educational filed trip, you can check out the Lanyang museum to learn about Yilan and also nearby the museum there are several beautiful Yilan’s attractions. It will be a good fit for a weekend getaway.
For the convenience of your Yilan travel, below are the hotels nearby this area. For more sightseeing attractions information, please visit our Yilan Tourism website for the popular YilanTouring choices and to find your ideal Taiwan Hotels.
Thursday-Tuesday 9:00AM-5:00PM (ticket sales: 09:00AM-04:30PM)
Every Wednesday (open on national holidays)
Chinese New Year’s Eve and Chinese New
Non-working day declared by the
Government due to a natural disaster
Other days announced by the museum
Tour Guide Service:
1. Weekdays: 14:00
2. Weekends: 10:00, 14:00
3. Maximum of 40 people per tour
4. Please register at the service desk on the first floor.
The museum offers 1.5 hours recorded audio guide in Mandarin(TWD50), English (TWD100) and Japanese(TWD100), which can be borrowed at the first floor service desk in exchange for a personal ID.
*Adult 100 General visitors
*Group 80 Group of 20 or more
*Student 50 Children 6~12 years of age, students(ID required)
*Discount 30 Student groups(of 20 or more)
Yilan residents (ID required)
Physically/mentally disabled persons (Please show document verifying disability to allow one attendant in for free)
Children 6 years old or younger, or less than 115cm tall
Individuals 65 or older (ID required)
Southbound from Taipei
National Highway No.5 (through Hsuehshan Tunnel), get off at Toucheng interchange-->Turn right into Provincial Highway No.2 Line G (Northern Coast Highway) and drive towards Toucheng
-->Drive for 5km-->Toucheng-->Drive for 1km-->Lanyang Museum.
Provincial Highway No.2 Line G (Northern Coast Highway) and drive towards Yilan-->Drive through Dali and Beiguan
-->Gengfang Fishing Harbor-->Drive for 5km-->Lanyang Museum.
Northbound from Yilan or Hualien
National Highway No.5, get off at Toucheng interchange-->Turn right into Provincial Highway No.2 Line G (Northern Coast Highway) and drive towards Toucheng-->Drive for 5km
-->Toucheng-->Drive for 1km-->Lanyang Museum.
Provincial Highway No. 9 northbound-->Jiaoqi-->Toucheng
-->Drive for 1km-->Lanyang Museum.
Provincial Highway No.2 Line G (Northern Coast Highway) and drive northwards-->Toucheng-->Drive for 1km-->Lanyang Museum.