Hand-painted Taichung old town beginning from the station
The history of Taichung City development is closely related with the history of Taichung station. From the Japanese-ruied period,
the front area of Taichung station is the most prosperous business district of Taichung City. Business activities flourishing.
Or with Jianguo Road parallel to the Green River East Street, following the light street, free road, city road, equal street, business activities are very popular,
The residents of the region is not rich that is expensive, his childhood also witnessed the bustling, an area of less than one square kilometer in the area,
There is a cinema with the department store density of Taiwan's highest, this point even the capital of Taipei are not comparable.
Later, with the transfer of business district, commuter way to change, parking spaces, the construction of the old middle of the strain is less than, recession down,
Silence for several decades, until the last few years, popular retro, a large number of tourists to Taiwan's old city tour,
Central region's historical background and beautiful culture, once again by the world attention, as a native of Tauren, bowed its Sheng,
Hope to do their own power, hand-painted the old city of Taichung beautiful record, with everyone to enjoy the beauty of the old city of Taichung.
(Old) Taichung station
The transportation hub of the Taichung area is one of the oldest monuments in Taichung. March 31, 1917 Taichung station completed, the roof for the wooden structure,
The platform is cast iron. After the earthquake damage, war air raids, local expansion and other changes, the appearance has always remained unchanged.
In 1995, the Ministry of the Interior designated Taichung station station and platform for the two monuments, 1999, 9221 earthquake in the body damage, the internal steel plate reinforced, in 2009 the railway elevated project started in October 2016 16 was officially opened, Taichung station in situ preservation, transformation for the cultural facilities. The current station from the station before entering the new station, or to first cross the old station in the station,
Although no longer shoulder the traffic mission, but still stand in the new era, leaving the witness for the past bustling.