district in New Taipei City

Xinzhuang (新莊區), also spelt Hsinchuang or Sinjhuang, is a district of New Taipei.

Greenery Creek 綠茵小溪 - panoramio.jpg

UnderstandEdit

Get inEdit

By railEdit

There are several stations on the Taipei MRT which are situated in Xinzhuang:

  • 1 Danfeng metro station (丹鳳站).    
  • 2 Fu Jen University station (輔大站).    
  • 3 Huilong station (迴龍站).    
  • 4 Touqianzhuang station (頭前庄站).    
  • 5 Xinzhuang station (新莊站).    

The district is also connected to the Taoyuan Airport MRT via 6 Xinzhuang Fuduxin station (新莊副都心).     and 7 New Taipei Industrial Park metro station (新北產業園區), 37 Wugong Rd.    .

Get aroundEdit

SeeEdit

Historical sitesEdit

  • 1 Losheng Sanatorium (樂生療養院). A former isolation center for leprosy sufferers.    

TemplesEdit

 
Baoyuan Temple
  • 2 Dizang Temple (地藏庵), No. 84, Zhongzheng Road, +886 2 2993 6774.  
  • 3 Wenchang Temple (文昌祠), No. 20, Bijiang Street, +886 2 2998 7556.
  • 4 Baoyuan Temple (保元宮), No. 143, Zhongzheng Road, +886 2 2997 0002.
  • 5 Xinzhuang Chiu Chow Temple, No. 143, Zhongzheng Road, +886 2 2997 0002.  
  • 6 Guangfu Temple (廣福宮), No. 150, Xinzhuang Road, +886 2 5555 6364. 09:00-17:00.  
  • 7 Temple of the Goddess of Mercy (新莊慈祐宮), No. 218, Xinzhuang Road, +886 2 2276 9370.  
  • 8 Wusheng Temple (新莊武聖宮), No. 340, Xinzhuang Road, +886 2 2279 7906.  

Parks and natureEdit

  • 9 Xinzhuang Sports Park (新莊運動公園), No. 66, Hexing Street.
  • 10 Erchong Floodway Sports Park (二重疏洪運動公園).

DoEdit

Arts and cultureEdit

  • 1 Xinzhuang Culture and Arts Center (新莊文化藝術中心).    

SportsEdit

  • 2 Xinzhuang Baseball Stadium (新莊棒球場). A 12,500-seat stadium which hosts games for the Chinese Professional Baseball League.    
  • 3 Xinzhuang Gymnasium (新莊體育館), No. 75, Section 1, Zhonghua Road.    

BuyEdit

  • Chongxin Bridge Flea Market (重新橋觀光市集), Shuhong 16th Road, +886 2 2974 8767. 06:00-13:00.
  • 1 Xinzhuang Miaojie Night Market (新莊廟街夜市). 16:00-00:00.

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