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Tulips to Grace Shilin Official Residence Starting February 13

Tulips to Grace Shilin Official Residence Starting February 13Wondering where to spend the Chinese New Year holiday? Shilin Official Residence invites the public to be immersed in a vast sea of tulips.
 
Taking place between February 13 and 28, the 2018 Shilin Official Residence Tulip Exhibition incorporates installations of windmills, wooden shoes, among other Dutch elements to complement the beauty of the brightly colored flowers.


The showcase is the first of its kind to be held by Shilin Official Residence, one of the most popular recreational destinations in Taipei. The facility, expecting an influx of tourists during the Chinese New Year, has introduced unique and rarely seen species to the exhibition, promising to bring visitors a whole new different conception of what tulips should look like.
 
According to Horticulture Management Division of Parks and Street Lights Office, a photography contest has been launched to promote the event. Individuals submitting tulip-themed pictures captured at the exhibition will have a chance of winning vouchers with value as high as NT$5,000!
 
2018 Shilin Official Residence Tulip Exhibition – Encounter with the Netherlands
Date: February 13 - 28
Opening Hours: 8 AM – 7 PM
Venue: Western Style Garden at Shilin Official Residence
Transportation:
*MRT Shilin Station, Exit 2, a 7-minute walk
*Bus Stops: Taipower Taipei North Branch, Shilin Official Residence, or Xiaobei Street