The Old Japanese Gold Mine

The Old Japanese Gold Mine

Japan ruled Taiwan for 50 years, ending in 1945, and operated a gold mine near Jiufen in Northern Taiwan. The site now has a gold museum and a restored Japanese home.

Japanese Home Facade

Japanese Home Reception Room

Japanese Tea Room

Japanese Bedroom

Inside Complex

Mine Cart Full of Gold

Mine Cart Full of Manliness

Gold Sculpture

A Sky Filled with Ungraspable Golden Balls

Gold Supply Graph

Gold Brick

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