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TheSolarExplorationCenter

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TheSolarExplorationCenterisalandmarkbuildingbuilttogowiththe6thgenerationoftheChiayiTropicofCancersigns.Theset-upprocessoftheTropicofCancersignswentthroughalotofdifficultiessincetheJapaneseoccupationofTaiwanuntiltheestablishmentoftheSolarExplorationCenter.ThefirstgenerationoftheTropicofCancerlandmarkwasbuiltin1908,thefirstlandmarktowerintheworld.Itwasbuilttocelebratethecompletionofthenorth-southrailwayconstructionandwasrestoredfivetimesafterwards.The6thgenerationsignswerefinishedin1995.TheChiayiCountygovernmentmadeitascientificeducationcenterofthelineandremodeledthesignsofallsixgenerations.Theychosethe"sun"asthetheme,withhelpfromtheNationalMuseumofNaturalScience,determineditseducationalmissiononastronomy,andstartedopentothepublicafterfinishingalltheredecorationin2005.Theentrancefeeisfreenow.TheSolarExplorationCenterinShueishangTownship,ChiayiCounty,isthelargestcitylandmarkamongthose16countrieswheretheTropicofCancergoesthrough.TaiwanisalsothebiggestislandontheTropicofCancer.TheoutlookoftheSolarExplorationCenterislikeaspaceshuttle.Therearefivelevelsinthebuilding.OnFloor1istheAstronomyEducationCenteronFloor2,3,and4aretheAstronomyClassroomsandonFloor5istheSolarThemeExhibitionHall.TherearealsoelevatedplatformsandareastowatchviewsindistanceforpeopletooverseethewholeSolarExplorationCenter.
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  • Accommodations (in 2 KM, Total 7 items)
    • Meizhu Leisure Holiday Homestay Phone:886-934-098997 Address:No. 195, Ruishan Ln., Zhushan Township, Nantou County 557, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • FU COURTYARD Phone:886-5-2355135 Address:No. 701-21, Qizitou, Shuishang Township, Chiayi County 608, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • Shiguang Manzhu Homestay Phone:886-932-713396 Address:No. 6-6, Gexiliao, Shuishang Township, Chiayi County 608, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • Water Lane Motel Phone:886-5-2851177 Address:No.76, Daren St., West Dist., Chiayi City 600, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • BEVERLY GARDEN MOTEL Phone:886-5-2836666 Address:1-2F., No.77, Qingnian St., West Dist., Chiayi City 600, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • LOOK ROYAL Phone:886-5-2830099 Address:No.501, Yushan Rd., West Dist., Chiayi City 600, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • E.SUN VILLA Hotel Phone:886-5-2367888 Address:1-2F., No.65, Yushan Rd., West Dist., Chiayi City 600, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
  • Restaurants (in 2 KM, Total 5 items)
    • Cheng-Yi Lamb Hotpot Phone:886-5-2602778 Address:No. 433, Sec. 2, Zhongshan Rd., Shuishang Township, Chiayi County 60842, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • Cheng-Yi Lamb Hotpot Phone:886-5-2602778 Address:No. 433, Sec. 2, Zhongshan Rd., Shuishang Township
    • Cheng-Yi Lamb Hotpot Phone:886-5-2602778 Address:No. 433, Sec. 2, Zhongshan Rd., Shuishang Township
    • Chinyi Eggs Technology Corporation Phone:886-5-2354516 Address:No.37, Xinmin Rd., West Dist., Chiayi City 600, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
    • Mustard Seed Arts Restaurant Phone:886-5-2851852 Address:No.160, Yukang Rd., West Dist., Chiayi City 600, Taiwan
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