Water Tower Park

The Water Tower Park (traditional Chinese: 自來水公園; simplified Chinese: 自来水公园; pinyin: Zìláishuǐ Gōngyuán) is a park in Lingya District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Water Tower Park
自來水公園
Kaohsiung Taiwan Water-Tower-Park-01.jpg
Typepark
LocationLingya, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Coordinates22°37′38.3″N 120°18′53.6″E / 22.627306°N 120.314889°E / 22.627306; 120.314889Coordinates: 22°37′38.3″N 120°18′53.6″E / 22.627306°N 120.314889°E / 22.627306; 120.314889
Public transit accessCultural Center Station

HistoryEdit

The water tower was constructed in the 1960s.[1]

ArchitectureEdit

The main entrance of the park is shown by the arch shaped entrance located at the north east corner. It features optical fiber strips connected to a glass mosaic map of Kaohsiung. The sidewalk features plantation and LED lights. The existing water piping is painted and transformed into installation art to accentuate the theme of the park.[2][3]

TransportationEdit

The park is accessible within walking distance south west of Cultural Center Station of Kaohsiung MRT.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Water Tower Park". Kaohsiung Travel. 17 November 2020. Retrieved 5 January 2021.
  2. ^ "Water Tower Park". Lingya District Office, Kaohsiung City. Retrieved 5 January 2021.
  3. ^ "Water Tower Park". Taiwan Medical Travel. Retrieved 3 November 2021.