Confucius Temple (Chinese: 臺北孔子廟) is modeled after the original Confucius Temple in Qufu, Shandong Province of China
. It is located on Dalong Street, Datong District, Taipei City, Taiwan
. Among the Confucius temples in Taiwan, Taipei's is the only one adorned with southern Fujian-style ceramic adornments. At the main hall of the temple one can see a black plaque with gold lettering which was inscribed by Chiang Kai-shek that reads "Educate without Discrimination." Every year on September 28, a ceremony with traditional music and stylized dancing is held at the temple in honor of Confucius.
The Taipei Confucius Temple was built in 1879 during the Qing Dynasty when Taipei was established as the prefectural capital of Taiwan.This was also the location of the first Roadblock found on the nineteenth season of The Amazing Race.The temple is accessible within walking distance West from Yuanshan Station of the Taipei Metro.