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Guangzhou City God Temple: Tours & Tickets

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10 Feb 2019
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No.48 Zhongyou Main Street, Zhongshan si Road, Guangzhou, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has recently had a make over so is looking pretty pristine at the moment Not that large as temples go but peaceful nevertheless The two large murals are stunning

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 11 February 2019

Visit to the Guangzhou City God Temple was quite interesting. There were a lot of interesting things on display and the temple is quite large as well. The art work is well preserved and the temple looks quite grand. Do check it out.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This amazing temple was in a state of disrepair but the government have painstakingly restored it to it's former glory. Foreigners such as us enter free of charge as the government are proud of their history and artifices and keen to show it to us....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sharyn M
Reviewed 23 April 2018

The history has been covered by other;s . If you are in the Bejing road area , stop in , it really is worth an hour of your time.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank TonyR3365
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

The establishment outside is already a social media photo worthy. There’s an activity at that time. We bought the coin bank and paste our wishes on the wall. We cannot write in Chinese characters nor can speak Chinese. But it was a wonderful experience. I...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SheryzAnne
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Visited the temple as part of our Shanghai city tour. It was built in the 15th century during the Ming Dynasty. The temple was closed during the Cultural Revolution but reopened as a Taoist place of worship since 1951. It is dedicated to three city...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank ITRT
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Guangzhou City God Temple (aka, Temple of the Lord of the City Guangdong) was founded in 1370, under the reign of Hongwu of the Ming Dynasty. I believe it contains the relics of ChengHuang, a deity in Taoism, worshipped in ancient China. ChengHuang temples were...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 9 August 2015

Chenghuang (or Shing Wong in Cantonese) is the City God. He is a mid-level deity in the traditional Chinese pantheon - not really a specific god, but more a type of god. This temple is a very nice one and one of the best in...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank tombillinge
Reviewed 18 June 2015

This temple is located next to Nanyue Kingdom Palace Museum. It has gone through restoration and refurbishment in the past years. Valuable architectural, historical and cultural artifacts are well-preserved. It is worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2015
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