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Sri Maha Mariamman Temple

163 Jln. Tun H.S. Lee, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 3467
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163 Jln. Tun H.S. Lee, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 3467
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a very neat temple to visit but please remember that it is an active temple and place of worship. Clearly posted signs that no shoes are allowed, so be respectful. Very pretty sculptures, interesting architecture and clearly more than a tourist attraction with...More

Thank Jay C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Take some water with you and climb and count the hundreds of steep steps up to the main temple formed in a cave in the hillside. Be greeted by the Monkey's on route who are looking for bananas and coconuts used in the Hindu rituals....More

Thank Clive A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The temple is located in the China Town, just like the one in Singhapura and is traditional authentic Hindu temple. The temple is ornate with fine carvings and murals. The priests perform authentic prayer services for the devotees. No donations or tickets here. Worth reading...More

Thank NainanDesai
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An ancient Hindu temple, 150 years old right in middle of Chinatown. Good and spacious place, however its closed down from 1:00 PM till 4:00 PM everyday. We can enter during this time, but cannot see the deities. Free entrance, however need to pay 20...More

Thank coolabhi08
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed by visiting here and felt we are in Tamil Nadu and very nearby from china town and central market

Thank shivchand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Be respectful of Dress Code Respect what signs mention and do NOT breach by doing things you are requested to NOT do

Thank CeciLWagstaff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a colorfull but pretty boring place. All these low quality paintings can barely be respected as religious art. I even felt sorry for ppl coming there to pray. It looks barbarical. Mb thats sort of experience to feel as well though.

Thank Johnny-Darko
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice and quite place in the centre of the Kuala Lumpur. It was my first time in a Hindu temple, so I would have liked a bit of guidance about the traditions and the direction of visiting the place etc. I really feel...More

1  Thank Norbi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Special and beautiful sculptures. Free entrance and they provide shoes storage at no cost. Must visit place.

Thank Flicka1712
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is not a must see but if you are able to come and see this without making significant changes to your day do it! If you have never visited a Hindu temple before you should make more effort to visit this one. It's free...More

1  Thank Max B
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what time is the opening and closure time of the temple? does the temple conduct abishegam on daily routine, of yes please specify the abishegam timing. thanks in advance.
5 February 2017|
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Response from sathya1970 | Reviewed this property |
Normally all the Hindu temples open around 5.30 am in the morning and closes at 1 PM and again reopen at 4 in the evening and close at 8.30 PM. And this applies to the maha mariamman temple also if I am sure. Regarding... More
Emir M
How to go from KL sentral station?
7 August 2016|
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Response from T S | Reviewed this property |
I believe I took the train to Pasar Seni from KL Central. The Temple was close to Petaling Street.
Bhumita F
Is entry to this temple free of charge?
13 June 2016|
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Response from romi1331 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is free. We didn't put our shoes in the deposit place. We just left them outside and it was fine.