Thean Hou Temple
Thean Hou Temple is a stunning six-tiered Buddhist temple which commemorates Tian Hou, a goddess said to protect fishermen as well as Guan Yin, the Goddess of Mercy. Situated along Jalan Klang Lama Road, it is one of the oldest and largest Chinese temples in Southeast Asia as it was constructed in 1894. Offering ample photo opportunities, the temple is fitted with contemporary architectural styles and traditional designs with intricate embellishments, ornate carvings, and hand-painted murals. Also known as Temple of the Goddess of Heaven, it houses a Chinese medicinal herb garden, tortoise pond, well, and a sacred Bodhi tree.
Opening Hours: Daily: 09:00 – 18:00
Address: 65 Persiaran Endah, Off Jalan Syed Putra, Kuala Lumpur
Tel: +603 2274 7088