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Wak Hai Cheng Bio Temple

30-B Phillip Street Wan Hai Cheng Bio Temple, Singapore 048696, Singapore
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Lovingly restored

The fresh smell of lacquer lingers behind the incense. Beautifully restored by Chinese craftsmen... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2015
HansiZhai
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Singapore River, Singapore
Small temple in the CBD

This is a small temple located just a short walk from Raffles Place. Closes at 5pm but doesn't seem... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2015
KGB777
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Singapore, Singapore
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17 Sep 2015
“Lovingly restored”
9 Jan 2015
“Small temple in the CBD”
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30-B Phillip Street Wan Hai Cheng Bio Temple, Singapore 048696, Singapore
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Reviewed 18 September 2015

The fresh smell of lacquer lingers behind the incense. Beautifully restored by Chinese craftsmen. What is somewhat missing now is the old family of "priests" who performed the Duke Jupiter ritual yearly. It's now a DIY affair and some of the magic seems lost.

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Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

This is a small temple located just a short walk from Raffles Place. Closes at 5pm but doesn't seem to get too buy on weekdays. It's worth a quick stop if you happen to be lunching in the vicinity: provides a nice contrast to all...More

1  Thank KGB777
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Nestled among the soaring office towers of the CBD, this beautifully restored temple is an elegant testament to the early Chinese traders who helped found the city. Make sure to walk through the courtyard and enjoy the intricate sculptures on the roof and temple walls...More

1  Thank Wendell D
Reviewed 5 April 2012

Wak Hai Cheng Bio Temple is definitely a place worth visiting, then again visitors should not expect to see a huge temple. Currently the temple is under some renovation work, and I do hope that after that it will not lose its original "touch", as...More

2  Thank Hearty-Traveller
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