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Chiwan Tiahou Ancient Temple

Chiwan Village, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518068, China
+86 731 8562 0666
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One of the few historical sites in Shenzhen

The Tianhou temple in the Chiwan district of Shenzhen is one of the few major historical sites that... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Brisbane, Australia
Small museum in a small temple

Taking the MTR all the way to Chiwan just for this may not be worth your time, as there is nothing... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Helsinki, Finland
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13 Mar 2017
“One of the few historical sites in Shenzhen”
26 Oct 2016
“Small museum in a small temple”
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Chiwan Village, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518068, China
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

The Tianhou temple in the Chiwan district of Shenzhen is one of the few major historical sites that you can visit in Shenzhen. Located near the Chiwan port (far western end of Shenzhen - at the end of Line 2 of the metro), the temple...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Taking the MTR all the way to Chiwan just for this may not be worth your time, as there is nothing else to do and the way is quite long. But if you're already in the temple, do visit the museum as well. There are...More

Thank constanttraveler2014
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Tiny museum located in Tianhou temple in Chiwan. Some nice artifacts but very small. Since you'll already be in the temple you may as well look.

Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

Visited this along with 2 other sights in chiwan. This is an ancient sacred temple and was worth the trip. The most authentic temple I've seen in shenzhen so far. The art work statues and carvings are brilliant. There is a wish pond full of...More

Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed 1 April 2015

We visited the Tin Hau Temple but unfortunately we didn't have time to visit the Tin Hau museum. We knew very little about the history of the temple. However we were told that it is well known for its historical links with the last Emperor...More

Thank Lipsytravel
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Larger-sized and fairly historical temple in Chiwan. When I went it was undergoing renovations, which took away from the attraction. Still, it isn't bad and worth a look if you happen to be in Chiwan. Suggest combining it with a visit to the old fort...More

Thank bgroe
Reviewed 9 March 2013

This place is a short walk from the Chiwan Mtr station (~5 mins walk). The entrance fee is 15 yuan. There's a main temple and incense offering area and some surrounding houses with mini exhibits and shopping ( selling porcelain). The main temple area is...More

Thank happylovejoy
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