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Temple of the God of Taishan, Beijing

Temple of the God of Taishan - Beijing, China
Temple of the God of Taishan
Shenlu Street, Beijing, China 100020Map
Chaoyang District
+86 10 8119 1011
Neighborhood: Chaoyang District
Overview

This Taoist temple was built during the Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) as a place to worship the Supreme Celestial Emperor of Tai Shan, one of the five sacred mountains of China. A glazed memorial archway inscribed with 'In Reverence to the God of the Mountain' stands at the temple's front entrance. It is also the site of the Beijing Folk Custom Museum, and a temple fair is held here during the Spring Festival each year.

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  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Chao Yang Men Station
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