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Siong Lim Temple, Singapore

Siong Lim Temple - Singapore, Singapore
Siong Lim Temple
184E Jalan Toa Payoh, Singapore, Singapore 319941Map
+65 6259 6924
Neighborhood: Colonial District
Overview

One of Singapore's largest temples, Siong Lim Temple has been the center of Buddhist activity for the neighboring communities since 1908. It was founded by Sek Hean Wei, a Chinese abbot who had been on his way home after a pilgrimage when he was persuaded by Low Kim Pong to establish this temple. Low, a Hokkien merchant and philanthropist, supplied the land and funds. The temple was gazetted as a national monument in 1980. Admission: Free.

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Siong Lim Temple General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 07:00 AM to 05:00 PM
  • Type: Religious
  • Nearest Train: Toa Payoh
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