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Wuhou Memorial Temple

No.231 Wuhou Temple Street, Chengdu 610041, China
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Ranked #16 of 191 attractions in Chengdu
Type: Museums, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Religious Sites
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Central Norway, Norway
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I thought it was a peaceful, beautiful, and welcome respite from the big city, and nice rest from the fair next door. Get a map, photo the maps on displays, to see how to enjoy it without spending too much time in mazes.

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Sundrerland, England
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75 reviews 75 reviews
54 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Another Temple I hear you say !!! well this one also has nice gardens and and lots of different artifacts to see and photograph, and is very popular with the Chinese people. It's well worth at least an hour or more of your time, depending what time of day you visit.

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Singapore, Singapore
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118 reviews 118 reviews
52 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Lots of stories written on plaques beside the famous figures who appeared in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms. There were descriptions of their brave feats as well as their contributions to the war going on at that time.

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Oxford, UK
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54 reviews 54 reviews
25 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Beautiful surroundings, gardens and ponds, peaceful environment, typical temple landscaping. If you are not into the Three Kingdoms story, this is just another temple in China. Easily accessible, worth a visit and a stroll for an hour or two. But you will certainly gain more from the Jinli street which is located a few meters away.

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Beaufort, Australia
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102 reviews 102 reviews
58 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

You tell me another temple yes they all nice sure they look the same, but I love it , just near the jilin street this temple has to be see

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

So, my knowledge of the Three Kingdoms is very limited, which makes the statues, and relationship of the people to them, not so interesting for me. It's a 60rmb entry fee (free under 6). The gardens, ponds, bonsai, and temple architecture are nice enough for a walkabout for 2 hours or so end to end. The main entrance is mayhem.... More

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Qingdao, China
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 via mobile

There are oversized status of soldiers and diplomats from 225ad. It's like a memorial to them. You can read about their life and death...most fought to the death.

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Chengdu, China
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The temple is beautiful and thrives with active worshipers. There are some great dumpling restaurants in the area. It's worth the trip.

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Norge, Virginia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

We did not visit this temple when we saw the 60 Yuan entrance fee. From what I saw outside the entrance, it didn't look to be worth anywhere near that price. The temple is located next to Jinli Street. So the entrance is just used as a tourist trap. There are many other temples in Chengdu much better than this... More

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Kuala Lumpur
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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We did not go in as they charged with entrance fee. Some how one of the locals told us to visit Wen Su Temple instead. However we did walk around the surrounding which is actually the main walking street in Chengdu. Nice dining outlet including the outstanding design of Starbucks outlet.

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