We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Confucius Temple of Foshan

Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Zumiao Compound, Zumiao Road, Chancheng District, Foshan 528000, China
Improve this listing
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 12 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 2
  • 7
    Very good
  • 3
  • 0
  • 0
Multiple Attractions in One Compound!

The Confucius Temple is in the same compound of the Ancestral Temple where you can also find Foshan Zumiao Museum, Foshan Huang Feihong Memorial Hall and the Ip Man Tong, The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 19, 2015
Los Angeles, California

Similar Things to Do in Foshan

Add Photo Write a Review

12 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Chennai (Madras), India
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a old temple built for Confucius. This is very near Zumiao metro station. You find the memorial hall for IP Man in the left side. Further you find the practice of martial arts and the lion dance. There are shows at certain times of the year. Then the Confucius temple which is majestic. Overall I liked the visit... More 

Thank Magesh01
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

If you have a chance to visit to FOSHAN, this is one of the main attraction there, ZUMIAO, a very old historical temple. You would be able to have a chance to watch traditional lion dance (they will try to sell you some hand gifts) and Chaozhou Opera. Anyway, the entrance fee for ZUMIAO is 20RMB.

Thank muffinrebel
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
25 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

The Confucius Temple is in the same compound of the Ancestral Temple where you can also find Foshan Zumiao Museum, Foshan Huang Feihong Memorial Hall and the Ip Man Tong, The entrance fee is only 25RMB which is a great value.

1 Thank inspire8
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
858 reviews
520 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 380 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

This temple is on the grounds of the more impressive Zu Miao. It is small and not particularly noteworthy. If you go to Zu Miao, then, obviously, go and see it too, but don't expect too much. You can try and throw your wish on the wishing tree there - that's pretty good fun.

Thank tombillinge
Aix-en-Provence, France
Level Contributor
137 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

It is often difficult to find some typical - old style- places in China, much has been replaced by new, modern buildings. So this is really a nice calm temple complex very close to the shopping center (or one of them) in Foshan. A multitude of temples, old buildings etc. I did recall the place as the Foshahn Zumian museum,... More 

Thank Flying_Dutch137
Foshan, China
Level Contributor
17 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Good location, near metro station, easy to pick up some history from Foshan, area is connected to the Lingnan Tiandi where you can enjoy food and drinks.

Thank HowardKlooster69
Foshan, China
Level Contributor
8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

very close to downtown of foshan, it worth to go to visit and understand more about buddish culture.

Thank Vivi X
Foshan, China
Level Contributor
17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

better visit during the week, also it is not easy to understand if you go alone, it is better to go with a chinese buddish to let him explain some.

Thank Salvo C

Travelers who viewed Confucius Temple of Foshan also viewed

Foshan, Guangdong
Foshan, Guangdong

Been to Confucius Temple of Foshan? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Confucius Temple of Foshan staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?