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Muta Temple

Address: Xianfu South Street, Ganzhou District, Zhangye 734023, China
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Ranked #5 of 30 Attractions in Zhangye
Type: Religious Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Los Angeles, California
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40 reviews 40 reviews
21 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Located almost in the middle of the city, the temple looks much better from the outside due to its amazing architecture and makes for some good potos from the large square just in front of it. Otherwise, some nice views of the city from the top and ... that's it. It's worth a quick stop.

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Magog, Canada
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310 helpful votes 310 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Nothing exciting but ok to visit after Dafo temple. Just exit the temple from the north entrance. Not a must.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Although it looks good from the outside, in fact, it had to be rebuilt in 1926, and the inside is not very interesting. However, it is worth climbing to the top for a view of Zhangye

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Hokitika, New Zealand
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68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2011

Earlier this month as I was on holiday I decided to visit the Wooden Pagoda temple in Zhangye city.The original temple is no longer there but the current rebuilt temple was built in 1926. The entry fee to the Pagoda is only 5CNY and great value for money.After entering the Pagoda you pass a Buddha on the ground floor and... More 

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