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Man Mo Temple

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The Man Mo Temple Compound on Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan comprising three blocks, namely Man Mo Temple, Lit Shing Kung and Kung Sor, was built approximately between 1847 and 1862 by wealthy Chinese merchants. Man Mo Temple was built mainly for the...more
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124-126 Hollywood Road | Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, China
Tai Po
+852 2803 2916
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Seemed odd at first until I really thought bout it but the middle of town is the correct place for a temple. This one is in honour of two goods - one of war and the other of ligature conflicting interests. There are people from...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 6 days ago

God of War, Mo, and God of literature , Man, constructed in 1847 and the largest Man Mo temple in HK. Drop by the temple for 20 minutes or so , see the shrines and giant incense coils. If you have seen many temples before...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a wonderful working temple resplendent with coils of incense , deities and colourful red lanterns . It is a very beautiful place which smells amazing from all the incense and was a huge highlight of my visit it to HK. Go and soak...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chloe O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While in Hong Kong you should visit this temple which is not far from downtown surrounded by many shops bars and restaurants not as large as many temples, photographs permitted and videos too. Now being renovated and under scaffolding but remains open for touring. Interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MountaineerLu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a tiny temple, but Man Mo is very welcoming. They allow travelers to take photos. I think I read somewhere that it's the oldest temple, but I could be wrong. It's worth taking a look at.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had little advance knowledge of what to expect. It was moving to see many praying with incense and bringing offerings. Atmosphere gets smoky so if you are asthmatic, take that into account.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nycmom22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worshipping both the civil (Man) and martial arts (Mo) gods, this is the best known and largest of Hong Kong’s Man Mo Temples. It was built in 1847, is comprised of three adjacent complexes located on Hollywood Road and is now a listed historic building,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank wucie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The front was under construction when we visited in mid October. A somewhat interesting temple inside with many people lighting incense. Compared to a couple of other temples we visited this one was less interesting and a lot smaller. If you are nearby take a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ExplorerGoddess
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the oldest temples in Hong Kong and is significant in its role with the development of social welfare in Hong Kong. Read about it before coming — you don’t see a lot of information on the spot but there are things...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ShiningSchnee
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

In the busy busy Hong Kong there are temples in almost every neighbourhood. I like this one because I can always find it by heart. And I love the smell of incense. It’s always good for me to visit a temple and this one is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Peter H | Reviewed this property |
We were pushed for time and jumped in a taxi