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Address: No.25 Wenmiao Street, Nan_gang District, Harbin 150000, China
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Phone Number: 0451-82540093
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Beautiful and calm

Near My University. This place is so beautiful and calm.You can go!! Just to have a Passport. Free!! 😊

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Harbin, China
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Harbin, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Near My University. This place is so beautiful and calm.You can go!! Just to have a Passport. Free!! 😊

Thank Jiraonp
Mikkeli, Finland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not worth of visiting if you have been to other temples. There is a history museum inside but explanations are not in English so going through it took something like 20mins. If you still want to visit a temple in Harbin go to Jile temple (Temple of Bliss) which is more interesting with all the statues.

Thank Ronsku
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

We walked from the beautiful Temple of Bliss over to the Confucian Temple. Even though the hours posted on the ticket booth indicated it should be open, it was not. There was no explanation. There was a small crowd of disappointed tourists there, both from China and international. No one could figure out what was going on, so we left... More 

Thank Mvorvoreanu
Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

One of the best and the most revered temples in the Northeast, here you can see the statue of Confucius himself at the entrance of the temple, then ponds with koi fish and lili pads are very common too. In the winter time after the pond was frozen, you can see the snow covered pond by the temple, very nice... More 

Thank Liusi0820
Hong Kong, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

You may enjoy this chinese typical Confucius temple called 文庙。it is very big and very quiet all the building inside are of Qing dynasty's architecture.Also with two big stones with the history of the temple and the people who donated the money for building it in mandarin chinese.

Thank kisscn
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

Really enjoyed walking around without any specific purpose, it's a great place for you who are tired of crazy city noise. A peaceland!

1 Thank Alan L
Chicago, IL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

We enjoyed strolling around this somewhat small temple complex outside of the crazed downtown area of Harbin. When we were there, there was a marvelous exhibit of Siberian peoples, with examples of their fish-skin clothes, baby cradles, tools, etc. For the anthropologist, this was an unexpected bonus. We make it a point to visit the Confucius temple in whatever city... More 

Thank Travelingmaven
Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The temple is not close to other attractions but it is a nice place to get some quiet time. Inside is one room exhibiting the history of Harbin ancestors and how they lived. Really interesting. Too bad it is only one room. I would have liked to see more.

Thank IlseNS
Harbin, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The Confucian Temple (文庙) is only a 10-minute walk from the Temple of Bliss (极乐寺), so you can easily do both back-to-back. The Confucian Temple is located on the street that shares its name: 文庙街 (Wen Miao Jie). Unlike the Temple of Bliss, which charges 10元 for admission, the Confucian Temple is completely free. You MUST have your passport, however.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I spent quite a bit of time trying to find this place on a map only to discover that it is also called Temple of Bliss which has a separate entry! We will go later this week and will report back!

1 Thank johnstoj

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