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Pearl River Delta Sights

Five Celestials Shrine (Wǔ xiān guān)

  • Huifu Xi Lu Map It
  • Yuexiu District
  • Historic District/Site
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 01/01/2015

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According to local legend, a quintet of gods in the form of goats blessed the city with rice and bountiful harvest. This temple was built to celebrate the origin of Guangzhou's name, which means "City of Goats." Bring your passport to gain admission.

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Huifu Xi Lu, near Xianlin Lu, Guangzhou, 510000, China

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Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Tues.–Fri. 9–5; weekends 8:30–5:30

Updated 01/01/2015


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