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Shanghai Sights

Jing'an Temple (Jìng'ān Sì)

  • 1686 Nanjing Xi Lu Map It
  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 05/28/2013

Fodor's Review

Originally built about AD 300, this temple has been rebuilt and renovated numerous times. The temple's main draw is its copper Hongwu bell, cast in 1183 and weighing 3.5 tons. Much of the temple today looks very new, but it's still an interesting contrast with the surrounding skyscrapers, shopping malls, and luxury boutiques.

Sight Information

Address:

1686 Nanjing Xi Lu, next to the Jing'an Si subway entrance, Shanghai, 200040, China

Map It

Phone:

021-6256–6366

Sight Details:

  • Y30
  • Daily 7:30–5

Updated 05/28/2013

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