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Address: Xuanweng Mountain, Jinci Town, Jinyuan Distrct, Taiyuan 030025, China
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This is ancient China!

The Jinci temple complex is a fascinating group of very ancient buildings, with beautiful statues, a unique bridge and a tall pagoda. The dragons on the pillars of the Holy Mother... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 April 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

The Jinci temple complex is a fascinating group of very ancient buildings, with beautiful statues, a unique bridge and a tall pagoda. The dragons on the pillars of the Holy Mother Hall are amazing, and there are some huge statues inside. Jinci is not on the normal tourist circuit, but it is well worth visiting; it can be easily reached... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015

The Jinci Temple is a very old spiritual place and worth to visit because of rare and uncommon sculptures, art, architecture and legends which point back to pre-Buddhism times and a visit of the temple can be combined with walking around and enjoying some relaxing time with family or friends in the connected beautiful Jinci Park. Jinci Temple is located... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

It is a huge park with many different plants and trees. There are several trees are more than 1,000 years! The Saint Monther's Hall with nine dragons are amazing. To protect the maid status inside the hall, it is blocked and can only have a glance from outside. I recommend to read the website first before the visit. It help... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2011

One cold Saturday afternoon seemed like an excellent time to check out the museum. The only cost was the taxi to get there. An afternoon at a museum is always a chance to learn something - even if it seems to be much the same as other ones; and this one did have the usual coins, jade etc found in... More 

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