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FREE
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Hsi Lai Buddhist Temple

Simply beautiful! A cultural experience is not exactly what the kids consider a fun day out, but I’m glad we took the guided tour around the architecturally stunning grounds.

Visitor Tips & Info

Although the grounds are frequently open to visitors, guided tours are only available specific days and times. Being unfamiliar with Buddhism, I’m grateful for a guided tour to explain the significance of the temple rooms, relay history about various pieces in the vast collection, and answer questions about the religion.

Vegetarian buffet is available for a $7 donation.

The temple tour was about looking, listening, learning, and showing respect…which can be hard for little kids.

 

Hsi Lai Temple