Hong San See temple, courtyard : general view [1]

This 2010 photograph shows the courtyard of Hong San See temple (风山寺), located at no. 31 Mohamed Sultan Road. It has a traditional Chinese architectural design, with colourful statues on its roof. Inside the sheltered courtyard, there is an altar. Above the altar, there is a traditional Chinese lantern, as well as spiral incense hanging from the ceiling. The temple was originally built at Tras Street in Tanjong Pagar in 1829 and was gazetted as a national monument in 1978. Title devised by Library staff.

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From the Little Red Dot Collection. All rights reserved. National Library Board, 2010

Subjects
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Religious Buildings
  • Architecture and Landscape>>Building Types>>Monuments
  • Temples, Chinese--Singapore--Photographs
  • Architecture, Chinese--Singapore--Photographs
  • Architecture--Singapore--Details--Photographs
  • National monuments--Singapore--Photographs

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