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Chan See Shu Yuen Temple

172 Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
+60 3-2070 6511
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172 Jalan Petaling, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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+60 3-2070 6511
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Reviewed June 21, 2018

The temple is small, but interesting. It is actually hard to find it. You need to go through all the Chinatown or ask the Uber or Grab driver to drive you right to the place.

Thank anoda73
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Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

The details in the roof is beautiful and is worth a few photos. However, I don't think one will spend more than ten minutes here so I think it's better to combine with a trip to Chinatown and not make this a sole destination.

Thank pianocello
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Reviewed April 3, 2018

It's not a temple, its a Clan House of Chan/Chens. The style is from Guangzhou. I love the architecture and history. It's a cultural centre/ancestral hall/ was a school also. It does have temple like areas/ancestral shrines. Built in 1906 I think and non traditional...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Location: Walking distance from Chinatown. Entrance fee: Free of charge. It's a Chinese temple with a great architecture and detailed Chinese sculpture.

Thank LLing_L
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Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

It's a private chinese school at the early of 20 century. Lately, it converted to chinese temple. The temple is under renovation at this moment. Expected to be completed end of september 2017

Thank Lee C
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Reviewed July 9, 2017

I had a quick look at this temple whilst visiting the Chinatown district if KL last weekend. Unfortunately it seems that renovation work is continuing, and so visiting properly was difficult. I had to be content with a quick peek inside. It does look quite...More

1  Thank KGB777
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

We visited here on a walk through Chinatown and will say it was one of the less impressive temples we visited on the day. Worth sticking your head into because it's free if you're near the area - but in terms of pretty temples there...More

1  Thank MissRStyles
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Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

An interesting building, with free entry. A bit of a building site when we visited, but still calm and a nice stop on any tour of KL.

1  Thank Tess_and_company
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Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

I don't think was anything great I have seen many other temples and this one was a common one. Anyway I suggest you to go if you have never seen such kind of temple s before.

1  Thank nicodox
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

Closed in August 2016 for renovation. However the exterior itself is accessible and well worth a look. Situated at the bottom of Petaling Street this is an old Chinese residence with elaborate decoration on the exterior including large friezes containing numerous carved figures from historical...More

1  Thank Nomadman411978
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