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Tin How Temple, San Francisco

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  • Not a tourist attraction. Site for personal worship and not well kept at that. Little hole in the wall up four flights of stairs. You walk through hallways of apartment doors and graffitied trash cans...  more »
  • We had a very hard time locating this place. Once there it was on the 3rd floor of the building. Once we got to the 3rd floor it said "No pictures" --ok I get that because it is a place of worship. Ho...  more »
  • During a recent walking tour of Chinatown, my sisters and I climbed three narrow flights of stairs into another world, the Tin How Temple. This small space is the oldest Chinese temple in the U.S., an...  more »
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  • This is a historic Chinese temple to the Chinese Sea Goddess.
  • Really not a place to go... you go up 3 floors to see some old stuff in a 10 meters Sq area...
  • Went there as part of Chris's Foodie Adventure food tour of China town. He gave is some history and then the lady inside gave us some more history. I won't spoil it for you. Definitely worth going. Make a small donation and experience how to get your fortune told! Pray if you want.
  • Incense peace; Red Buddhas; lots of wishes
  • Eastern china local religious temple

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