Yuanjin Buddhist Temple


The Yuanjin Buddhist Temple is famed for its Qinghua Pavilion (清华阁; Qīnghuá Gé) at the rear, a towering hall visible from many parts of town. It's located on Caohe St near the distinctive Tai'an Bridge (泰安桥; Tài’ān Qiáo).

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