Classified Immovable Properties

    MT003-Kun Iam Temple (Estrada Nordeste da Taipa)



    Location: TAIPA

    Category: Monuments

    Introduction: Foothill of Kun Iam Rock, Taipa (near the University of Macao)

    The temple was constructed in around 1871.


    Architectural characteristics:

    Kun Iam Small Temple is dedicated to the Goddess Kun Iam (Goddess of Mercy). It was constructed on a hill to have a good vantage point overlooking the sea and the Macao Peninsula. The temple consists of a front hall, a rear chamber and a statue of the Goddess Kun Iam is erected inside a stone cave inside the temple.



    Privacy Policy    |    Feedback

    Copyright © Cultural Affairs Bureau, All rights reserved
    Praça do Tap Seac, Edif. do Instituto Cultural, Macau
    Tel:(853) 2836 6866 Fax:(853) 2836 6899 Email:webmaster@icm.gov.mo

    Best view at 1024 x 768 resolution with 10 or above versions of Internet Explorer, Adobe Acrobat Reader 9 or above versions.