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Saint Andrew’s Cathedral, the neo-gothic architectural masterpiece that stands in the civic district of Singapore is the largest and the oldest Anglican Church...

Singapore Temples

Looking to indulge in a diverse culture and have fun by visiting some notable places in Singapore? Singapore has been a growing sensation especially for a number of beautiful temples and shrines.

For those who are interested in visiting an ancient area of spirituality, you may want to consider the many temples located in Singapore.

Singapore Hindu, Chinese & Buddhist Temples Opening Times


The Sri Mariamman Temple is one of Singapore’s oldest Hindu temples. This magnificent monument of architecture is located in the downtown area of the Chinatown district. This building mainly serves as a temple for Singaporeans who profess the Hindu faith. Founded in 1827 by Naraina Pillai, this temple has become a site of national significance that is rich in history.

If you are planning to visit Singapore, your visit would be incomplete without visiting the Sultan Mosque. It is the oldest mosque in Singapore and is located in Kampong Glam district. It was designed by Denis Santry, an Irish architect. Its construction was completed in 1928 and was built using materials donated by Muslims from different walks of life.

Saint Andrew’s Cathedral, the neo-gothic architectural masterpiece that stands in the civic district of Singapore is the largest and the oldest Anglican Church in the city. The original building was damaged by lightning and was restored in 1856, making the “new” building at least 158 years old today.

There are so many temples to see whilst you are in Singapore. Make sure to check out the links below to view all the major temple attractions.



St Andrew’s Cathedral

Singapore, Singapore

Saint Andrew’s Cathedral, the neo-gothic architectural masterpiece that stands in the civic district of Singapore is the largest and the oldest Anglican Church in the city. The original building was damaged by lightning...

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Sri Mariamman Temple

Singapore, Singapore

The Sri Mariamman Temple is one of Singapore’s oldest Hindu temples. This magnificent monument of architecture is located in the downtown area of the Chinatown district. This building mainly serves as a temple for...

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Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery

Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery

Singapore, Singapore

Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery is one of the most sacred places in Singapore. The monastery which dates back to the early 20th century and is the largest Buddhist temple in Singapore. Under the leadership of...

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Armenian Church Singapore

Singapore, Singapore

There is no doubt that the Armenian Church Singapore is the finest landmark in Singapore’s early architectural development. It is situated in the Museum planning area at the Hill Street in the central business district...

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St Joseph’s Church

St Joseph’s Church

Singapore, Singapore

St Joseph’s Church is a a Roman Catholic church in Singapore located on Victoria Street which was constructed between 1906 and 1912. The beautiful architecture of the church is one reason why it is such a popular...

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Sultan Mosque

Sultan Mosque

Singapore, Singapore

If you are planning to visit Singapore, your visit would be incomplete without visiting the Sultan Mosque. It is the oldest mosque in Singapore and is located in Kampong Glam district. It was designed by Denis Santry...

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Thian Hock Keng Temple

Thian Hock Keng Temple

Singapore, Singapore

The Thian Hock Keng Temple is one of Singapore’s most important Hokkien temples. Located in the shoreline it was a must stop destination to thousands of Chinese immigrants in the past. It was built using southern...

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Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum

Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum

Singapore, Singapore

The Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum is located in Chinatown. It was built to house the Buddha Tooth Relic in a stupa made out of gold and contributed to by its followers. Chief Abbot Venerable Shi Fa Zhao designed...

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Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple

Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple

Singapore, Singapore

The Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple is located right in the heart of Little India and is one of Singapore’s oldest Hindu temples. Temple is was built in 1881 and is dedicated to the Hindu goddess Kali, fierce...

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Church of Saints Peter and Paul

Church of Saints Peter and Paul

Singapore, Singapore

The history of the Church of Saints Peter and Paul is connected to the start and eventual growth of the Chinese Catholic Community within Singapore. The church was constructed around 1869 to 1870 and was built by the...

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Sri Thendayuthapani Temple

Sri Thendayuthapani Temple

Singapore, Singapore

Your visit to Singapore is simply not complete if you haven’t visited the Sri Thendayuthapani Temple. Also known as the Chettiars’ Temple, it was constructed in 1859 making it one of the oldest temples in the country...

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Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple

Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple

Singapore, Singapore

An exquisite example of cultural exchange, the Sri Senpaga Vinayagar temple sits in the Ceylon road of Singapore. Dedicated to Lord Ganesha, the Hindu god of prosperity (also known as Vinayagar) the temple is a...

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Sri Krishnan Temple

Sri Krishnan Temple

Singapore, Singapore

Visitors and tourists to Singapore, especially those visiting Waterloo Street, will find it impossible to miss the Sri Krishnan Temple. Established in 1870, this spectacular religious temple was initially a tree...

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Sakya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple

Sakya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple

Singapore, Singapore

The Sakya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple is one of the most prominent and popular Buddhist temples in Singapore. Located in the picturesque Indian Quarter, Sakya Muni Buddha Gaya Temple was founded by a Thai Monk who visited...

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Hajjah Fatimah Mosque

Hajjah Fatimah Mosque

Singapore, Singapore

The Hajjah Fatimah Mosque is in the historic area of Kampong Glam. It was completed in 1846 and is one of the few mosques to be named after a woman. Hajjah Fatimah was an aristocrat who lived on Java Road. In the late...

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Maghain Aboth Synagogue

Maghain Aboth Synagogue

Singapore, Singapore

The Maghain Aboth Synagogue, which means “The Shield of our Fathers”, was constructed in 1878 by Manasseh Meyer, and is one of the oldest Jewish structures that still stands in Southeast Asia. It is located on Waterloo...

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Jamae Mosque

Jamae Mosque

Singapore, Singapore

Singapore’s great sightseeing and breathtaking tourist attractions and the Jamae Mosque is one of the greatest construction marvels in Singapore. The Mosque is also known by its other name, Chulia Mosque from the...

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Kuan Yin Thong Hood Cho Temple

Kuan Yin Thong Hood Cho Temple

Singapore, Singapore

The Kuan Yin Thong Hood Cho Temple offers a place of worship for the Chinese goddess of mercy. This mark of Asian heritage is one of the oldest Buddhist temples in Singapore and is an example of ancient Chinese temple...

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Lian Shan Shuang Lin Temple

Lian Shan Shuang Lin Temple

Singapore, Singapore

At the heart of Singapore sits a beautiful Buddhist temple known as the Lian Shan Shuang Lin Temple. This temple is located in the town of Toa Payoh and its name roughly translates to “The Twin Groves of the Lotus...

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