Hong San See Temple

By Claire Leow True to the multi-cultural mosaic of Singapore, off a street called Mohamed Sultan Road is a magnificent Chinese temple of Minnan style, Minnan being the southern Chinese who immigrated to Singapore. This is Hong San See (凤山寺) – the temple on Phoenix Hill – which after restoration between 2007 and 2009 won a UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Award for Cultural Heritage Conservation in 2010. It topped 33 entries from 14 countries. all things Bukit Brown organised an off-site [...]