Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Hall
Over 100 hectares, facing west, Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Hall went through 9 years of construction. The main hall in the center, 8 towers in the front, a giant Buddha statue on the back, leaning south towards the spiritual mountain, and a park stationed on the north side. The main hall is a 7 story building with shrines worshipping the Chinese gods and 48 underground exhibition rooms displaying artifacts which gradually open one room at a time every hundred year. A huge plaza which holds up to 30 thousand people is decorated with the 18 Arhat statues. The park on the north is designed to hold small events and for family use activities. Fo Guang Shan is rich in religion background, rare unique artifacts is in displayed everywhere makes the spiritual visit both educational and interesting.
During huge events like the Lantern Festival, Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Hall is the best place to experience the holiday spirits. It is a spiritual and educational visit to experience the traditional Taiwan.
Weekends and Holidays
Fo Guang Shan Toursit Information Center
Fo Guang Shan Memorial Lobby
Free of charge
Highway no.1 transfer to Highway no.8 bound for Highway no.3
Highway no.3 transfer to Highway no.10 heading Chishan
Exit on Linko Interchange turn right onto Tongling Rd.
By High Speed Railway
From Zuoying HSR Station
Take E-DA bus to Fo Guang Shan Buddha Memorial Hall
From Kaohsiung Railway Station
Take Kaohsiung Bus no.8010 or no.8011