Time Required : Less than 1 hour
Timings : 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Entry Fees : Free
Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple is one of the oldest temples in Johor, located along Jalan Trus. Also known as the Old Temple, it functions as the worship place of 5 Chinese clans- Hakka, Cantonese, Teochew, Hokkien and Hainan.
Earlier, these clans were rivals over land control issues. When Tian Hiok Nee, a Chinese religious leader, managed to bring about peace between them, he founded the Johor Bahru Old Chinese Temple. Hence, the temple is symbolic of peace and unity.
A highlighting feature of the temple is the Tien Gong incense pot placed at the entrance. The mini cultural centre located in the premise has historical relics on display.