Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)

ADDRESS
14 Calonne Road Wimbledon LONDON, SW19 5HJ
TELEPHONE
OPENING TIMES
Daily 9:00-18:00
PRICES
Free

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Buddhist temple set in idyllic grounds.

The first Buddhist temple in the United Kingdom lies hidden away on a residential street on the edge of Wimbledon Park. Transferred here in 1976 from its original home in Richmond, the centre is primarily a centre for the dissemination of theoretical and practical Buddhist teachings but respectful visitors are welcomed to explore its colourful temple and grounds. The Temple consists of a house where the monks live and a cottage. An ornamental lake, a small grove, flower garden and an orchard decorate the four-acre grounds.

Best for:
Monastic ceremonies, Thai architecture, contemplation and calm.

Did you know?
This is Europe's only Thai temple.


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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

Wimbledon Tube Station
17 minutes walk
Wimbledon Park Tube Station
18 minutes walk
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

Wimbledon Railway Station
17 minutes walk

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