Widely regarded as the most exquisite example of traditional Chinese architecture in Canada, the International Buddhist Temple is in many ways like a work of art taken straight out of Chinese history.
As a magnificent structural complex modeled after the Forbidden City in Beijing, China, the temple features Chinese imperial architecture in all its glory. Combining intricate stonework and symbolic carvings with the elements of nature, the tranquil grounds resemble a scholar's courtyard in ancient China. Inside the artistic interior of the temple, admire the finest Chinese workmanship in painting, calligraphy, sculpture and carpentry. Discover traditional Chinese art and culture in majestic Buddha statues, exquisite shrines and spectacular ceramic murals. Come experience what the temple has to offer. Come and inspire your mind and spirit!