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【6月25日及6月26日參神路線改動安排】
黃大仙祠將於6月26日(日)舉行「慶回歸25載升旗禮暨黃大仙祠升旗台啟用禮」。由6月25日下午2時起,祠內大殿平台及財神宮平台將暫停開放,而6月26日上午7時30分至9時,只開放第二、第三參神平台及盂香亭。期間,上香區將設於第二參神平台,而求籤區則設於第三參神平台。而大殿平台及財神宮平台則於中午12時後開放,入園善信敬請留意現場的指示,多謝合作。

參神路線改動詳情如下:
  • 日期:2022年6月25日(星期六)
  • 時間:下午2時至下午4時30分
  • 封路區域:大殿平台及財神宮平台
  • 日期:2022年6月26日(星期日)
  • 時間:上午7時30分至上午9時
  • 只開放第二、第三參神平台及盂香亭
  • 大殿平台及財神宮平台將於中午12時後開放
*上香區:移至第二參神平台(十二生肖銅像)
*求籤區:移至第三參神平台
臨時改路措施實施期間,黃大仙祠內人流預計會較為擁擠,請遵循在場職員指示。 如有不便,敬請原諒。

Cultural Affairs

Cultural Heritage and Promotion

Cultural Centre for WTS Belief and Customs

Address
Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple, 2, Chuk Yuen Village, Wong Tai Sin, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Tel
(852) 2352 8400
Open Hour
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m
Email
wtscc@siksikyuen.org.hk
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Cultural Centre for Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs

Origin

The Sik Sik Yuen Wong Tai Sin Temple is the place of origin of the Wong Tai Sin Faith in Hong Kong. Through the century of preaching Taoism by the sages, the belief of Wong Tai Sin has not only been deeply rooted in Hong Kong, but the Wong Tai Sin Temple has also become an important religious attraction as well. With the active cooperation between the SAR Government and our Yuen, the "Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs" in Hong Kong was inscribed onto the fourth national list of intangible cultural heritage by the State Council in 2014, and also was listed in the first "Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Hong Kong" by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department in 2017. To celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Sik Sik Yuen and promote the culture of Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs to the worshippers and tourists from all of the world persistently, our Board of Directors are in great honour to establish the "Cultural Centre for Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs" in 2021.


The Construction Progress of the Cultural Centre

The "Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs" in Hong Kong was inscribed onto the fourth national list of intangible cultural heritage by the State Council in 2014. Since then, the board of directors of Sik Sik Yuen started to find a way to establish a systematic platform to promote the faith and values of Wong Tai Sin Belief.

In 2018, a proposal about setting up a Cultural Centre of Master Wong Tai Sin belief and culture in Wong Tai Sin Temple was adopted in board meeting. However, with a history of over 100 years, the space of the temple had been fully occupied. Hence, our board of directors decided to learn from the successful module -- “Taisui Yuanchen Hall”, to create a underground area for the Cultural Centre in the central of Wong Tai Sin Temple.

The construction affected the situation as a whole, the Statues of Yuelao and Couples was needed to be relocated to Fung Ming Hall Plaza, the height level of the (original) platform of the Statues of Yuelao and Couples had to be raised. A Caishen Palace (also known as God of Wealth Palace) was built on the raised platform afterwards. At the same time, an escalator was built beside the main gate of the temple, in order to serve the elder worshippers. The area of the construction site of Cultural Centre was covered the main road of the temple so, a new worshipping routing must be planned. Also, since the Cultural Centre is located at the central of the temple, the only way for constructive materials and machine to move in, was to overhang by mobile crane. Last but not least, in order to provide a larger space for exhibition, all columns had to be built against the wall , and so, the structure wall had to be strengthened.

The construction work had been lasted for 3 years and finished in 2021. Our Board of directors had chosen “11 Nov, 2021” to open the Cultural Centre officially. Hence, “11 Nov” was the day of the "Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs" in Hong Kong inscribed onto the fourth national list of intangible cultural heritage in 2014, and, “2021” is the year of 100th anniversary of Sik Sik Yuen. The establishment of the Cultural Centre symbolized one of the milestones in a century of history of Sik Sik Yuen.


The Design Concept of the Cultural Centre

The “Cultural Centre for Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs“ is the first exhibition hall of intangible cultural heritage which established by the successors. The design concept of the Cultural Centre is “To use the Modern Technology, To promote the Traditional Culture”, content and exhibits must be demonstrated in a friendly and interesting way to both scholars and laymen, and, to teens and elders. Hence, the Cultural Centre would be able to become a platform of inheritance of Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs.

The Cultural Centre could be divided into 10 zones:

  • Wishing Wall
  • Pilgrimage to the Temple
  • Chronicle of a Hundred Years
  • Glimpses of History
  • Taoist Culture Exploration
  • Display of Taoist Robes
  • Couplets Appreciation
  • A Stroll through Time
  • Enlightenment from Master Wong Tai Sin
  • Trip Mementos

Book a Visit

The Cultural Centre for Wong Tai Sin Belief and Customs is now opened to group visit. For personal individual visit, please pay attention to the announcement on the Sik Sik Yuen website and Facebook. Please click on the following link and fill in the application form if you are interested in group visit: