The Buddhapadipa Temple is a Buddhist monastery covering 4 acres and including an ornamental lake, a small grove, a lovely flower garden and an orchard. The Uposatha or Shrine Hall of the temple is a holy place, which is the sacred house for all Buddhist activities and ceremonies such as ordination. On the four interior walls are some masterpieces of typical Thai mural paintings to depict the Buddha's lifetime. The window and door frames are made of gold leaf gilded carved teak timbers and are also inlaid with coloured glass.
Prices and opening times
The temple is open from 10.00 am to15.30 pm every day. The temple grounds are open on weekdays but the main temple is open to the public only on the weekends.
Please check the website for booking details, including group visits and guided tours
Venue Details & Map
Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)
14 Calonne Road
- +44 (0)20 8946 1357
- Public transport:
- Exit the station and turn right, walk up Wimbledon Village on A219, Calonne Rd is on the left hand side.
- Payment Facilities
- Free entry