Temple Street is located in Yau Ma Tei, Kowloon, Hong Kong. It is a distinctive street in Hong Kong. It is also the most famous night market in Hong Kong. Many movies have been shot on this street. Temple Street is famous for its evening market, which sells cheap goods. It is known as a common people’s nightclub in Hong Kong. Let us enjoy this trip to Temple Street.Steel Pipe
Origin of Name
During the Qing Dynasty, a temple named Tin Hau Temple was built in the middle of the temple street, which is called Yau Ma Tei Tin Hau Temple. On the other hand, Temple Street is also known as “Men’s Street” because of its similar nature to “Ladies Market” in Mongkok and its male-dominated visitors. The younger generation in Hong Kong mostly use “old temple” as the common name of temple street.
Starting in the evening of each day, the stalls on the street of Temple Street will open. Those stalls and booths sell a wide range of goods including men’s clothing, handicrafts, tea sets, jades, antiques, and even cheap electronic products. There are also many fortune-telling and phase-viewing stalls near Tin Hou Temple, and there will be Cantonese opera performances. In the early years, there were also some martial artists performing and selling medicine here.