Centre Bouddhique du Bois de Vincennes

Painstakingly cut from chestnut wood, 180 000 slats of wood have been used to create the attractive roof of this building, used as a pavilion at the 1931 Colonial Exhibition. Inside, admire the 9m-high monumental statue of Buddha, covered in gold leaf.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Route de la Ceinture-du-Lac-Daumesnil - Kagyu Dzong

Phone:

+33 1 40 04 98 06

Price:

free of charge

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