No. 114, Shinmei Street, Tainan City【Brief Introduction】
The Kaijiwu Temple worships Lord Wun Heng, commonly known as Guandiye, Guangong, Guanshengdijyun.【History】
It is a Third Class historic site. Built in 1669, it was the first temple dedicated to Guandiye in Taiwan, therefore named Kaijiwu Temple, which means Founding Martial Temple. This temple is commonly known as Little Guandi Temple. Together with Sacrificial Rites Mar-tial Temple, commonly known as the Big Guandi Temple, they are two the biggest Guandi temples in Tainan.
Main God of Worship: Guanshengdijyun
This building has several unique characteristics. It is a single-storey house built with brick, stone and wood and consists of three Fujian-style halls. The huge "door nail" on the main door replaces the role of the divine door gods.
In the main hall, there is an ancient bell, built in 1858, with inscriptions on it. On the roof of the Sancuan Temple, there is a sculpture of the "Fool Salvage" carrying the Temple’s roof corner on his shoulders.
--Source: Travel Information from the Tainan Tourism Website.