Located north-east of May 1st Square, the Chongshan Temple is most famous for its three statues of bodhisattvas.
Built nearly 100 years ago, Jinci temple is a fine example of an ancient wooden building. It is located at the source of the Jin River, 25kms from Taiyuan.
The Shanxi Museum opened in 2005 and has 3 floors filled with tomb relics, bronze statues, fossils and coffin murals, amongst others. It is reputed to be one of the best museums in China.