Visitor Guidelines

Your health and safety are our top priorities. Please be assured that Jinyin Temple is following guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Pennsylvania for increased health and safety procedures.  


We look forward to welcoming you to Jinyin Temple! We are a Sino Esoteric Buddhist sangha in the poconos and a world peace center. A review of our visitor guidelines and regulations below can help orient you before you arrive and ensure you get the most out of your experience at Jinyin Temple. By visiting the Temple, you agree to abide by these policies. Please make sure to plan ahead for your visit.

To ensure that we are providing a safe environment for all, the Temple has the following additional protocols in place:

  • Proper face coverings are required indoors for all visitors age two and older, even if you are fully vaccinated.

  • Maintain physical distancing. Keep at least six feet from others. 

  • Report symptoms of illness.

  • Wash hands and use hand sanitizer regularly during your visit.

  • Please follow directions from sangha members.

Temple Entry and Hours

  • Our indoor prayer hall is still closed to the public, but you are welcome to visit and take a walk around the outdoor meditation park and garden. 

  • If you would like to visit our prayer hall, please contact us by submitting your request via the contact form on our website.

  • The Temple asks visitors to enter Jinyin Temple via Milford Road entrance. Parking is not available on non-open days. 

  • Smoking, including electronic cigarettes, is not allowed on the Temple’s property or near the entrance.

  • Weapons and hazardous materials are not permitted in the Temple. The Temple reserves the right to refuse entry to any visitor carrying a prohibited item.

Jinyin Temple Open Days 2021 and hours are as follows:

  • May 15th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

  • June 12th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

  • July 17th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

  • August 14th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

  • September 11th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

  • October 16th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

  • November 13th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.

  • December 11th, Saturday: 1 p.m.–5 p.m.