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Amarillo, Texas: Little Buddhist Temple

Dragons and a giant gold Buddha, only three miles off of Route 66.

WatLao Buddharam

4695 State Hwy 136, Amarillo, TX
WatLao Buddharam. Northeast edge of the city. On the southeast side of Hwy 136, three miles northeast of its intersection with Route 66/E. Amarillo Blvd.
Daily 6-6. Gated after hours. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Buddhist temple.

Little Buddhist Temple

This tiny bright yellow and red temple is adorned with gold filigree designs. On the roof are "Chofah's" which are large, tall, thin bird statues. The front door is guarded by large green serpents with sharklike teeth descending each side of the stairway entrance. Giant golden Buddha Statue in the garden next door.

[Vicki Stevison, 08/31/2014]

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