We look forward with great excitement to the return of the Festival of Lights at the Washington DC Temple and Visitors’ Center. Lights will illuminate the grounds from dusk until… Read More »Annual Festival of Lights Return
Festival of Lights Returns for 2022
Come See the Washington D.C. Temple
Visible from the beltway, the Washington D.C. Temple offers beautiful grounds and stunning architecture. There are activities year round at the Visitors’ Center. Come & visit with your friends and family. If you are unable to come in person you can take a virtual tour of the Visitors’ Center and temple grounds by clicking the button below.
Events at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center
Ring in the season with this fun multimedia concert from the Baird family! Enjoy professional musical renditions of timeless carols (and learn a few new favorites!) put to beautiful art and video… Read More »Melinda Baird & Shaundra Culatta
A live broadcast of the annual Christmas Devotional by the First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is worth watching for member and non-member alike.… Read More »First Presidency Christmas Devotional
Washington D.C. Temple
The Washington D.C. Temple was the first Latter-day Saint temple to be built on the East Coast of the United States. Completed in 1974, it is the third-largest temple in the world.
Visitors from all over the world come to this sacred site for its beauty and religious significance. Members of the Church gather inside the temple for sacred religious ceremonies that bring them closer to God, while tourists come to view the temple grounds and enjoy the Visitors’ Center. There is something for everyone at the Washington D.C. Temple.