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Address: 9900 Stoneybrook Dr, Kensington, MD 20895-3149
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This is a wonderful building to accompany the temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints that is also located on the grounds. They will explain various tenants of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Layton, Utah
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Layton, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 196 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful building to accompany the temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints that is also located on the grounds. They will explain various tenants of the church's faith to visitors and show you what the temple looks like on the inside with a very detailed model. You can also view movies, get information... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family loves to go here to see the lights over Christmas, but they also have music performances all year.

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Millersville, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Every year we visit the LDS temple during the Christmas season because of the lights, concerts, nativities, etc. This place is very family friendly, no pressure, and just a peaceful place to visit.

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Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

What a great respite from the daily hustle and bustle of life. To go and feel the peace of Heaven and once again focus on what matters makes the journey of mortality easier. The Temple is splended in nature and architectural detail. The grounds are landscaped beauitifuly and are family friendly. The Visitor Center can help answer the great questions... More 

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Lexington, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Enjoy the lights by the warmth of your car or go into the Visitor's Center and also enjoy the many Christmas trees displayed as well as a variety of small Nativities from across the globe. They have special musical programs each night during the holiday season as well, all free of charge. Definitely worth the visit.

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Thank BobH22
Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful temple and temple grounds. Great visitor center with lots to see and do. Temple grounds are decorated at Christmas time and makes for a great visit

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Cape Elizabeth, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I visited the LDS Temple Visitors Center in Kensington to attend a Christmas Jazz show. As we entered the grounds we were amazed at the lights arrayed around the grounds. They told us there were 650,000 lights! Upon entering the Visitors Center we were greeted by friendly people eager to share something about the Mormon faith. For... More 

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Reviewed October 17, 2016

We made the drive from Columbia and it was a worthwhile experience. I spent two hours in the visitor's center and I could have easily spent another two, but I wanted to walk the grounds of the temple before the sun went down. I especially enjoyed the exhibit where one can learn about different Mormons today. Cool exhibit. We spent... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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Reviewed September 6, 2016

The visitor's center is very informative, and even has a model of the LDS Temple to see inside. The grounds are beautiful! The flowers and trees and walkways are worth it even if you don't go inside the visitor's center.

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Kensington, Maryland
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

The temple is open to all visitors and the staff are friendly, the decoration of the temple with lights in December of every years worth the efforts of visit. The temple is one of the monuments to visit in the Washington Metropolitan Area.

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