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Philadelphia Temple Church of Jesus Christ of LDS

1739 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-1122
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Absolutely beautiful!

We have come back since the Open House we attended. We absolutely LOVE coming here. The folks are... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Vicki A
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Brunswick, Md.
House of The Lord

The Colonial style architecture fits perfectly among this classic American city. With modern... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2018
travelinggiant
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Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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1739 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-1122
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have come back since the Open House we attended. We absolutely LOVE coming here. The folks are so friendly and helpful. Our experience was a most memorable one and we will be back. Thank you all so much!

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Reviewed February 14, 2018

The Colonial style architecture fits perfectly among this classic American city. With modern skyscrapers rising throughout the city this classic style and peaceful ground offer a grand place to come and be at peace. At the Visitor Center you can learn more about eternal families,...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2017

Visit the temple grounds at night.... we had the whole area to ourselves, and it was stunningly beautiful. The lights on the building and the peaceful tranquility here are exceptional. The LDS church does such an outstanding job building and maintaining these beautiful edifices. Take...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017

This is a beautiful building situated on nicely kept grounds in the heart of Philadelphia. It is well worth the visit even if you are not part of the LDS faith. There is a visitors center which allows someone to understand the LDS church if...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2017

I went with my family to the LDS Temple open hours in Augist 2016. The building was magnificent inside and out. The temple is now closed to the public, but you can sill go and tour the grounds. There is also a nearby chapel that...More

Thank Adam H
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Reviewed May 16, 2017

We didn't have time to go inside but loved seeing the Temple in Philly. I grew up in New Jersey and had to travel to Washington DC as a kid to attend the Temple for baptisms. I am grateful that we have a Temple in...More

Thank Dwight G
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

In a lot that previously held a parking lot - this new downtown addition is both STUNNING and calming! Beautiful architecture and incredible change to this corner!

Thank Brenda Y
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Reviewed February 14, 2017

I was able to view the new Temple during the public open house prior to dedication with a group of friends, . It was well organized considering the volume of people they were accomodating as it was mobbed. . As a friend to someone who...More

Thank hannak
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Reviewed February 2, 2017

This impressive church is not open to the general public. Personally, I find this surprising for America. An open house by reservation only was held for a limited time prior to the buildings consecration.

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

This is the newest ornament to the Logan Circle area. Entry is restricted to church members after the pre-consecration period now past. The exterior recalls the Salt Lake City structure with hints of Independence Hall. I regret a warmer color granite was not selected to...More

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