Visitors' Center Events


  • "Why I Believe"

    Sunday, March 19, 7:00 p.m.

    Join us for “Why I Believe,” featuring President and Sister Schaerr on Sunday, March 19. President Schaerr serves as president of the newly formed Gaithersburg YSA Branch. After clerking on the Supreme Court for Justice Antonin Scalia and working in the White House Counsel’s office, President Schaerr became one of the country’s leading appellate lawyers. In 2014 he formed his own firm so he could defend religious freedom. He is also an adjunct professor at BYU Law School. He is has been a bishop, a counselor in several stake presidencies, and currently serves on the LDS D.C. Public Affairs Advisory Committee. Sister Schaerr has been a seminary teacher, president of ward Primary, Young Women, and Relief Society organizations, and is a temple worker.

  • Bishop Casellas Presentation

    Sunday, March 26, 7:00 p.m.

    Bishop Casellas will speak at the visitors' center on “The Biological Underpinnings of Our Probationary State,” with extensive references to the New Testament. We encourage all to attend this presentation, especially youth of Seminary age and their parents.

  • A Heartfelt Japanese Concert

    Friday, April 7, 7:00 p.m.

    Come enjoy a variety of musical performances by talented Japanese artists:

    • Seiko & Junko Shimada will perform fun Japanese songs, well-loved American songs, and beautiful classical songs in a classical crossover style, accompanied by polished pianist Kiemi Watabe Langlois.
    • The concert will begin with a beautiful performance by hardworking young violinist Rio Yamazaki (14) and confident young flutist Megumi Kadarusman (14).
    • We will also welcome back YUKA & MIRI, an amazing piano duet who play with much passion and humor.

    The concert is for all ages. We look forward to sharing a memorable evening of joyful music with you!

  • Savior of the World

    Friday, April 14, 7:00 p.m.

    Members of all faiths are welcome to attend this sacred Easter musical depicting events surrounding the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The performance is 75 minutes long. For more information and to reserve seating, go to http://www.sotwdc.com/

  • Savior of the World

    Saturday, April 15, at 3:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

    Members of all faiths are welcome to attend this sacred Easter musical depicting events surrounding the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The performance is 75 minutes long. For more information and to reserve seating, go to http://www.sotwdc.com/

  • Savior of the World

    Sunday, April 16, 7:00 p.m.

    Members of all faiths are welcome to attend this sacred Easter musical depicting events surrounding the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The performance is 75 minutes long. For more information and to reserve seating, go to http://www.sotwdc.com/

  • Savior of the World

    Friday, April 21, 7:00 p.m.

    Members of all faiths are welcome to attend this sacred Easter musical depicting events surrounding the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus Christ. The performance is 75 minutes long. For more information and to reserve seating, go to http://www.sotwdc.com/

  • Washington D.C. Temple Orchestra Spring Concert

    Saturday, April 22, 7:00 p.m.

    The Washington D.C. Temple Orchestra presents their ninth annual spring concert on Saturday, April 22, at 7 p.m. The visitors' center is located at 9900 Stoneybrook Drive, Kensington.

  • Jason Lyle Black Performance

    Sunday, April 30, 7:00 p.m.

    Jason Lyle Black, the “Backwards Piano Man,” will perform April 30 at 7 p.m. at the Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center. Besides being an amazing pianist, Jason is a humorous and inspirational speaker. Everyone is welcome. #DCTemple