Bern Switzerland
  • Physical Address

    • Tempelstrasse 2
    • Zollikofen
    • Switzerland
    • For GPS search, please use zip code for Muenchenbuchsee
    • (3053)
    Driving directions

    Mailing Address

    • Tempelstrasse 4-Postfach
    • CH-3052 Zollikofen
    • Switzerland

    Telephone

    • (41) 31-915-5252 E-mail: swiss-off@ldschurch.org
    • Patron Housing: (41) 31-915-5262 E-mail: swiss-hos@ldschurch.org
  • Endowment Sessions

    MondayClosed
    Tuesday–Thursday8:00, 9:00, 10:30, 11:30 a.m.; 1:00, 3:30 p.m.
    Friday8:00, 9:00, 10:30, 11:30 a.m.; 1:00, 3:30, 6:00, 7:00 p.m.
    (The Friday preceding the third Saturday of the month, 7:30 p.m.)
    Saturday8:00, 9:00, 10:30, 11:30 a.m.
      
    Additional sessions may be requested by stake and district presidencies.

    Please be at the temple 30 minutes prior to published times.
      

    Baptistry Times  

    Baptistry Hours: 
    The Baptistry is open during normal operating hours.
      
    Family Priority Baptistry Schedule: 
    Families are welcome at the baptistry any day of the week. Saturdays have been specifically set aside as family time for the baptistry.
     

    Closures

     

  • Special Sessions

  • Baptisms

    See above for official Baptistry information.

    Other Ordinances

    Other ordinances can be scheduled by appointment. Please contact the temple for available dates and times.

  • Groups

    For information regarding group visits or live ordinances see
    Additional Info.

    • Maintenance Dates
    • 2015
    • Monday, January 12–Monday, January 26
    • Monday, June 8–Monday, June 22
    • Other Dates
    • 2015
    • Thursday, January 1
    • Friday, December 25
    • Saturday, December 26
    • Special Openings
    • 2015
    • The following public holidays:
    • Friday, January 2 (Friday schedule)
    • Friday, April 3 (Friday schedule)
    • Thursday, May 14 (Thursday schedule)
    • Saturday, August 1 (Saturday schedule)
    • Thursday, December 24 (Saturday schedule)
  • Living Ordinances

    Please make an appointment with the temple before coming for living endowments, marriages, or sealings.

  • Family Name Cards

    Ordinances for family names must be done in proper sequence. If you wish to complete an endowment for a family name, allow sufficient time to complete the initiatory ordinances before the endowment session. If you are going to do the baptism the same day, you will need to allow even more time. 

    Learn how to prepare family names for the temple.

  • Group Attendance

    Please contact the temple to schedule a group visit.

  • Services Available

    • Cafeteria vending
    • Clothing service available
  • Milestones

    Jul 1, 1952
    Temple Announced
    Aug 5, 1953
    Groundbreaking
    Sep 11, 1955
    Open House Start Date
    Sep 11, 1955
    Open House End Date
    Sep 11, 1955
    Dedication Date