- 9900 Stoneybrook Drive
- Kensington, Maryland 20895-3199
- United States of America
- (1) 301-588-0650
- Facsimile: (1) 301-588-0653
Plan your trip to the temple using Washington D.C. public transportation.
The Washington D.C. Temple family priority times at the baptistry are:
Tuesdays:10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.
Wednesdays: 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m.
Thursdays: 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 12:00 noon, and 4:30 p.m.
Fridays: 9:00 a.m., 1:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 4:30 p.m.
Monday Closed Tuesday–Friday Every hour from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.; every 30 minutes from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Saturday Every 30 minutes from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Baptistry availability and scheduling is different at every temple. Please contact the temple for available dates and times if needed.
Other ordinances can be scheduled by appointment. Please contact the temple for available dates and times.
For information regarding group visits or live ordinances see Additional Info.
- Maintenance Dates Closed
- Monday, January 5–Saturday, January 17
- Monday, August 10–Monday, October 5
- Other Dates Closed
- Thursday, January 1
- Saturday, March 28 (after the 12:00 noon session)
- Saturday, April 4
- Saturday, July 4
- Wednesday, November 25 (after the 12:00 noon session)
- Thursday, November 26
- Thursday, December 24
- Friday, December 25
- Thursday, December 31 (after the 12:00 noon session)
- Special Openings
- The following Monday holidays (every 30 minutes from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon):
- January 19
- February 16
- May 25
- October 12
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.
Please contact the temple to schedule a group visit.
- Cafeteria vending
- Clothing service available
- Nov 15, 1968
- Temple Announced
- Dec 7, 1968
- Sep 17, 1974
- Open House Start Date
- Nov 2, 1974
- Open House End Date
- Nov 19, 1974
- Dedication Date