Visit the Oakland Temple

Experience moments of peace and reflection at the Oakland Temple. Enjoy the tranquil fountains, beautiful flowers, and stunning sunsets. Visit the grounds together with family and friends.

Days of Christmas

Christmas Lights at Temple Hill

Come and see experience Days of Christmas at Temple Hill! The Christmas lights run from dusk until 9:00 PM, November 25th through December 31st, and free performances & events are available throughout the Christmas season. Make sure you subscribe to Temple Hill for updates on upcoming activities!

Events at Temple Hill

Family History

Oakland FamilySearch Library

The Oakland FamilySearch Library is a free community resource to the Bay Area and everyone is welcome to come and use it.

The best part of this service are the well-trained, kind, and helpful volunteers who are eager to assist you in achieving your family history goals.

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Members Worldwide

31,136

Congregations

168

Temples

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Volunteer Missionaries

Oakland Temple

The Oakland Temple is the 15th constructed and 13th operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It stands prominently on top of Temple Hill and shines brightly upon the whole face of Oakland. The Oakland Temple is considered a beacon of hope to the whole Bay Area.

Visitors from all over the world come to this sacred site for its beauty and religious significance. Members of the Church gather inside the temple for sacred religious ceremonies that bring them closer to God, while tourists come to view the temple grounds and enjoy the Visitors’ Center. There is something for everyone at the Oakland Temple.

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