21 Jan. 2016
The First Presidency Announces Open House and Dedication Dates
The open house for the Philadelphia Temple will begin Friday, August 5, and conclude on Saturday, September 3, 2016. Tours of the temple will not be conducted on any of the Sundays in August.
The temple will be dedicated and broadcast to all Church meetinghouses in Pennsylvania and those in the Philadelphia Temple district on Sunday, September 18, in three sessions, 9:00 a.m., 12:00 noon and 3:00 p.m. A cultural celebration will be held the night before on Saturday, September 17.