We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A blaze with lights at Christmas

At Christmas the gardens on the hill leading to the temple are decorated with fairy lights. Quite... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Napier, New Zealand
Temple closed but grounds/park is amazing

Although the temple was closed, we thoroughly enjoyed walking the nearby Labour Missionary park. It... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
South Jordan, Utah
Read all 94 reviews
All photos (11)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“take pictures”(2 reviews)
“visitors”(24 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
509 Tuhikaramea Road | Temple View, Hamilton 3218, New Zealand
+64 7-846 2750
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Hamilton
from US$28.05
More Info
from US$58.90
More Info
from US$24.54
More Info
from US$14.02
More Info
Reviews (94)
Filter reviews
91 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews christmas lights take pictures visitors visionary information beauty
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 91 reviews
Reviewed 5 November 2018

At Christmas the gardens on the hill leading to the temple are decorated with fairy lights. Quite spectacular. There is a visitor centre open all year around where you can learn more info about the temple and history. During the year the temple is illuminated...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank jend512018
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Although the temple was closed, we thoroughly enjoyed walking the nearby Labour Missionary park. It was serene and beautiful with a sense of history. We can't wait to return when the temple is open.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank N7394JRcindyb
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We visited the Hamilton Latter-Day Saint Temple but it is now closed for a three year renovation but you can still take pictures from outside the fences.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Kepi H
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Even if you are just visiting, it's a place that is peaceful and beautiful. People smile all around you and it is amazing to think that so many people helped to build this beautiful temple

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank makakeafamily
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Immaculately presented place of worship. The church, the grounds and the adjoining museum / visitor centre are all worth a look.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Stressman101
Reviewed 5 May 2018

The changes out in Temple View are amazing. They have added many different parts to their community and it has been made better. The temple itself always gives me a feeling of peace whenever I see it and its always the place to go for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jonellemodlik
Reviewed 28 March 2018

We stopped by twice to get different lighting for pictures, absolutely loved the peacefulness & beauty!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 99fayea
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Very beautiful temple, especially at night time when it lights up. A nice sight to go up and see for everyone. Reminder that you cannot go inside.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank edenlecomte
Reviewed 4 March 2018

it was so nice to see the temple. it's beautiful...set on the top of a hill..it's out in the country with nothing surrounding it. it's lovely.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank jolynm
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Each year the temple puts on a fabulous Christmas light display. The Temple is lite up and there are displays around the grounds. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank habanachooky
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 63 nearby hotels
Astra Motor Lodge
412 reviews
4.62 km away
BKs Hamilton
57 reviews
4.66 km away
Argent Motor Lodge
829 reviews
5.28 km away
Lake Point Motel
90 reviews
5.55 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 435 nearby restaurants
Cafe Fresca
162 reviews
4.27 km away
Turkish Kebab Stop
63 reviews
4.95 km away
Lola Breakfast
48 reviews
3.54 km away
Jukebox Diner
130 reviews
4.80 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 89 nearby attractions
Classics Museum
247 reviews
4.80 km away
Te Awa The Great New Zealand River Ride
34 reviews
5.99 km away
Taitua Arboretum
233 reviews
1.92 km away
Hamilton Zoo
784 reviews
5.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hamilton New Zealand Temple staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines