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very relaxing

The temple is a very beautiful place to visit weither your into religion or not very peacefull and... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2016
tim787
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Really beautiful to see the lights we stayed for the carol singing and were a little disappointed... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2016
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509 Tuhikaramea Road | Temple View, Hamilton 3218, New Zealand
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

The temple is a very beautiful place to visit weither your into religion or not very peacefull and very calm and relaxing

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank tim787
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Really beautiful to see the lights we stayed for the carol singing and were a little disappointed that the carols were not what I call traditional carols but that is just my personal opinion the young people that helped with parking and information were in...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank 232anon232
Reviewed 14 January 2016

We visited this after Christmas to see the lights. They are wonderful and free to visit. The parking is well organised with helpers to get you into the adjacent paddock with traffic control lights. There are hundreds of visitors at this time of the year...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank nadyjay
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Whether you visit during the day, or at night especially when totally lit up, this white-washed church is beautiful. A must- to-see at xmas with many international visitors and children. A top attraction for New Zealand. Massive but peaceful serenity. A lot of History behind...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank karina f
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Go there during the Christmas season when they got all the lights lit up. its really peaceful and beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank 694don
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

came here at christmas time with a group of friends and it was an amazing night. the church is decked out in christmas lights. shows the actual true meaning of christmas. easy parking, and only a short stroll from the car park then go for...More

Date of experience: December 2014
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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

best to come during christmas season when the christmas lights are on! easy to access parking lot! expect to be crowded during Ber month. Visit it at night time!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank manzano00
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Love going to the temple and visitors centre. So peaceful and welcome! The Christmas lights are a must see event for all!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Mscoffee1
Reviewed 2 September 2015

An interesting place with a lot of earnest people from over seas. No pressure but I was not comfortable with lack of NZ input or local folk to talk with. Most people we met were from that group and it lacked a kiwi touch with...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Aaron U
Reviewed 22 August 2015

The temple is a very spiritual place and taking the family there for my sisters Wedding was amazing. Other reviewers obviously don't understand the principle of the temple and perhaps were a bit paranoid, it's not a tourist destination as so much as it is...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Israel H
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