Bern Switzerland Temple

  • Was dedicated on September 11-15, 1955 by President David O. McKay.
  • Was the first temple built in Europe, and the first “overseas” temple.
  • Was originally named the Swiss Temple.
  • Was the first temple to use the film presentation of the endowment ceremony.
  • Was the first temple where English would not be the predominant language.
  • Was originally built without an angel Moroni on top; it was added in 2005.
  • The coloring page design was based upon the temple’s front facade.

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