The most beautiful Los Angeles churches and temples

We scoped out the city's most stunning houses of worship to pick the most beautiful Los Angeles churches and temples
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Los Angeles churches are more than just houses of worship; they're multicultural reminders that this city does, in fact, have lasting, monumental architecture. We found plenty of beauty in stately structures from Koreatown to far-flung suburbs. Whether you're thinking about wedding planning or simply searching for the city's most beautiful buildings, you'll find plenty to admire in our multi-denominational picks for the most stunning Los Angeles churches, temples and cathedrals.

The 15 most beautiful Los Angeles churches and temples

1
St. Vincent de Paul Church
Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

St. Vincent de Paul Church

University Park
621 W Adams Blvd
213-749-8950

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

2
Hsi Lai Temple
Photograph: Ray S. / Flickr

Hsi Lai Temple

Hacienda Heights
3456 Glenmark Dr
626-961-9697

Photograph: Ray S. / Flickr

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3
Immanuel Presbyterian Church
Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

Immanuel Presbyterian Church

Koreatown
3300 Wilshire Blvd
213-389-3191

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

4
Los Angeles California Temple
Photograph: Brian Davis / Creative Commons

Los Angeles California Temple

Westwood
10777 Santa Monica Blvd
310-474-5569

Photograph: Brian Davis / Creative Commons

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5
BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir
Photograph: Alainmoscosco / Creative Commons

BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir

Chino Hills
15100 Fairfield Ranch Rd
909-614 5000 

Photograph: Alainmoscosco / Creative Commons

6
Wilshire Boulevard Temple
Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

Wilshire Boulevard Temple

Koreatown
3663 Wilshire Blvd
213-388-2401

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

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7
Malibu Hindu Temple
Photograph: Ganesh Krishnamurthy / Creative Commons

Malibu Hindu Temple

Calabasas
1600 Las Virgenes Canyon Rd
818-880-5552

Photograph: Ganesh Krishnamurthy / Creative Commons

8
Thien Hau Temple
Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

Thien Hau Temple

Chinatown
756 Yale St
213-680-1860

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

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9
Wayfarers Chapel.
Photograph: John Borden

Wayfarers Chapel

Rancho Palos Verdes
5755 Palos Verdes Drive South
310-377-1650

Photograph: John Borden

10
St. Andrew Catholic Church
Photograph: Michael Juliano

St. Andrew Catholic Church

Pasadena
311 N Raymond Ave
626-792-4183

Photograph: Michael Juliano

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11
First Congregational Church of Los Angeles
Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

First Congregational Church of Los Angeles

Westlake
540 S Commonwealth Ave
213-385-1341

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

12
Wat Thai Of Los Angeles
Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

Wat Thai of Los Angeles

North Hollywood
8225 Coldwater Canyon Ave
818-780-4200

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

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13
St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church
Photograph: Cbl62 / Creative Commons

St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Church

Mid City
1324 S Normandie Ave
323-737-2424

Photograph: Cbl62 / Creative Commons

14
Holy Transfiguration Russian Orthodox Church
Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

Holy Transfiguration Russian Orthodox Church

East Hollywood
5432 Fernwood Ave
323-469-0366

Photograph: Jakob N. Layman

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15
First Church of Christ, Scientist
Photograph: Michael Juliano

First Church of Christ, Scientist

Pasadena
80 Oakland St
626-793-5151

Photograph: Michael Juliano

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