Temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Antananarivo Madagascar Temple

Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; groundbreaking not announced

Location

Antananarivo
Madagascar

Announcement: 

3 October 2021

Construction Status

The Antananarivo Madagascar Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.


Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Antananarivo Madagascar Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.


Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Antananarivo Madagascar Temple.


Temple Announcement

Plans to construct the Antananarivo Madagascar Temple were announced by President Russell M. Nelson at the closing session of the October 2021 General Conference. There are nearly 13,000 Church members in more then 40 congregations on the island nation of Madagascar. The temple in Antananarivo will be the country's first temple. Madagascar is the fourth largest island in the world, and the capital of Antananarivo is home to more than 1.4 million people. The Church has been established in Madagascar since 1993.1


Temple Facts

The Antananarivo Madagascar Temple will be the first temple built in Madagascar.


  1. "At the October 2021 General Conference, the Prophet Says the Church Will Build 13 More Temples," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 3 Oct. 2021.