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Bogotá Colombia Temple

57th dedicated temple in operation
Bogotá Colombia Temple

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Carrera 46 N°127-45
Bogotá, Distrito Capital
Telephone:  (+57) 1-625-8000


Clothing rental available
NO cafeteria food served
Patron housing available
Distribution center nearby (Store Locator)


7 April 1984

Groundbreaking and Site Dedication: 

26 June 1993 by William R. Bradford

Public Open House: 

27 March–18 April 1999


24–26 April 1999 by Gordon B. Hinckley


3.71 acres  |  1.5 hectares

Exterior Finish: 

Brazilian granite, Asa Branca

Architectural Features: 

Single attached end spire with an angel Moroni statue

Ordinance Rooms: 

Four instruction rooms (two-stage progressive), three sealing rooms, and one baptistry

Total Floor Area: 

53,500 square feet  |  4,970 square meters


8,371 feet  |  2,552 meters

Temple History

The Bogotá Colombia Temple was the fifth temple built in South America and the first built in Colombia.

Due to difficulties that included finding a suitable location and acquiring property for the Bogotá Colombia Temple, over nine years passed from the announcement to the groundbreaking ceremony.