Bogotá Colombia Temple
57th dedicated temple in operation; temporarily closed
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AddressCarrera 46 no. 127–45
Capital Bogotá, Distrito
Telephone: (+57) 1-625-8000
ServicesClothing rental available
Cafeteria food served
Patron housing available
Distribution center nearby (Store Locator)
Announcement:7 April 1984
Groundbreaking and Site Dedication:26 June 1993 by William R. Bradford
Public Open House:27 March–18 April 1999
Dedication:24–26 April 1999 by Gordon B. Hinckley
Exterior Finish:Brazilian granite, Asa Branca
Architectural Features:Single attached end spire with an angel Moroni statue
Ordinance Rooms:Four ordinance rooms (two-stage progressive) and three sealing
Total Floor Area:53,500 square feet
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.