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

Construction Status

30 Under Construction   •   8 Under Renovation   •   33 Announced

Temples Under Construction

Under Construction

Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple


Completion:  Awaiting announcement of revised open house and dedication dates
Construction Status:  Completed; public open house and dedication postponed until large public gatherings deemed safe
Latest Photograph:  21 November 2020

Winnipeg Manitoba Temple


Completion:  Awaiting announcement of revised open house and dedication dates
Construction Status:  Completed; public open house and dedication postponed until large public gatherings deemed safe
Latest Photograph:  22 November 2020

Yigo Guam Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid-2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Window installation underway; scaffolding erected around the steeple
Latest Photograph:  12 November 2020

Pocatello Idaho Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Landscaping progressing along the ornamental fencing; cladding nearing completion of upper walls of east, south, and north sides; interior work progressing
Latest Photograph:  21 November 2020

Praia Cabo Verde Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Sealing the exterior walls with waterproofing mastic; structural framing for meetinghouse going up
Latest Photograph:  26 November 2020

Quito Ecuador Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Cladding of exterior underway; interior work progressing
Latest Photograph:  22 November 2020

San Juan Puerto Rico Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Preparing to pour tower walls
Latest Photograph:  19 November 2020

Belém Brazil Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early to mid-2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Applying vapor barrier to exterior of temple; enclosing temple
Latest Photograph:  14 November 2020

Saratoga Springs Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early to mid-2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Attaching precast concrete panels to exterior
Latest Photograph:  26 November 2020

Abidjan Côte d'Ivoire Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid-2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Interior plastering underway; foil vapor barrier attached to exterior walls; erecting structural frame for auxiliary building
Latest Photograph:  23 October 2020

Urdaneta Philippines Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Concrete body of temple constructed; rebar set for base walls of tower
Latest Photograph:  8 November 2020

Richmond Virginia Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Structural frame for portico and base of tower erected
Latest Photograph:  1 November 2020

Layton Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Main floor walls rising; main floor deck installed
Latest Photograph:  26 November 2020

Lima Peru Los Olivos Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Building the temple tower
Latest Photograph:  18 November 2020

Feather River California Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Structural steel framing for temple begins
Latest Photograph:  19 November 2020

Auckland New Zealand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Retaining wall constructed; foundation support in place
Latest Photograph:  2 August 2020

Moses Lake Washington Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Construction fence and privacy screen installed
Latest Photograph:  2 November 2020

Orem Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Preliminary slab poured in excavation area
Latest Photograph:  19 November 2020

Bangkok Thailand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Structural concrete reaches fourth floor of temple
Latest Photograph:  31 October 2020

Puebla Mexico Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Foundation work underway
Latest Photograph:  30 October 2020

Alabang Philippines Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Excavating for foundation
Latest Photograph:  17 October 2020

Taylorsville Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Installing aggregate piers to support foundation
Latest Photograph:  19 November 2020

Bentonville Arkansas Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Tree removal underway
Latest Photograph:  10 November 2020

Red Cliffs Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Excavation for foundation underway
Latest Photograph:  19 November 2020

San Pedro Sula Honduras Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 5 September 2020
Latest Photograph:  5 September 2020

Brasília Brazil Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 26 September 2020
Latest Photograph:  26 September 2020

Salta Argentina Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 4 November 2020
Latest Photograph:  4 November 2020

Davao Philippines Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 14 November 2020
Latest Photograph:  14 November 2020

Cobán Guatemala Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 14 November 2020
Latest Photograph:  14 November 2020

McAllen Texas Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 21 November 2020; conditional use permit approved; construction fence, trailers, and equipment on site
Latest Photograph:  21 November 2020

Temples Under Renovation

Under Renovation

Washington D.C. Temple


Completion:  Awaiting announcement of revised open house and rededication dates
Construction Status:  Completed; public open house and rededication postponed until large public gatherings deemed safe
Latest Photograph:  14 November 2020

Tokyo Japan Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Construction nearing completion
Latest Photograph:  1 November 2020

Mesa Arizona Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early to mid-2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  North lawn sod laid; exterior lighting operating; flowers being planted; interior finish work progressing
Latest Photograph:  24 November 2020

Hamilton New Zealand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid-2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Building new entrance canopy; interior renovations continue
Latest Photograph:  2 November 2020

Hong Kong China Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Interior and exterior renovations underway
Latest Photograph:  14 August 2020

St. George Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Temple annex clad; foundation strengthened
Latest Photograph:  22 November 2020

Columbus Ohio Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Ornamental fencing removed
Latest Photograph:  1 November 2020

Salt Lake Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2024 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Tower crane installed; tension rod coring the foundation on south side; building secant wall along foundation on north side
Latest Photograph:  15 November 2020

Announced Temples

Scheduled for Groundbreaking

Antofagasta Chile Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for Friday, 27 November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; demolishing structures; continuing to clear site
Latest Photograph:  19 November 2020

Mendoza Argentina Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  15 March 2020

Harare Zimbabwe Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for December 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  31 March 2020

Okinawa Japan Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for December 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  October 2015

Bengaluru India Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for December 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  27 February 2020
Site Officially Announced

Tooele Valley Utah Temple


Site Announced:  25 September 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released; rezoning request for residential portion of development to be withdrawn; signatures gathered for a possible referendum of the development (until rezoning is officially withdrawn)
Latest Photograph:  21 May 2020

Phnom Penh Cambodia Temple


Site Announced:  19 November 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  2 February 2020

Pago Pago American Samoa Temple


Site Announced:  14 August 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  May 2014

Neiafu Tonga Temple


Site Announced:  14 August 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  21 July 2018

Syracuse Utah Temple


Site Announced:  28 August 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location announced; temple site cleared; hauling away dirt
Latest Photograph:  20 November 2020

Port Moresby Papua New Guinea Temple


Site Announced:  14 September 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  26 February 2020
Announced April 2017

Nairobi Kenya Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  31 January 2020
Announced April 2018

Managua Nicaragua Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  2018

Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  2018

Russia Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; city not yet announced
Latest Photograph:  2018
Announced October 2018

Salvador Brazil Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; no site location announced; site clearing and preparation underway
Latest Photograph:  1 October 2020

Lagos Nigeria Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  October 2016
Announced April 2019

Budapest Hungary Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; no site location announced
Latest Photograph:  25 June 2020
Announced October 2019

Freetown Sierra Leone Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  15 May 2020

Bacolod Philippines Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  26 April 2017
Announced April 2020

Shanghai China Temple


Construction Status:  Status unknown
Latest Photograph:  9 December 2019

Bahía Blanca Argentina Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; no site location announced
Latest Photograph:  1 February 2020

Tallahassee Florida Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; no site location announced
Latest Photograph:  30 September 2020

Lubumbashi Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  14 August 2019

Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; no site location announced
Latest Photograph:  17 September 2019

Benin City Nigeria Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  8 January 2019

Dubai United Arab Emirates Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  10 September 2019
Announced October 2020

Tarawa Kiribati Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  20 June 2019

Port Vila Vanuatu Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  3 August 2020

Lindon Utah Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; no site location announced
Latest Photograph:  18 July 2019

Greater Guatemala City Guatemala Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; official name unknown
Latest Photograph:  11 April 2020

São Paulo Brazil East Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  24 May 2020

Santa Cruz Bolivia Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
Latest Photograph:  13 August 2020