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

Construction Status

14 Under Construction   •   7 Under Renovation   •   43 Announced

Temples Under Construction

Under Construction

Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple


Completion:  Awaiting announcement of revised open house and dedication dates
Construction Status:  Public open house and dedication postponed until large public gatherings deemed safe
Latest Photograph:  7 March 2020

Winnipeg Manitoba Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in late 2020 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Tarps removed from two sides of temple revealing brickwork; interior work progressing
Latest Photograph:  28 March 2020

Yigo Guam Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in early to mid-2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Exterior walls poured; concrete forms removed
Latest Photograph:  28 February 2020

Abidjan Côte d'Ivoire Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Pouring tower walls
Latest Photograph:  22 February 2020

Praia Cabo Verde Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Setting forms for foundation
Latest Photograph:  3 March 2020

San Juan Puerto Rico Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in late 2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Site clearing underway
Latest Photograph:  16 February 2020

Pocatello Idaho Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Interior framing underway; sealant being applied to sheathing; granite cladding progressing
Latest Photograph:  29 March 2020

Quito Ecuador Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Tower walls rising
Latest Photograph:  11 March 2020

Urdaneta Philippines Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Exterior walls rising
Latest Photograph:  17 March 2020

Belém Brazil Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Foundation poured; dome structure erected to protect concrete from rain
Latest Photograph:  12 February 2020

Saratoga Springs Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2022–2023 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Setting concrete forms and rebar for foundation; installing street lamp posts and irrigation lines along Founders Boulevard
Latest Photograph:  22 March 2020

Bangkok Thailand Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2023 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Pouring concrete columns, walls, and floor for temple complex substructure
Latest Photograph:  29 January 2020

Puebla Mexico Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2023 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Site clearing underway
Latest Photograph:  20 January 2020

Lima Peru Los Olivos Temple


Completion: 
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held June 8, 2019; full-scale construction delayed
Latest Photograph:  8 June 2019
Scheduled for Groundbreaking

Richmond Virginia Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for April 11, 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for private groundbreaking ceremony; youth activity held to clear temple site several weeks ago
Latest Photograph:  7 March 2020

Alabang Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for May 2, 2020
Construction Status:  Site cleared; preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  December 2018

Layton Utah Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for May 30, 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; applications submitted for preliminary subdivision plat and conditional use permit
Latest Photograph:  17 January 2020

Auckland New Zealand Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for June 13, 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; work underway on leveling ground and building retaining wall
Latest Photograph:  7 January 2020
Site Officially Announced

Tooele Valley Utah Temple


Site Announced:  25 September 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; exterior rendering released; concept plan submitted to local government
Latest Photograph:  4 February 2020

Feather River California Temple


Site Announced:  26 September 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; exterior rendering released and site location officially announced
Latest Photograph:  April 2019

Moses Lake Washington Temple


Site Announced:  29 October 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  October 2012

Washington County Utah Temple


Site Announced:  6 November 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  19 December 2019

Phnom Penh Cambodia Temple


Site Announced:  19 November 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; exterior rendering released and site location officially announced
Latest Photograph:  10 October 2019

Orem Utah Temple


Site Announced:  11 December 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; rezoning application approved by Orem Planning Commission
Latest Photograph:  29 February 2020

Taylorsville Utah Temple


Site Announced:  11 December 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; ordinances and resolution approved by Taylorsville City Council; demolition of stake center slated for April
Latest Photograph:  17 March 2020

McAllen Texas Temple


Site Announced:  11 December 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced
Latest Photograph:  December 2016

Bengaluru India Temple


Site Announced:  15 January 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; exterior rendering released and site location officially announced on January 15, 2020
Latest Photograph:  March 2019

Brasília Brazil Temple


Site Announced:  26 February 2020
Construction Status:  Government approval phase; exterior rendering released and site location officially announced on February 26, 2020
Latest Photograph:  5 January 2019

Temples Under Renovation

Scheduled for Rededication

Washington D.C. Temple


December 2020Public Open House:  24 September–31 October 2020
Rededication:  13 December 2020
Construction Status:  16th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; open house and rededication dates announced February 27, 2020
Latest Photograph:  15 March 2020
Under Renovation

Tokyo Japan Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2020 to early 2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  18th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; interior finishwork progressing; enclosing the annex
Latest Photograph:  22 March 2020

Mesa Arizona Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2020 to early 2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  7th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; window and fence installation progressing; placing coping stones on retaining walls; road work around temple continues
Latest Photograph:  31 March 2020

Hamilton New Zealand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early to mid-2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  11th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; interior and exterior renovations underway
Latest Photograph:  8 March 2020

Hong Kong China Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  48th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; interior and exterior renovations underway
Latest Photograph:  25 January 2020

St. George Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  1st dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; scaffolding erected on east side of temple
Latest Photograph:  22 March 2020

Salt Lake Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2024 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  4th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; crane installed to remove angel Moroni and some spire stones
Latest Photograph:  2 April 2020
Scheduled for Renovation

Columbus Ohio Temple


Renovation Closure:  Scheduled to close on August 15, 2020
Latest Photograph:  2019

Announced Temples

April 2016 General Conference

Harare Zimbabwe Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  18 August 2018
April 2017 General Conference

Nairobi Kenya Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement; construction contract awarded
Latest Photograph:  January 2018
April 2018 General Conference

Salta Argentina Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  10 February 2019

Managua Nicaragua Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  2018

Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  2018

Russia Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official city (and site) announcement
Latest Photograph:  2018
October 2018 General Conference

Mendoza Argentina Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  8 October 2018

Salvador Brazil Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  4 September 2019

Lagos Nigeria Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  2018

Davao Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  2018
April 2019 General Conference

Pago Pago American Samoa Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  May 2014

Okinawa Japan Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  13 December 2015

Neiafu Tonga Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  February 2018

San Pedro Sula Honduras Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  21 November 2019

Antofagasta Chile Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  July 2012

Budapest Hungary Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  August 2019
October 2019 General Conference

Freetown Sierra Leone Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  10 April 2019

Port Moresby Papua New Guinea Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  December 2011

Bentonville Arkansas Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  June 2014

Bacolod Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  26 April 2017

Cobán Guatemala Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  3 May 2019
April 2020 General Conference

Bahía Blanca Argentina Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  2 April 2019

Tallahassee Florida Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  11 October 2018

Lubumbashi Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  14 August 2019

Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  17 September 2019

Benin City Nigeria Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  8 January 2019

Syracuse Utah Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  18 July 2019

Dubai United Arab Emirates Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase
Latest Photograph:  10 September 2019

Shanghai People's Republic of China Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  9 December 2019