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

Construction Status

23 Under Construction   •   8 Under Renovation   •   40 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:  12 October 2020

Winnipeg Manitoba Temple


Completion:  Awaiting announcement of revised open house and dedication dates
Construction Status:  Nearly completed; public open house and dedication postponed until large public gatherings deemed safe
Latest Photograph:  25 October 2020

Yigo Guam Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid-2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Moldings affixed to exterior walls and tower; walls being painted
Latest Photograph:  16 October 2020

Praia Cabo Verde Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Erecting structural frame for tower; foundation slab poured for meetinghouse and support columns being poured
Latest Photograph:  17 October 2020

Pocatello Idaho Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Removing scaffolding from the east side of the temple; installing ornamental fencing; granite cladding continues on upper levels and base of tower; planting soft landscaping
Latest Photograph:  22 October 2020

Quito Ecuador Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Cladding of exterior underway; interior work progressing
Latest Photograph:  17 October 2020

San Juan Puerto Rico Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Exterior walls rising
Latest Photograph:  9 October 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; starting to enclose temple
Latest Photograph:  6 October 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; pouring curb and gutter; paving parking areas
Latest Photograph:  19 October 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:  16 October 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:  24 October 2020

Layton Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Foundation walls nearing completion; visitors' trailer opened
Latest Photograph:  18 October 2020

Feather River California Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Pouring footings and foundation; setting rebar; backfilling utility trenches around stake center
Latest Photograph:  11 October 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:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 10 October 2020
Latest Photograph:  10 October 2020

Orem Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Aggregate added to excavation for foundation
Latest Photograph:  24 October 2020

Bangkok Thailand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Walls rising for temple and multipurpose facility
Latest Photograph:  2 October 2020

Lima Peru Los Olivos Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Pouring the concrete exterior walls
Latest Photograph:  19 October 2020

Puebla Mexico Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Tower crane installed at the temple site
Latest Photograph:  7 October 2020

Alabang Philippines Temple


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

Brasília Brazil Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 26 September 2020
Latest Photograph:  26 September 2020

San Pedro Sula Honduras Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 5 September 2020
Latest Photograph:  5 September 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:  11 October 2020

Tokyo Japan Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Monument sign installed; landscaping progressing
Latest Photograph:  21 October 2020

Mesa Arizona Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  More trees planted; more lamp posts installed; palm trees planted along 1st Avenue; greenery around north lawn filling in; tiling inside the temple
Latest Photograph:  12 October 2020

Hamilton New Zealand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Building new entrance canopy; interior renovations continue
Latest Photograph:  11 October 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:  Cladding the temple annex; visitors' center annex demolished
Latest Photograph:  9 October 2020

Columbus Ohio Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Construction barrier erected
Latest Photograph:  12 September 2020

Salt Lake Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2024 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Boreholes being drilled along south side of foundation; majority of demolition debris removed
Latest Photograph:  2 October 2020

Announced Temples

Scheduled for Groundbreaking

Taylorsville Utah Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for October 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; construction trailers arrive at temple site; connecting to utilities
Latest Photograph:  20 October 2020

Bentonville Arkansas Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; conditional use permit approved by City of Bentonville Planning Commission on May 19, 2020
Latest Photograph:  18 June 2020

Antofagasta Chile Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; site cleared and surveyed
Latest Photograph:  10 October 2020

Salta Argentina Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  28 October 2019

Red Cliffs Utah Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; dirt platform created for temple; site cleared
Latest Photograph:  7 October 2020

Cobán Guatemala Temple


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

Davao Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  7 October 2020

Mendoza Argentina Temple


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

McAllen Texas Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for November 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; seeking approval of conditional use permit
Latest Photograph:  7 June 2020

Harare Zimbabwe Temple


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

Bengaluru India Temple


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

Okinawa Japan Temple


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

Tooele Valley Utah Temple


Site Announced:  25 September 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially 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 officially 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 officially announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  May 2014

Neiafu Tonga Temple


Site Announced:  14 August 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially 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 officially announced
Latest Photograph:  2 September 2020

Port Moresby Papua New Guinea Temple


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

Nairobi Kenya Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  31 January 2020
Announced April 2018

Managua Nicaragua Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  2018

Cagayan de Oro Philippines Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  2018

Russia Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement; city not yet announced
Latest Photograph:  2018
Announced October 2018

Salvador Brazil Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement; site clearing and preparation underway
Latest Photograph:  1 October 2020

Lagos Nigeria Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  October 2016
Announced April 2019

Budapest Hungary Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  14 February 2020
Announced October 2019

Freetown Sierra Leone Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  15 May 2020

Bacolod Philippines Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
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; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  1 February 2020

Tallahassee Florida Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  30 September 2020

Lubumbashi Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  14 August 2019

Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  17 September 2019

Benin City Nigeria Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  8 January 2019

Dubai United Arab Emirates Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  10 September 2019
Announced October 2020

Tarawa Kiribati Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  20 June 2019

Port Vila Vanuatu Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  3 August 2020

Lindon Utah Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  18 July 2019

Greater Guatemala City Guatemala Temple


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

São Paulo Brazil East Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  24 May 2020

Santa Cruz Bolivia Temple


Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  13 August 2020