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

Construction Status

14 Under Construction   •   7 Under Renovation   •   35 Announced

Temples Under Construction

Scheduled for Dedication

Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple


May 2020Public Open House:  17 April–2 May 2020
Dedication:  17 May 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for the public open house
Latest Photograph:  2020
Under Construction

Winnipeg Manitoba Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in late 2020 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Spire attached to temple tower; laying exterior brick under tarps; interior work progressing
Latest Photograph:  1 February 2020

Yigo Guam Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in early to mid-2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Exterior walls poured
Latest Photograph:  31 January 2020

Abidjan Côte d'Ivoire Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in mid-2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Backfilling the foundation; interior structural support rising
Latest Photograph:  28 January 2020

Praia Cabo Verde Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Footings poured; preparing to pour foundation walls; pouring east staircase
Latest Photograph:  14 February 2020

Quito Ecuador Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in mid- to late 2021 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Walls poured for base of tower
Latest Photograph:  15 February 2020

San Juan Puerto Rico Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Building permits secured; site clearing and grading underway
Latest Photograph:  13 January 2020

Pocatello Idaho Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Sheathing exterior walls; stone cladding underway
Latest Photograph:  21 February 2020

Urdaneta Philippines Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2022 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Exterior walls rising
Latest Photograph:  16 December 2019

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

Bangkok Thailand Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2022–2023 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Pouring concrete columns, walls, and floor for temple complex substructure
Latest Photograph:  29 January 2020

Saratoga Springs Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated to be completed in 2022–2023 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  Installing street lamp posts along Founders Boulevard median; grading temple site and blasting bedrock
Latest Photograph:  14 January 2020

Lima Peru Los Olivos Temple


Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held June 8, 2019; full-scale construction pending
Latest Photograph:  8 June 2019

Puebla Mexico Temple


Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held November 30, 2019; full-scale construction pending
Latest Photograph:  20 January 2020
Scheduled for Groundbreaking

Richmond Virginia Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for April 11, 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  June 2018

Alabang Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for May 2, 2020
Construction Status:  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
Site Officially Announced

Auckland New Zealand Temple


Site Announced:  21 May 2019
Construction Status:  Site clearing completed; work underway on building retaining wall and leveling ground in preparation for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  7 January 2020

Tooele Valley Utah Temple


Site Announced:  25 September 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced
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; site location officially announced
Latest Photograph:  October 2012

Washington County Utah Temple


Site Announced:  6 November 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced
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

McAllen Texas Temple


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

Orem Utah Temple


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

Taylorsville Utah Temple


Site Announced:  11 December 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced
Latest Photograph:  14 December 2019

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

Temples Under Renovation

Under Renovation

Washington D.C. Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid- to late 2020 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  16th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; exterior lighting fully operational; interior renovations continue; landscaping progressing; parking lot nearing completion
Latest Photograph:  18 February 2020

Tokyo Japan Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2020 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  18th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; interior finishwork progressing; enclosing the annex
Latest Photograph:  5 January 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; west reflection pool filled; new parking lot entrance poured; installing windows, ornamental fence, and bollards
Latest Photograph:  21 February 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:  5 February 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; stair tower demolished on rear (west) side of temple
Latest Photograph:  13 February 2020

Salt Lake Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2024 (no official dates announced)
Construction Status:  4th dedicated temple in operation; closed for renovation; Temple Square wall removed at site of former South Visitors' Center; construction entrances on south wall of temple
Latest Photograph:  19 February 2020

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

Brasília Brazil Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; property fence erected around temple site
Latest Photograph:  5 January 2019

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:  24 August 2016

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:  25 May 2017

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:  12 November 2018
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