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

Construction Status

16 Under Construction   •   7 Under Renovation   •   41 Announced

Temples Under Construction

Scheduled for Dedication

Winnipeg Manitoba Temple


November 2020 Public Open House:  22–31 October 2020
Dedication:  8 November 2020
Construction Status:  Angel Moroni statue delivered; laying brick on the front side of the temple; roof work continues; interior work progressing
Latest Photograph:  26 May 2020
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:  16 May 2020

Yigo Guam Temple


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

Praia Cabo Verde Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid-2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Setting forms for foundation
Latest Photograph:  29 March 2020

Pocatello Idaho Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Pouring sidewalks around temple site; planting trees across grounds; installing glass, attaching granite hanging brackets, and roughing in HVAC on second and third floors
Latest Photograph:  29 May 2020

San Juan Puerto Rico Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Excavating for foundation
Latest Photograph:  3 March 2020

Abidjan Côte d'Ivoire Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Tower walls poured; roughing in HVAC
Latest Photograph:  29 April 2020

Quito Ecuador Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2021 to early 2022 (no official dates announced) (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Scaffolding removed from tower
Latest Photograph:  3 June 2020

Urdaneta Philippines Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid-2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Construction stalled by government-imposed quarantine
Latest Photograph:  22 May 2020

Belém Brazil Temple


Completion:  Estimated in mid-2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Structural framing continues under the cover of a dome
Latest Photograph:  4 March 2020

Saratoga Springs Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Exterior walls rising
Latest Photograph:  28 May 2020

Richmond Virginia Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2022 to early 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Construction barrier completed; meetinghouse site cleared
Latest Photograph:  30 May 2020

Bangkok Thailand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Pouring concrete columns and walls for temple complex substructure
Latest Photograph:  7 May 2020

Layton Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2023 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Groundbreaking ceremony held on 23 May 2020; demolition of existing structures and utility connections underway
Latest Photograph:  23 May 2020

Puebla Mexico Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Site cleared; full-scale construction pending
Latest Photograph:  6 April 2020

Lima Peru Los Olivos Temple


Completion:  No estimate currently available
Construction Status:  Site cleared; full-scale construction delayed
Latest Photograph:  6 February 2020
Scheduled for Groundbreaking

Alabang Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for 6 June 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; site cleared
Latest Photograph:  14 December 2019

Auckland New Zealand Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for 13 June 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; groundbreaking broadcast announced
Latest Photograph:  23 January 2020

Feather River California Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for 18 July 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony; building permit application submitted; dismantling of meetinghouse underway with everything inside being donated to the community
Latest Photograph:  April 2019

Salta Argentina Temple


Groundbreaking:  Scheduled for 15 August 2020
Construction Status:  Preparing for groundbreaking ceremony
Latest Photograph:  28 October 2019
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; tooele County Commission approves rezoning of the proposed development surrounding the temple
Latest Photograph:  21 May 2020

Moses Lake Washington Temple


Site Announced:  29 October 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; exterior rendering released; approval granted by City Council to build on unplatted land
Latest Photograph:  27 May 2017

Washington County Utah Temple


Site Announced:  6 November 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; exterior rendering released; conditional use permit approved by Planning Commission on April 14, 2020
Latest Photograph:  11 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

Taylorsville Utah Temple


Site Announced:  11 December 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; disassembling parking lot lamp posts
Latest Photograph:  5 June 2020

Orem Utah Temple


Site Announced:  11 December 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; rezoning application approved by Orem City Council
Latest Photograph:  14 April 2020

McAllen Texas Temple


Site Announced:  11 December 2019
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; subdivision approved by McAllen Public Utility Board on 14 April 2020
Latest Photograph:  6 December 2019

Bengaluru India Temple


Site Announced:  15 January 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  27 February 2020

Brasília Brazil Temple


Site Announced:  26 February 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  30 October 2019

Bentonville Arkansas Temple


Site Announced:  23 April 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; conditional use permit approved by City of Bentonville Planning Commission on May 19, 2020
Latest Photograph:  13 March 2018

Cobán Guatemala Temple


Site Announced:  25 May 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  March 2018

Okinawa Japan Temple


Site Announced:  25 May 2020
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; site location officially announced; exterior rendering released
Latest Photograph:  October 2015

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:  Resurfacing parking lot; landscaping continues
Latest Photograph:  24 May 2020
Under Renovation

Mesa Arizona Temple


Completion:  Estimated in late 2020 to early 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Monument sign footing poured; lamp posts installed along Hobson; Main Street planter boxes revealed; landscape rocks added to cactus garden; ornamental gate installed
Latest Photograph:  Late May 2020

Tokyo Japan Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early 2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Cladding of annex building completed; planting trees atop annex; interior work continues
Latest Photograph:  9 May 2020

Hamilton New Zealand Temple


Completion:  Estimated in early to mid-2021 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Pouring garden areas and walkways for the parking lot; interior renovations continue
Latest Photograph:  2 June 2020

Hong Kong China Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Interior and exterior renovations underway
Latest Photograph:  5 February 2020

St. George Utah Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2022 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Trees and plants added to the temple grounds
Latest Photograph:  21 May 2020

Salt Lake Temple


Completion:  Estimated in 2024 (no official dates announced yet)
Construction Status:  Removing the angel Moroni statue and capstone
Latest Photograph:  5 June 2020
Scheduled for Renovation

Columbus Ohio Temple


Renovation Closure:  Scheduled to close on 15 August 2020
Latest Photograph:  10 March 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:  31 March 2020
April 2017 General Conference

Nairobi Kenya Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  31 January 2020
April 2018 General Conference

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 site announcement; city not yet announced
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:  15 March 2020

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

Neiafu Tonga Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  21 July 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:  13 January 2020

Budapest Hungary Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  14 February 2020
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:  26 February 2020

Bacolod Philippines Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  26 April 2017
April 2020 General Conference

Bahía Blanca Argentina Temple


Groundbreaking:  Not announced
Construction Status:  Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  1 February 2020

Tallahassee Florida Temple


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

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; awaiting official site announcement
Latest Photograph:  10 September 2019

Shanghai China Temple


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