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

Mendoza Argentina Temple

Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement

Location

Mendoza
Argentina

Announcement: 

7 October 2018

Construction Status

The Mendoza Argentina Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.


Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Mendoza Argentina Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.


Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Mendoza Argentina Temple.


Temple Announcement

The Mendoza Argentina Temple was announced by President Russell M. Nelson on October 7, 2018, at the conclusion of the October 2018 General Conference. It will be the fourth temple constructed in the nation of Argentina. The Buenos Aires Argentina Temple
39th operating temple
Buenos Aires Argentina Temple
was dedicated in 1986, followed by the Córdoba Argentina Temple
145th operating temple
Córdoba Argentina Temple
in 2015. President Nelson announced the Salta Argentina Temple
Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Salta Argentina Temple
at the April 2018 General Conference. There are nearly 459,000 Church members in Argentina. Members in Mendoza currently travel over 400 miles (650 km) to attend temple services at the Córdoba Argentina Temple
145th operating temple
Córdoba Argentina Temple
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Temple Facts

The Mendoza Argentina Temple will be the fourth temple built in Argentina, following the Buenos Aires Argentina Temple
39th operating temple
Buenos Aires Argentina Temple
(1986), the Córdoba Argentina Temple
145th operating temple
Córdoba Argentina Temple
(2015), and the Salta Argentina Temple
Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement
Salta Argentina Temple
(announced).


  1. "Twelve Temples Announced as October 2018 General Conference Closes," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 7 Oct. 2018.