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

Puebla Mexico Temple

Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement

Location

Puebla
Mexico

Announcement: 

7 October 2018

Construction Status

The Puebla Mexico Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.


Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Puebla Mexico Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.


Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Puebla Mexico Temple.


Temple Announcement

Mexico's fourteenth temple was announced on October 7, 2018, by President Russell M. Nelson at the close of the 188th Semiannual General Conference. The Puebla Mexico Temple will join the Mexico City Mexico Temple
26th operating temple
Mexico City Mexico Temple
(1983), Colonia Juárez Chihuahua Mexico Temple
55th operating temple
Colonia Juárez Chihuahua Mexico Temple
(1999), Ciudad Juárez Mexico Temple
71st operating temple
Ciudad Juárez Mexico Temple
(2000), Hermosillo Sonora Mexico Temple
72nd operating temple
Hermosillo Sonora Mexico Temple
(2000), Oaxaca Mexico Temple
74th operating temple
Oaxaca Mexico Temple
(2000), Tuxtla Gutiérrez Mexico Temple
75th operating temple
Tuxtla Gutiérrez Mexico Temple
(2000), Tampico Mexico Temple
83rd operating temple
Tampico Mexico Temple
(2000), Villahermosa Mexico Temple
85th operating temple
Villahermosa Mexico Temple
(2000), Mérida Mexico Temple
92nd operating temple
Mérida Mexico Temple
(2000), Veracruz Mexico Temple
93rd operating temple
Veracruz Mexico Temple
(2000), Guadalajara Mexico Temple
105th operating temple
Guadalajara Mexico Temple
(2001), Monterrey Mexico Temple
110th operating temple
Monterrey Mexico Temple
(2002), and Tijuana Mexico Temple
149th operating temple
Tijuana Mexico Temple
(2015). There are eleven stakes and two districts in the state of Puebla, located just east of Mexico City. Mexico is home to nearly 1.5 million Latter-day Saints.1


Temple Facts

The Puebla Mexico Temple will be the fourteenth temple built in Mexico.


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