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Groundbreaking Announced for the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple

Elder Craig C. Christensen, president of the Utah Area, will preside at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple on Saturday, October 19, 2019. Attendance at the temple site is by invitation only, with the general public invited to watch the services live from designated local meetinghouses. The temple will be constructed in the new Beacon Pointe development, west of Redwood Road and north of Meadow Side Drive. The 87,000-square-foot, three-story temple and a 21,000-square-foot meetinghouse will share the site.

Location of Saratoga Springs Utah Temple Identified

Church representatives have filed preliminary plans with the City of Saratoga Springs for the construction of the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple. Plans call for a three-story, 87,000-square-foot temple with an adjacent 21,000-square-foot meetinghouse on a 22.7-acre site in the new Beacon Pointe development, located west of Redwood Road and north of Meadow Side Drive. Plans have not yet been finalized, so no exterior or interior renderings have been released, and no groundbreaking date has been set.

Saratoga Springs Utah Temple Site Photographs

Recently submitted photographs of a candidate site for the Saratoga Springs Utah Temple shows the breathtaking views of Utah Lake and the surrounding mountains that are visible from the gently rising knoll where the temple is anticipated to stand.
Saratoga Springs Utah Temple
Preparing for groundbreaking
Saratoga Springs Utah Temple
Preparing for groundbreaking
Saratoga Springs Utah Temple
Preparing for groundbreaking