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

Tallahassee Florida Temple

Planning and approval phase; awaiting official site announcement; groundbreaking not announced

Location

Tallahassee, Florida
United States

Announcement: 

5 April 2020

Construction Status

The Tallahassee Florida Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.


Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Tallahassee Florida Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.


Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Tallahassee Florida Temple.


Temple Announcement

In his closing remarks at the conclusion of the April 2020 General Conference, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct a temple in Florida's capital city of Tallahassee. It is the largest city in the Florida Panhandle and centrally located between the east and west sides of North Florida. The Tallahassee Florida Temple will be third to be constructed in Florida. There are over 150,000 members of the Church in the state organized into 33 stakes. Latter-day Saints in Tallahassee currently travel 260 miles to participate in temple worship at the Orlando Florida Temple.1


Temple Facts

The Tallahassee Florida Temple will be the third temple in Florida, following the Orlando Florida Temple (1994) and Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple (2014).


  1. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, "Prophet Announces Eight New Temples at General Conference," 5 Apr. 2020.

Fort Lauderdale Florida Temple
143rd dedicated temple in operation; temporarily closed
Orlando Florida Temple
46th dedicated temple in operation