Tuguegarao City Philippines Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; groundbreaking not announced
Announcement:2 April 2023
The Tuguegarao City Philippines Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.
An official rendering of the Tuguegarao City Philippines Temple has not yet been released to the public.
No site location has been officially announced for the Tuguegarao City Philippines Temple.
On April 2, 2023, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Tuguegarao City Philippines Temple at the April 2023 General Conference. It was the 11th temple announced for the Philippines. Tuguegarao City is the capital of Cagayan province, located in the northern region of the island of Luzon nearly 300 miles north of Manila. The Philippines is densely populated with nearly 114 million residents. The other 10 Filipino cities where temples are announced, under construction, or dedicated include Alabang, Bacolod, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu City, Davao, Manila, Naga, Santiago, Tacloban City, and Urdaneta. A 12th temple was announced for Iloilo City on the same day.1
- "The Church of Jesus Christ Will Build 15 New Houses of the Lord," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 2 Apr. 2023.