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

Vitória Brazil Temple

Planning and approval phase; site location unknown; groundbreaking not announced




3 October 2021

Construction Status

The Vitória Brazil Temple is currently in the planning stages. No groundbreaking date has been announced.

Temple Rendering

Renderings of the Vitória Brazil Temple and site plan have not yet been publicly released.

Temple Site

No site location has been officially announced for the Vitória Brazil Temple.

Temple Announcement

On October 3, 2021, President Russell M. Nelson announced plans to construct the Vitória Brazil Temple at the October 2021 General Conference. Vitória is the capital of the state of Espírito Santo. It is located on a small island within a bay where several rivers meet the sea in southeast Brazil. The coastal community has two major ports. The temple in Vitória will be the 14th announced temple for Brazil. The other temples in Brazil are the Belém Brazil Temple, Belo Horizonte Brazil Temple, Brasília Brazil Temple, Campinas Brazil Temple, Curitiba Brazil Temple, Fortaleza Brazil Temple, Manaus Brazil Temple, Porto Alegre Brazil Temple, Recife Brazil Temple, Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple, Salvador Brazil Temple, São Paulo Brazil Temple, São Paulo Brazil East Temple.1

  1. "At the October 2021 General Conference, the Prophet Says the Church Will Build 13 More Temples," The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints News Release, 3 Oct. 2021.

Belém Brazil Temple
Stained glass installation underway; landscaping progressing; stone cladding of steeple nearing completion; interior work underway
Belo Horizonte Brazil Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location announced; exterior rendering released
Brasília Brazil Temple
Cladding the exterior in stone; installing window frames; pouring curbing and sidewalks
Campinas Brazil Temple
111th dedicated temple in operation
Curitiba Brazil Temple
126th dedicated temple in operation
Fortaleza Brazil Temple
164th dedicated temple in operation
Manaus Brazil Temple
138th dedicated temple in operation
Porto Alegre Brazil Temple
102nd dedicated temple in operation
Recife Brazil Temple
101st dedicated temple in operation
Rio de Janeiro Brazil Temple
Completed; public open house and dedication postponed until large public gatherings deemed safe
Salvador Brazil Temple
Retaining wall removed; earthworks continue
São Paulo Brazil East Temple
Planning and approval phase; site location unknown
São Paulo Brazil Temple
17th dedicated temple in operation