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Manhattan New York Temple

Manhattan New York Temple

125 Columbus Avenue
New York, New York

Plans to construct the temple were announced 7 August 2002, Church leaders broke ground 23 September 2002, and Gordon B. Hinckley, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1995 to 2008, dedicated the Manhattan New York Temple 13 June 2004. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

The 20,630-square-foot temple’s exterior is light variegated granite.

Currently, there are more than 20 temples in various stages of construction or have been announced throughout the world.

Visit MormonTemples.org for additional information.

Manhattan New York Temple


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