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Oquirrh Mountain Utah Temple

Oquirrh Mountain Utah Temple

11022 South 4000 West
South Jordan, Utah

Plans to construct the temple were announced 1 October 2005, Church leaders broke ground 16 December 2006, and Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dedicated the Oquirrh Mountain Utah Temple 21 August 2009. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in the western portion of the Salt Lake Valley.

The 60,000-square-foot temple’s exterior is Uinta gold granite from the Quanzhou/Xiamen area of China.

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.

Oquirrh Mountain Utah Temple


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