- The model was built by Peter McCann Architectural Models of Toronto, Canada.
- The model is 88 inches tall from temple base to the top of the spires. With the pedestal, the entire display is nearly 12 feet tall.
- The model weighs somewhere between 600 and 800 pounds.
- Each glass panel installed in the pedestal weighs 200 to 300 pounds.
- A 16-member team constructed the model in five months, after several months of preparation.
- Experts were brought in with specialized skills in model construction, including an electrical engineer and craftsmen who constructed the chandeliers, the structure, parts and interior paintings.
- Materials used in the model include acrylic plastic, heavy card stock, brass, wood, gold leaf and glass.
- The model was built in eight different sections. Each section is independent of each other.
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