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Albuquerque New Mexico Temple

Albuquerque New Mexico Temple

10301 San Francisco Drive NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico

The temple was announced 4 April 1997, Church leaders broke ground 20 June 1998 and Gordon B. Hinckley, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1995 to 2008, dedicated the Albuquerque New Mexico Temple 5 March 2000. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in New Mexico and in parts of Arizona and Colorado.

The exterior of the 34,000-square-foot temple is desert rose granite, and the grounds are landscaped with native vegetation.

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

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