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Boston Massachusetts Temple

Boston Massachusetts Temple

86 Frontage Road
Belmont, Massachusetts

Plans to construct the temple were announced 30 September 1995, Church leaders broke ground 13 June 1997, and Gordon B. Hinckley, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1995 to 2008, dedicated the Boston Massachusetts Temple 1 October 2000. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and New York.

The exterior of the 69,000-square-foot temple is granite.

Currently, there are over 50 temples in various stages of construction, renovation or have been announced throughout the world.

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Boston Massachusetts Temple


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