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Columbus Ohio Temple

Columbus Ohio Temple

3870 Gateway Blvd
Columbus, Ohio

Plans to construct the temple were announced 25 April 1998, Church leaders broke ground 12 September 1998, and Gordon B. Hinckley, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1995 to 2008, dedicated the Columbus Ohio Temple 4 September 1999. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in north and central Ohio, western West Virginia and Tennessee.

The exterior of the 10,700-square-foot temple is Imperial Danby Vermont marble.

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

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Columbus Ohio Temple


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