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Montevideo Uruguay Temple

Montevideo Uruguay Temple

Bolonia 1722
11500 Montevideo

Plans to construct the temple were announced 2 November 1998, Church leaders broke ground 27 April 1999, and Gordon B. Hinckley, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1995 to 2008, dedicated the Montevideo Uruguay Temple 18 March 2001. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in Uruguay.

The 10,700-square-foot temple’s exterior is granite.

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

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Montevideo Uruguay Temple


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