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Monticello Utah Temple

Monticello Utah Temple

365 North 200 West
Monticello, Utah

Plans to construct the temple were announced October 4, 1997, Church leaders broke ground November 17, 1997, and Gordon B. Hinckley, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1995 to 2008, dedicated the Monticello Utah Temple July 26, 1998. After the temple was enlarged, he rededicated it November 17, 2002. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in Southeastern Utah and southwestern Colorado.

The 11,225-square-foot temple’s exterior is white marble.

Currently, there are 30 temples in various stages of construction or have been announced throughout the world.

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Monticello Utah Temple


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