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Veracruz Mexico Temple

Veracruz Mexico Temple

Avenida Ejército Mexicano, Esquina Michoacán
Colonia Luis Echeverria
94290 Boca del Rio, Veracruz

Plans to construct the temple were announced 14 April 1999, Church leaders broke ground 29 May 1999, and President Thomas S. Monson, then a counselor in the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, dedicated the Veracruz Mexico Temple 9 July 2000. The temple serves Latter-day Saints in Veracruz and in the eastern central coast of Mexico.

The 10,700-square-foot temple’s exterior is Blanco Guardiano white marble.

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

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Veracruz Mexico Temple


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