We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St. George Tabernacle

18 South Main St., St. George, UT
Improve this listing
Ranked #7 of 25 attractions in St. George
Type: Religious Sites
5 visitor photos
Write a Review

42 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Wiesbaden, Germany
17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Wonderful building with a free tour. The history of the building and St. George was wonderful. Great for families.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vancouver, Washington
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
36 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Retired LDS church missionaries lead you on a tour of what was an architectural feat given the time and location of the building. They are also very open to questions about the structure and its uses-especially from non-Mormans who don't understand the differences between tabernacles, temples and stake houses.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Camas, Washington
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We happened to be here when they offered a free concert on Sunday, June 8, 2014 in honor of veterans. We were even more fortunate to sit directly behind the choir as it was a full house. Beautiful music and excellent speakers. Architecture in this old bldg was beautiful.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Rexburg, Idaho
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
36 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I was amazed and impressed as I heard the story of how this building was created by people who were just getting the community of St. George established. It is a real testament to the caliber of individuals who chose to live there. There are tour guides who are happy to explain the history. Remember to ask about the spiral... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
St. George, Utah
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

The architecture of this building is definitely worth the trip and it's free to enter and look. There are musical programs on weekends that are very professionally done.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wimberley, Texas
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
15 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The free tours here are great. You learn a lot about the early settlers and the construction of the Tabernacle. Most industrious people.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Banos
Top Contributor
178 reviews 178 reviews
60 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Nice stop. The tours are all guided but free. Tours are provided by church members. Ours was pleasant and well versed on the history. Some guides are pretty pushy religiously at some Mormon sites. This guide was not. When we said we were not interested in the religious aspects,she dropped it. It was built by importing all the wood and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
37 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Basically a meeting place, it is interesting for a short visit for its interior woodwork/architecture.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Nampa, Idaho
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We really enjoyed this tour. The building itself was spectacular and the docent was very knowledgeable. She was a convert from Australia and had done her homework. She shared a lot of the history of the LDS Church in St. George which was very interesting. And she knew why St. George's temple was the first in Utah.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kent, WA
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

After visiting Pipe Springs National Monument, we had to visit the Tabernacle in St. George to see how their histories interacted. We were warmly greeted and given an especially good tour by the elder on duty the day we visited. Well worth a stop.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed St. George Tabernacle also viewed


Been to St. George Tabernacle? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage St. George Tabernacle, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing