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The original granite temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
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50 W North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9709
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The church is beautiful with a reflecting pool at the front. Imagine this building was built with every piece of stone chiseled by hand, transported manually to the building site, and erected with very limited machinery. It is indeed an architectural masterpiece.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chun-Wai C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not much to see since it is not open for tours. Can only admire from exterior. Best view is from above at The Roof restaurant.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Temple is always a good place, the missionaries are friendly very informative. Always love you coming here.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting place to visit set in amazing garden landscape directly in the city centre gives you a better understanding and history of how the Mormons came to SLC and developed their faith.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Day after Thanksgiving, the Christmas lights lit up the Temple Square. Even though it was raining. There were tons of people visiting the square. It was very pretty. We went back the next day. Wanted to take the free tour of the temple. Unfortunately they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 574mingx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although I do not belong to the Mormon church, this temple is quite exquisite. The gardens that surround this temple are very well taken care of. During the springtime the gardens are flush with color. Now at the Holiday season, the lighted park is stunning....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank GrammyJ43
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice to look at,pretty grounds. Historic. You can only enter if you are a Temple recommended member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints." Mormon" is no longer acceptable as a moniker for anything.(except maybe tea).More than likely,but not necessarily,you will be...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank favoriteunclenormie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worthy of your time to tour the grounds, and visit the visotors' centers, they are very educational. great opportunity to gain insight in the religion/culture of the Church of the Latter Day Saints (Mormon).

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Charlotte N
Reviewed November 6, 2018

If you love christmas and lights then this is the best place to see both. The grounds are alway impeccable and beautifully done. I suggest if you don't like crowds the best time to see the lights are early morning. They turn them on at...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Travelingeur
Reviewed November 5, 2018

The Salt Lake temple is an amazing structure. Built between 1853 and 1893 from the solid granite found in the mountains close by. There are carvings in the stone that have symbolic meaning that can be inspiring. It is not open to the public and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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maewest527
May 15, 2018|
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Response from lmenditto | Reviewed this property |
If you’re there on a Sunday the Mormon Tabernacle Choir does a weekly nationwide televised performance. Brought my mother in law from Florida years ago. Still says it was a highlight of her life. Well worth attending. Open... More
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GranEvanJordyn
January 28, 2016|
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Response from Tinawright827 | Reviewed this property |
The temple itself is a house of worship, and tours of the building are not given. Visitors are invited to learn about the history, construction, and purpose of the temple by visiting the Visitor Center. Building tours are... More
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webtravelreview
November 13, 2015|
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Response from Stevan D | Reviewed this property |
Short answer; No. The church representatives on site welcome your questions, and will guide you to exhibits which may explain church principles and doctrine, but you will feel very comfortable about being able to roam around... More
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