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Temple News and Updates | Week of 1 May

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Thanks to members of the church worldwide and our friends at for providing these updates. If you have updates (including pictures or video) about a temple near you, feel free to send it to calledtoshare (at)

A New View in Utah

New photos of the Cedar City Utah Temple give an aerial view of the temple exterior and grounds. Fresh tulips are brightening the Southern Utah desert landscape as crews work toward temple completion. A public open house will begin Friday 27 October 2017.

Courtesy of Gailen Call


President Uchtdorf Visits European Temples

President and Sister Uchtdorf took a 10-day trip to Europe at the end of April, visiting saints and touring temples. The pair visited the Paris France Open House, the Frankfurt Germany Temple (which is currently under renovation), and The Hague Netherlands Temple.


General Contractor Begins Work on the Arequipa Peru Temple

The construction team for the Arequipa Peru temple has officially begun the work of preparing the temple grounds. The site is being leveled in advance of auxiliary building construction. The temple is estimated to be completed in late 2019 or early 2020.


Tucson Finishing Touches 

Landscaping on the Tucson Arizona Temple is nearly complete and crews are finishing final details on the temple interior. The free public open house begins Saturday 3 June and will continue through Saturday 24 June. Reservations can be made here.

Courtesy of Stan Kartchner


Open House Dates & Link For Tickets

Idaho Falls Idaho Temple
Saturday 22 April – Saturday 20 May
Tickets Available Here

Paris France Temple
Saturday 22 April – Saturday 13 May
Tickets Available Here

Tucson Arizona Temple
Saturday 3 June – Saturday 24 June
Tickets Available Here

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