The following is excerpted from the Church Newsroom. To read the full report, CLICK HERE.


The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released the location of the temple to be built in Lethbridge, Alberta, as well as an exterior rendering of the temple to be constructed in Austin, Texas.

Lethbridge Alberta Temple Site

This temple will be built on more than nine acres located at the corner of Whoop Up Drive West and Mauretania Road West, Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. Plans call for a multistory temple of approximately 45,000 square feet and an accompanying distribution center.
Lethbridge temple map

Map showing the location of the Lethbridge Alberta Temple. 2023 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc. All rights reserved.


The Lethbridge Alberta Temple was first announced in April 2023 by Church President Russell M. Nelson. This will be the fourth house of the Lord in the province of Alberta and the 10th overall in Canada. Alberta is home to the first temple built in the country and just the sixth temple built by the Church of Jesus Christ. The Cardston Alberta Temple, which was dedicated one hundred years ago in August 1923 by previous Church President Heber J. Grant, is also the first temple constructed outside of the United States. The other eight temples in operation in Canada are found in the cities of CalgaryEdmontonHalifaxMontrealReginaTorontoVancouver and Winnipeg.


To read the full report, CLICK HERE.