On April 6, 2013, Thomas S. Monson, the president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced that Cedar City, Utah would get a temple. Bringing, the total number of temples worldwide up to 170.
280 South Cove Dr. Cedar City, Utah 84720
- It was announced on April 6, 2013, General Conference of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- August 8, 2015 groundbreaking
- December 10, 2017, dedicated by Henry B Eyring
This marks the 17th temple in the state of Utah. The temple had an open house from October 27 to November 18, 2017. It was open 6 days a week. Sundays it was not open.