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The Manti Utah Temple

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Arguably the most beautiful of the pioneer temples, the Manti temple is a near twin to the Logan Temple,

on the outside only the upper towers are different. Also, the open center spiral staircases are a miracle

of 19th Century engineering and are extremely rare, and beautiful. The yearly Manti Pagent,

which reinacts scenes from the Book of Mormon and Church History, takes place on the south hill of the temple.

The Manti Temple is the only temple with murals surviving from the pioneer period.

The temple is built of oolite sandstone quaried from the hill on which the temple stands.

 

The temple was announced in June 1875.
Ground was broken and construction begun on 25 April 1877.
The cornerstone was laid in April 1877.
The temple was dedicated on the 17th and 21-23 May 1888.
The temple was remodeled and rededicated on 14-16 June 1985.
There are 8 Sealing rooms in the 86,809 square foot temple.
The Endowment Ceremony is presented live in the traditional 4 Ordinance rooms.
The twin towers are 179 feet tall.
The Manti Temple serves stakes in central Utah.

 

Check here for 2014 closing dates

 

 

 

The Main Hall

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The Baptistry

 

 

The staircase looking up from the ground floor

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The Tower Room, one of eight sealing rooms

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The Wells Room, another of the sealing rooms

 

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The Assembly Hall

 

 

The Garden Room, the mural is by

C. C. A. Christensen

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The World Room, the mural is by

Minerva Teichert

 

 

The Terrestrial Room

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The Celestial Room

 

 

Basic Schedule

2014

Monday

Closed

Tuesday - Friday

Every hour from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Saturday

Every hour from 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.


Doors open at 7:00 a.m.


Special Dates:

Wednesday, January 1

Saturday, March 29 (after the 11:30 a.m. session)

Saturday, April 5

Friday, July 4

Thursday, July 24

Saturday, September 27 (after the 11:30 a.m. session)

Saturday, October 4

Wednesday, November 26 (after the 11:30 a.m. session)

Thursday, November 27

Wednesday, December 24

Thursday, December 25

Wednesday, December 31 (after the 11:30 a.m. session)


Mormon Miracle Pageant

Due to rehearsals and performances, no sessions after 3:30 p.m. on the following days:

Saturday, June 14

Tuesday, June 17–Saturday, June 21

Tuesday, June 24–Saturday, June 28

 

Maintenance Closures

Monday, April 7–Monday, April 21

Monday, October 6–Monday, October 20


These dates will be different next year.

 

190 S. 200 W. Manti, Utah 84642 800.593.1312