Fortaleza Brazil Temple Open House

  • April 27–May 18, 2019
Date
April 27–May 18, 2019
Location
Fortaleza, Brazil

Rendering of the Fortaleza Brazil Temple, which will be dedicated on June 2, 2019.

Article Highlights

  • Open house: April 27 through May 18
  • Dedication: June 2

The open house for the Fortaleza Brazil Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is April 27 through May 18, 2019.

The temple will be dedicated Sunday, June 2, and a devotional for the youth is the day before on June 1.

Brazil’s seventh temple and the 165th temple in the world was first announced by President Thomas S. Monson in October 2009. The groundbreaking was held November 11, 2011, at the temple site located at Avenida Santos Dumont in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil. (See related story.)

The Church has been in Brazil since 1929 and currently has over 1.3 million members spread throughout more than 2,000 congregations in the country.

 

Recommend desk of the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Baptistry of the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Baptistry of the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Instruction room in the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Sealing room in the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Celestial room of the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Designer detail in the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Art glass detail in the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Chandelier and art glass detail in the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Entry way of the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Fortaleza Brazil Temple.

Other Latter-day Saint temples in Brazil are located in Campinas, Curitiba, Manaus, Porto Alegre, Recife, and São Paulo. Additional temples have been announced or are under construction in Belém, Brasília, Rio de Janeiro, and Salvador.

Site plan for the Fortaleza Brazil Temple.