Visitors’ Centers

Historic Kirtland Visitors' Center

Come visit Historic Kirtland, a small settlement in northern Ohio where members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints gathered shortly after the Church was founded. Between 1831 and 1838, Joseph Smith and early members of the Church established Church headquarters in Kirtland, built a temple*, and laid a foundation of strength for the future. Other nearby historic sites:

*The Kirtland Temple is owned and operated by the Community of Christ Church.


    7800 Kirtland-Chardon Road
    Kirtland, Ohio 44094


    440-256-9805 (Main)


    Visitors' Center

    Open Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.

    Open Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


    Historic Buildings

    Open Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to dusk.

    Open Sunday from 1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


    All sites are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

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    Admission to the Historic Kirtland Visitors' Center is free.