List of historic sites of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints holds a number of sites as historically significant. This list is intended as a quick reference for these sites. The sites may or may not be owned by the church.

In addition, independent historic registries have recognized a number of current or formerly church-associated properties, such as the L.D.S. Ward Building in Lava Hot Springs, Idaho, listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.



Hill Cumorah Visitors' Center
Hill Cumorah Visitor Center.JPG
Book of Mormon Historic Publication Site
Smith Family Farm
Smith frame home 1.jpg
Sacred Grove
Sacred Grove (1907).jpg


Kirtland Temple
KirtlandTemple Ohio USA.jpg
Historic Kirtland Village
NK Whitney Store.jpg
Whitney Store
Newel K. Whitney Home, Kirtland, Ohio - June 2006.jpg
Whitney Home

Other Northeast[edit]

John Johnson Farm
John Johnson Home.jpg
Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial
Peter Whitmer log home
Peter whitmer log home.JPG
Aaronic Priesthood Restoration Site
Aaronic Priesthood Monument Oakland, PA June 2006.jpg
Susquehanna River
Susquehanna River 700.jpg
Washington D.C. Temple Visitors' Center
Washington DC Temple.JPG
Washington D.C. Temple



Nauvoo Temple / Nauvoo Illinois Temple and Visitors' Center
New Nauvoo Temple cropped.JPG
Red Brick Store


Far West Temple Site
Haun's Mill
Independence Visitors' Center
Liberty Jail
Independence (Zion) Temple Lot
Temple Lot.jpg

Other Midwest[edit]

Carthage Jail
Carthage Jail from southwest.jpg
Mount Pisgah, Iowa
Monument 1888 2016-09 107.jpg
Kanesville Tabernacle (Council Bluffs, Iowa)
Kanesville Tabernacle-27 Sept 2019.jpg
Winter Quarters, Nebraska
Winter Quarters by C.C.A. Christensen.png
Mormon Trail Center (Omaha, Nebraska)
Mormon Trail Center WQ-27 Sept 2019.jpg


Salt Lake City[edit]

Church Administration Building
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Church Office Building
LDS church office building.jpg
Church History Museum
LDS church museum of art and history.jpg
Conference Center
LDS Conference Center-up.jpg
Conference Center Organ
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Family History Library
LDS genealogy library slc utah.jpg
Joseph Smith Memorial Building
Lion House
Lion House Brigham Young.jpg
Relief Society Building
Batiment Société de Secours 0.JPG
Temple Square
1897 Temple Square.jpg
Temple Square: Salt Lake Temple
Salt Lake Temple, Utah - Sept 2004-2.jpg
Temple Square: Salt Lake Tabernacle
S.L. Tabernacle on Temple Square.jpg
Temple Square: Salt Lake Tabernacle organ
Temple Square: Salt Lake Assembly Hall
Temple Square Assembly Hall.jpg

Other West[edit]

Chesterfield, Idaho
Chestefield Idaho Meeting House.JPG
Cove Fort
Cove Fort Utah.jpeg
Fort Moore Pioneer Memorial
Fort Moore Pioneer Memorial.jpg
Laie Hawaii Temple Visitors' Center
LDS Laie Hawaii Temple opposite view.jpg
Martin's Cove
Pipe Spring National Monument
Winsor Castle at Pipe Spring National Monument.jpg
Polynesian Cultural Center
Polynesian Cultural Center entrance.jpg
St. George Temple Visitors' Center
St George Temple cropped.JPG
St. George Utah Temple


Jerusalem Center
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Gadfield Elm Chapel
The oldest Mormon Chapel in the world, Gadfield Elm - - 3613.jpg
Mexico City Temple Visitors' Center
Mexico city temple night.jpg
México City México Temple
New Zealand Temple Visitors' Center
Hamilton New Zealand Temple

See also[edit]


  • "Historic Sites",, Locations and Schedules, LDS Church
  • "Mormon Historic Sites Registry",, Mormon Historic Sites Foundation
  • Jackson, Richard H. (1992), "Historical Sites", in Ludlow, Daniel H (ed.), Encyclopedia of Mormonism, New York: Macmillan Publishing, pp. 592–595, ISBN 0-02-879602-0, OCLC 24502140