The Salt Lake City Temple is a worldwide icon of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the heart of Temple Square. Constructed in a neo-gothic style over the course of an astounding 40-year period between 1853 and 1893; the pioneers who settled the valley sacrificed both time and material goods to the building of the temple, which stands as a testament to their faith and devotion. The tour will lead guests through the grounds to admire the stunning workmanship of the building and the serene beauty of its immediate surroundings.
Salt Lake Tabernacle, home of the world-famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir, the Tabernacle, located is an architectural and acoustic wonder. The famous organ at the front of the Tabernacle contains 11,623 pipes, making it one of the largest and richest-sounding organs in the world.
Experience one of the fastest growing pastimes in the United States: Genealogy. This genealogical research workshop provides the opportunity for attendees to discover your roots in the world’s largest storehouse of family records, the Family History Library.
Founded in 1894, the Family History Library is the largest library of its kind in the world. The Library houses over 2.4 million rolls of microfilmed genealogical records, along with microfiche, books, serials, and other formats, and periodicals. Records are available from the United States, Canada, British Isles, Europe, Latin America, Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, and the Pacific Islands.