25 Things You Didn't Know About the Tabernacle

by | Oct. 02, 2017

Mormon Life

Building Uses

23. The Utah Symphony was first housed in the Tabernacle until Abravanel Hall was built across the street in 1979.

24. The Tabernacle used to host weekly sacrament meetings and regular general conferences, as well as cultural and community events.

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25. For nearly 100 uninterrupted years, daily organ recitals were given in the Tabernacle. Though they were discontinued during renovations, these recitals were resumed when the building was rededicated and still happen regularly to this day.

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