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Changes are coming to the plaza in Temple Square. Here’s what we know now

by Lindsey Williams | January 12, 2021

The Salt Lake Temple renovation has been underway for just over a year, but the temple isn’t the only...


Looking back on the first ceremony when President McKay turned on the Temple Square Christmas lights

by Lindsey Williams | November 30, 2020

For over 50 years, lights have decorated Temple Square at Christmastime, and even though the lights will be...


What will Temple Square be like this Christmas? Here's what you need to know

by Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | November 12, 2020 | From the Church

The seasonal lights are ready and musical performances are being recorded for the 2020 Christmas season on ...


Church extends invitation to submit musical performances for virtual Christmas concerts and Light the World campaign

by Newsroom of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | October 22, 2020 | From the Church

Christmas celebrations on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah, usually include hundreds of musical perfor...


Several Public Areas of Temple Square Now Closed

by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | From the Church

Updated: March 14, 2020, at 11:51 a.m. MDT ► Related content:  The Church and Coronavirus: A Timeline ...


Tabernacle Choir Announces 2020 "Messiah" Concert Soloists, Find Out How to Get Tickets

by Greyson Gurley | Fun

George Frideric Handel’s famous oratorio Messiah was first performed in 1742 and has been performed by The ...


Learning to Love the Temple: New Children’s Exhibit Opens at Church History Museum

by Lindsey Williams | Fun

The Salt Lake Temple may be closed for renovation, but children now have a new way to explore temples when ...


9 Historic Celebrities and Members of Royalty Who Have Visited Temple Square

by Alicia Soto and Jannalee Sandau | Fun

With the Salt Lake Temple closing for four years, Temple Square will be undergoing some changes . Here's a ...


20 Things You Didn't Know About Temple Square at Christmastime

by Kelsey Berteaux | Fun

This story originally ran on LDS Living in December 2017.  Visiting Temple Square at Christmas time is...


What Exactly Will Happen during the Salt Lake Temple Renovation? Here's What You Need to Know

by Danielle Christensen | From the Church

Visitors strolling Temple Square this Christmas may be feeling nostalgic as they take in the lights, the fl...