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Paris France Temple facts


Paris France Temple facts


The Paris France Temple is the Church’s 156th operating temple worldwide and the first in France. It will serve approximately 38,000 Church members.

Location: 46 Boulevard Saint Antoine, 15-21 Rue du General Welvert, 78150 Le Chesnay

Plans announced: Oct. 1, 2011

Ground breaking: Aug. 24, 2012

Cultural celebration: May 20, 2017

Dedication: By President Henry B. Eyring, first counselor in the First Presidency, on May 21, 2017, in three sessions.

Property size: 2.26 acres

Building size: 44,175 square feet

Exterior features: Warm-toned limestone with character reflective of limestone used in the Le Chesnay and Versailles regions.

Exterior art glass: The clear glass and colorful art glass windows feature a variety of floral patterns. The motifs are reflective of plants indigenous to France and are based on the floral designs of Monet’s gardens.

Landscaping: A total of 80 trees, 583 shrubs, 1,249 hedges and 14 climbing plants and flowers native to France, including 1,415 bulbous plants, adorn the temple’s multi-level grounds. @SJW_ChurchNews

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