Panama City Panama Temple

Announced: Aug. 23, 2002

Groundbreaking, site dedication: Oct. 20, 2005, by Elder Spencer V. Jones of the Seventy

Location: Cardenas, Corozal, Corregimiento de Ancon, entering through the Ministerio De Education, Panama City, Panama

Site: 6.96 acres

Exterior finish: China stone and art-glass windows

Temple design: Classical

Architect: Mallol & Mallol of Panama City and Naylor Wentworth Lund of Salt Lake City

Construction adviser: Duane Cheney

Contractor: Diaz and Guardia Panama

Rooms: Celestial room, baptistry, two ordinance rooms, two sealing rooms

Total floor area: 18,943 square feet

Dimensions: 90-feet by 103-feet, height of spire 111 feet

District: 42,741 Latter-day Saints in eight stakes and six districts in Panama