Public Tours Begin for Rome Italy Temple Public tours begin this month for the Rome Italy Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints in Italy, the Church s nd operating temple in the world It is beautiful, said Elder David A Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, who serves as chairman of the Temple and Public Invited to Tour Rome Italy Temple The public is invited to tour the first temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints in Italy Church leaders announced the Rome Italy Temple will be open for a free public open house from Monday, January , , to Saturday, February , , excluding Sundays. Rome Italy Temple Fact Sheet mormonnewsroom Rome Italy Temple Fact Sheet EXTERIOR FEATURES The Rome Italy Temple will be the nd operating temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints worldwide Construction of Rome Italy Temple In recent months, progress on the Rome Italy Temple slowed Those challenges have been addressed and work will soon resume at a normal pace No dates have been announced for completion. Rome Italy Temple Mormon Newsroom Rome Italy Temple Via Settebagni Rome, Italy Plans to construct the temple were announced October Thomas S Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, broke ground October . Elder Massimo De Feo Welcome to the Lord s Temple in Rome Elder Massimo De Feo Welcome to the Lord s Temple in Rome Elder Massimo De Feo and his wife, Loredana Galeandro, pose for photos at the Church Office First Temple Announced in Rome Mormon Newsroom In , three years after the Mormon pioneers arrived in Utah, Jean Antoine Bosc became the first member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints in Italy. The Rome Italy Temple Visitors Center A Place of Learning temple and how it brings members of the Church closer to Jesus Christ Guests entering the Rome Temple Visitors Center will immediately be drawn to a floor to ceiling, panelled, stained glass scene from the life of the Savior Jesus Christ The art glass piece was created by Tom Holdman, who Angel Moroni Statue Tops Rome Temple Mormon News The Rome Italy Temple, currently under construction, received an angel Moroni statue Saturday, a sign that the temple is progressing toward completion Commonly placed on temples of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints, this foot statue of an ancient Book of Mormon prophet symbolizes Public Tours Begin for Rome Italy Temple Church leaders will meet with the media and take them on tours of the Rome Italy Temple on Monday, January , VIP tours for leaders of government, business, legal, interfaith and humanitarian organizations will be held at the temple from Tuesday, January , through Tuesday, January , before the public open house begins on Monday, January .