Temple Square

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Temple Square in 1897

Temple Square is a National Historic Landmark[1] and religious center in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).[2][3] Temple Square contains the Salt Lake Temple, Salt Lake Tabernacle, Salt Lake Assembly Hall, the Seagull Monument and two visitors' centers.[4] With 3 million to 5 million visitors a year, Temple Square is the most popular tourist attraction in Utah.[4]

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  1. "Temple Square". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=554&ResourceType=District. Retrieved 2008-07-12.
  2. C. Mark Hamilton (1983). "The Salt Lake Temple: A Monument to a People". http://www.media.utah.edu/UHE/t/TEMPLESQUARE.html. Retrieved February 24, 2011.
  3. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. "Style Guide - The Name of the Church". http://newsroom.lds.org/style-guide. Retrieved February 24, 2011.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Graham, Jim (2006-05-21). "Temple Square still top tourist attraction in Utah". Daily Herald. http://www.heraldextra.com/content/view/179379/4/. Retrieved 2006-12-14.

Coordinates: 40°46′13″N 111°53′33″W / 40.77041°N 111.89246°W / 40.77041; -111.89246