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Guadalajara Mexico Temple: Facts and figures

Location: Avenida Patria 879, Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico, C.P. 45030

Temple presidency: Emilio Garcia, president; Jose Luis Figueroa Delgado, Luis Avalos Rico, counselors.

Rooms: Celestial room, two ordinances rooms, two sealing rooms, baptistry.

Exterior: Blanco Guardiano white marble from Torreon, Mexico.

Size: 10,850 square feet.

Architect: Alvaro Enigo.

Contractor: Impulsa Construction.

District: Eighteen stakes and eight districts with 60,665 members in Durango, Guadaljara, Aguascalientes, Irapuato, Leon, Mazatlan, Tepic, Xamora and Zacatecas.

Pertinent facts: Announced April 14, 1999; ground broken June 12, 1999; open house, April 14-21, 2001, attended by 13,039 people. Dedicated April 29, 2001, by President Gordon B. Hinckley, with 6,520 attending four sessions in or near the temple.