Please Enjoy Your Visit

All are welcome on the grounds of the Mesa Arizona Temple. Please be respectful of the sacred nature of this historic location.

Walk The Temple Grounds


The Mesa Temple grounds are a sacred place. We hope you’ll enjoy your time here as you find a quiet place to meditate, or as you talk and laugh with friends or family. We ask that these grounds be treated with kindness and respect. For more information about expected behavior, click here.

Explore the Gardens

The Mesa Temple gardens are truly fascinating. The 20 acres are adorned all year long with 100,000 plants and 30,000 flowers of about 100 different varieties. The gardens are intended to be a peaceful place for resting, pondering, and leisurely walks.

Experience the Calming Reflection Pools

The elegant reflection pools on the temple grounds offer scenic views. The pools have become known as popular photoshoot locations because they offer an ideal place for capturing the Mesa Temple with glimmering waters. It is common to see wedding pictures taken surrounding the pools.

Gain Perspective

The Mesa Temple is considered by many to be one of the best views in Arizona and one of the best places to watch the sunset. Enjoy the peace of the gardens, the tranquil water features, and the beautiful views.



Stunning architecture, amazing views, beautiful gardens, and relaxing reflection pools make the Mesa Temple a hot spot for photography. It is a great place for selfies, group photos, family portraits, and special events. You’re more than welcome to take pictures and video.

Photographers are welcome to use the grounds for photoshoots. There is no entrance fee or photography fee. We ask that photographers and their groups follow guidelines for expected behavior. Please contact the Mesa Temple Visitors’ Center volunteers for more details regarding drone usage on Temple grounds.

Upcoming Events

A variety of events happen year round. The majority of events are free and open to the public. Common events include performances, devotionals, and youth activities.

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There is a lot to do at the Mesa Temple. Check below for specific information about a building.

Mesa Temple

The principal purpose of the temple is to provide ordinances and blessings to members in the Mesa area. The Mesa Arizona Temple is considered a literal house of the Lord by members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

FamilySearch Experience

Experienced research specialists provide a personal experience to help you discover your ancestors and grow your family tree. The library offers free access to genealogical data for billions of deceased ancestors from around the globe.

Distribution Services

You can get Church materials and clothing at the Distribution Services next door to the visitors’ center.

Mesa Temple Visitors’ Center

 455 East Main Street, Mesa, AZ 85203

(480) 964-7164