The visitors' centers at Temple Square are gateways to learn about the restored gospel of Jesus Christ.
The North Visitor’s Center sits in the northwest corner of Temple Square where the Endowment House once stood. The center domed area houses the Christus. - © by Intellectual Reserve, Inc.
The north building features a marble reproduction of the eleven-foot Christus by Danish sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen, an interactive exhibit of the Church’s welfare and humanitarian aid efforts, and a tabletop map made of four thousand miniature pieces depicting Jerusalem as it might have been at the time of Jesus. The south building features interactive displays emphasizing the Church’s commitment to strengthening families and building temples. Free tours are offered in each center.
A replica of the Christus, as sculpted by Danish Sculptor, Bertel Thorvaldsen. Jesus Christ is the centerpiece of the message of the Restoration of the gospel.
David M. Whitchurch