Mormons in Kyiv

The Kyiv Mormon temple – the temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, built in the suburbs of Kyiv – Sofiivska Borshchahivka village. It was opened in 2010 and is considered the third largest temple in the world and in Eastern Europe. The area of the building is striking in its scale – these are three 5-meter floors, which is 2 thousand sq.km.. The height of the spire reaches 42 m, at the peak of which rises the gilded statue of the angel Moroni. The facade of the building is lined with light granite, the windows are decorated with stained glass windows with a picture of spikelets. The interior of the church is also rich in decoration – a marble floor, high vaults, paintings with Jesus in gilded frames. Inside are equipped halls for rituals and rooms for training. In addition to the church, on the territory is the Parish – a prayer house for worship. The territory itself is decorated with trees, flower beds and fountains. There is a hotel for guests.