Covid 19 Opening Updates and Visitor Information

    For the protection of visitors and missionaries, operations at historic sites have been temporarily modified. Sites follow all requirements of local public health departments, including social distancing and the wearing of face masks. Where face masks are optional, they may still be required for tours of small spaces. Local circumstance may also necessitate closing sites without notice. The following information will help those planning to visit one of the Church’s historic sites.

    Sacred Grove

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Hill Cumorah

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Grandin Building: Book of Mormon Publication Site

    Temporarily closed for guided tours.

    Whitmer Farm: Church Organization Site

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Priesthood Restoration Site

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Joseph Smith Birthplace

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Historic Kirtland

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Morley Farm

    Always open. Social distancing strongly encouraged.

    Johnson Farm

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Independence Visitors’ Center

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Liberty Jail

    Temporarily closed for guided tours.

    Far West Temple Site

    Always open. Social distancing strongly encouraged.

    Hawn’s Mill

    Always open. Social distancing strongly encouraged.

    Historic Nauvoo

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Carthage Jail

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Mormon Trail Center at Historic Winter Quarters

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Kanesville Tabernacle

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Mt. Pisgah

    Always open. Social distancing strongly encouraged.

    Martin’s Cove: Mormon Trail Site

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Sixth Crossing: Mormon Trail Site

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Rock Creek Hollow: Mormon Trail Site

    Always open. Social distancing strongly encouraged.

    Beehive House

    Temporarily closed for guided tours.

    Cove Fort

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Brigham Young Winter Home and Office

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    Hamblin Home

    Temporarily closed for guided tours. Grounds are open, but social distancing is strongly encouraged.

    St. George Tabernacle

    Temporarily closed for guided tours.

    Mormon Battalion Center at San Diego

    Temporarily closed for guided tours.

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