In the April 2023 general conference, President Russell M. Nelson, the president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, announced multiple temples including the Charlotte North Carolina temple. 

According to a Church news release, “This house of the Lord will be built on a 5.9-acre site located at 345 Providence Rd. S, in Weddington, North Carolina. Plans call for a single-story temple of approximately 30,000 square feet.”

According to, this will be the 105th temple of 30,000 square feet or more.

This will be the second temple in North Carolina. The first temple, located in Raleigh, was dedicated in December 1999 by President Gordon B. Hinckley and rededicated in 2019.