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Mapping Historic Units and Buildings

October 2023

a building called a tabernacle, used as a gathering place in bountiful utah for church meetings.

Can you name the oldest operating meetinghouse in Utah? BYU geography professor Brandon Plewe, and a team of students have documented many historic Church buildings and every ward and branch of the Church between 1830 and 1930—more than 7,000 congregations in total. See their work at


Answer: The Bountiful Tabernacle


(Read more at BYU News.)

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