The Legacy Theater

Legacy Theater


The Legacy Theater, a 500-seat theater located inside the Joseph Smith Memorial Building, featuring short films that explore the lives of Mormons then and now.

Now Showing

Meet the Mormons

A series of vignettes examining the diverse lives of devout members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Filmed on location and across the globe, Meet the Mormons takes viewers on a journey into the day-to-day realities of these individuals. From their passions to their daily struggles, each story paints a unique picture while challenging the stereotypes that surround the Mormon faith.

Days of Harmony

Witness Oliver Cowdery’s experience as Joseph Smith’s scribe during the translation of the Book of Mormon. The film depicts the translation of the Book of Mormon, the restoration of the priesthood, and the first Latter-day Saint baptisms in Harmony, Pennsylvania.

A Day for the Eternities

Featuring the experiences of David Whitmer as Joseph Smith and Oliver Cowdery stay with his family in Fayette, New York, to finish the translation of the Book of Mormon.

Screening Schedule

10:00 am — Meet the Mormons: The Artist
10:30 am — Meet the Mormons: The Entertainers
11:00 am — Meet the Mormons: The Craftsman
11:30 am — Meet the Mormons: The Horseman
12:00 pm — Days of Harmony
12:30 pm — Day for the Eternities
1:00 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Bishop
1:30 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Coach
2:00 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Craftsman
2:30 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Entertainers
3:00 pm — Days of Harmony
3:30 pm — Day for the Eternities
4:00 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Candy Bomber
4:30 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Horseman
5:00 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Craftsman
5:30 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Artist
6:00 pm — Days of Harmony
6:30 pm — Day for the Eternities
7:00 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Humanitarian
7:30 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Missionary Mom
8:00 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Craftsman
8:30 pm — Meet the Mormons: The Artist

Contact the Temple Square Mission at 801-240-4303 for more information regarding this and other films available for viewing on Temple Square.

Special Considerations

  • No tickets are required as the showings with be presented on a first come, first served basis.
  • There is no age limit for this event. Children of all ages are welcome to attend.
  • All seating is general admission.
  • The Joseph Smith Building parking lot does not validate parking for Legacy Theater patrons. However, restaurant patrons will receive a 3 hour parking validation. Please click here for parking information.