Given the increase in traffic due to other scheduled downtown events (especially during the holiday season) please allow extra time for travel and parking. 3-hour validated parking is available on a limited basis underneath the Joseph Smith Memorial Building. City Creek also allows free parking for 2-hours with $2 for each additional hour.
Below are the closest parking lots that provide the best access to Temple Square.
The Joseph Smith Memorial Building: 15 E. South Temple – head westbound to access underground parking located in the center of South Temple Street. Turn right at the bottom of the ramp. While parking is $10, all four Temple Square restaurants give a 3-hour validation when you dine. Events in the Joseph Smith Memorial Building and Lion House also validate parking.
City Creek Center: 50 E. South Temple – head westbound to access underground parking located in the center of South Temple Street. Turn left at the bottom of the ramp.
Visit the Temple Square Parking Guide at lds.org for other parking locations closer to the Temple Square building you are visiting.
If there are any questions, please contact us at: (801) 539-3137
This short video shows you where to go from State Street. Please note that parking rates have changed since the video was made. Rates are posted at the entrance