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Sunrise Manor Sights and Landmarks Guide, Nevada

Sunrise Manor is a place that has always been a first choice of all those people who want  a refreshing getaway and want to spend some real quality time with their family and friends.  It lies at the west base of the Frenchman Mountain that is at the very east of the Las Vegas. Surrounded with utmost beauty the very air of the city is rejuvenating and makes a vacation prove worthwhile. If you are seeking a spectacular and amazing place to visit in the upcoming vacations, then no place than Sunrise Manor can be better than it.

The most incredible sight of Sunrise Manor

The most popular and the most spectacular of the tourist attraction in Sunrise Manor beyond doubt is the Las Vegas Nevada Temple. This is the 43rd temple that is operating of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints.

Situated in Sunrise Manor CDP, quite near to Las Vegas, Nevada, this temple sits over 4.2 ha (10.3 acres) at the very base of the Frenchman Mountain or the Sunrise Mountain. A very groundbreaking site dedication and ceremony for the amazing temple were actually held in the November of 1985. Gordon B. Hinckley, who was then a counselor of the church’s First Presidency, presided over and gave enriching dedication prayer. Then the construction of the temple began quite soon after this ceremony was conducted.

The Mormon temple got open for the public to tour so that they can get to know more about it between the time span of November 16 to December 9, 1989.  Over 300,000 people toured the temple along with its great grounds extensively during the period of these three blissful weeks. Amazed at the splendor of the temple, people could not stop marveling at it.

This temple is an exquisite piece of architecture and has 6 spires. The highest of the spires stands 119 feet or say 36 m high. At the very top of the tower is a great exquisite statue of angel Moroni. It is ten foot high and adds a certain charm to the tower and the temple rendering it all the more beautiful. The exterior of the temple is white finished made of pre cast stone walls along with a roof of copper. having 192 rooms in all, the temple has 4 ordinance rooms, 6 sealing rooms, one Celestial room, one baptismal font along with great many other facilities in order to meet and fulfill the requirements, purposes and the needs of the temple.


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