This is a film about the life and legacy of Joseph Smith, founding prophet of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is being shown in the Legacy Theater of the Joseph Smith Memorial Building.
Joseph Smith The Prophet of the Restoration has been produced under the direction of the First Presidency as part of the Church’s commemoration of the 200th anniversary of Joseph Smith’s birth.
The film depicts events in the life of Joseph Smith from his early youth in Vermont to his martyrdom in Illinois at age 38. It recounts Joseph’s search for truth as a young boy, a search that resulted in divine revelation that set his life on a path of service and sacrifice in restoring the Church of Jesus Christ. Viewers will see both the personal and public sides of Joseph’s caring nature and prophetic leadership.
Showings of this film start at 9:00 a.m. and run every hour and a half until the last showing at 7:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. This film also shows in the North Visitor’s Center on Sunday.
Available times are:
Contact the Temple Square Mission at 801-240-1706 for more information regarding Sunday show times and other films available for viewing on Temple Square.
Tickets or reservations are no longer required. All seating is now on a first-come, first-served basis. The length of the film is approximately 70 minutes.