Information & Facts
English is the most common language but Spanish is often
spoken in south-western states.
The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into
100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are
widespread and credit cards and travellers cheques are widely
accepted. Travellers cheques should be taken in US Dollars to avoid
hassles. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
The North and South visitor centres are open daily
from 9am to 9pm. Choir rehearsals in the Tabernacle are on
Thursdays from 8pm, and choir broadcasts are on Sundays from
9.30am. Organ recitals take place from Monday to Saturday at 12pm,
and Sunday at 2pm. The Temple is closed to