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Priesthood Restoration Site

Experience the places where the Aaronic Priesthood was restored, where Joseph Smith translated most of the Book of Mormon, and where Emma Smith grew up.

“Upon You My Fellow-Servants”

How the Aaronic Priesthood Was Restored

Priesthood Restoration Site Interactive Map

Explore locations of the restoration of the priesthood and translation of the Book of Mormon.

Historic Palmyra

Unfold an interactive map, join Joseph Smith on his journey to the Sacred Grove, and visit places that were important to the coming forth of the Book of Mormon.

Whitmer Farm in Fayette, New York

Learn about Peter and Mary Whitmer’s farm, where Joseph Smith finished translating the Book of Mormon and organized the restored Church of Jesus Christ.

Joseph Smith Jr. Birthplace in Sharon, Vermont

Gain insights about Joseph Smith’s heritage of faith, dedication, and sacrifice as you learn about his family and the place he was born.