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WP_Theme::get_template_directory_uri() public WP 3.4.0

Returns the URL to the directory of a theme's "template" files.

In the case of a child theme, this is the URL to the directory of the parent theme's files.

{} It's a method of the class: WP_Theme{}

No Hooks.


String. URL to the template directory.


$WP_Theme = new WP_Theme();


Since 3.4.0 Introduced.

Code of WP_Theme::get_template_directory_uri() WP 5.7.2

public function get_template_directory_uri() {
	if ( $this->parent() ) {
		$theme_root_uri = $this->parent()->get_theme_root_uri();
	} else {
		$theme_root_uri = $this->get_theme_root_uri();

	return $theme_root_uri . '/' . str_replace( '%2F', '/', rawurlencode( $this->template ) );