Tithing office and relic hall
Park City, Utah
Territorial Jail; research notes and photo files in museum office; yearly exchanging exhibits; docent tours; summer walking tours by costumed guides; school history units and architectural preservation units.
Archaeology, Church, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Park
Parowan's historic "Crown Jewel", the rock church stands in the center of town square. Construction of the Rock Church began in 1863 and the work was completed in 1867. The Rock Church balcony was designed after the Salt Lake City Tabernacle. Over the years, the rock church has been used as a place of worship, town council hall, school building, social hall, and a tourist camp. The Rock Church was restored in the 1940's. Location: Town square between Center and 100 South on Main Street.
Art, Culture, General, History, Historical Society, Military
Victorian room with furnishings; City Room with school, blacksmith shop, store and old tabernacle relics; tours for children and adults; exhibits change every month in the Historical and Art Rooms.
Salt Lake City, Utah
Art, Children's, Historic House, Library, Specialized
The Pioneer Craft House, named for a project commemorating the 1847 settlement of Salt Lake City, celebrated its 60th year at the old Scott
School property at 500 E 3300 S. During that time, Craft House has been the home of a valuable international puppet collection, well-used weaving and pottery studios, silversmith and lapidary workshops, an art library,
and a peaceful cultural haven for artists and craftspeople.
Salt Lake City, Utah
Extensive collection of pioneer artifacts.
Archaeology, Natural History, Science
The USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum is an accredited museum exhibit facility with full-skeletal mounts of dinosaurs and Ice Age creatures, as well as baskets, pottery and clay figurines, a rotating exhibit gallery, classroom and children's exploration area. This institution is state and federal repository complete with Observation Labs where the public can view the curation and preparation processes and speak to the preparators in a one on one setting.
Museum consists of two log cabins with authentic pioneer furnishings.