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Natural History Museum of Utah

Address
University of Utah Campus

301 Wakara Way

Salt Lake City, UT 84108
Information
801-581-4303
Receptionist
801-581-6927
Fax
801-585-3684
Website
Official Website
Email
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Season
Year-Round
Price/Fee
$0-13
Natural History Museum of Utah at the Rio Tinto CenterPhoto by Stuart Ruckman

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Take a journey through Utah’s natural history at the Natural History Museum of Utah. Learn about Utah's paleontological discoveries including many new-to-science species of dinosaurs only found in Utah. Celebrate Utah's native people and cultures, explore thousands of new artifacts and learn about Utah's unique and extraordinary environments.

Hands-on learning is a huge part of the Museum. Children and adults alike will get the opportunity to experience Utah’s past in a whole new way. Enjoy the amazing views from large windows and terrace overlooking the valley and surrounding mountains. And outdoor enthusiasts can stop in after a hike on the Bonneville Shoreline Trail for a boost of energy with a snack from our café.

Outdoor terraces allow for a relaxing time to take in the beauty of the Salt Lake Valley, and the Museum Store allows you to take a little bit of history home with you.

 

Foothill Cultural District Coupon

$1 Off Admission at the Natural History Museum of Utah

Brought to you by: Natural History Museum of Utah

Experience Utah's natural history from the ground up! The new Natural History Museum of Utah at the Rio Tinto Center is a treasure trove of fascinating artifacts, jaw-dropping dinosaurs, amazing science, and beautiful exhibits. Spend the day at the architectural wonder where science is alive, accessible, entertaining and simply awe-inspiring.

$1.00 off admission for up to 4 people with coupon at NHMU. Not Valid with any other offer.

University of Utah Campus
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
801-581-4303
http://www.nhmu.utah.edu
Special Notes:
  • Expiration date: 12/31/18
  • Cannot be combined with any other offers. Not valid for special exhibits or special events.

Category
Museums
Season
Year-Round
Hours

Everyday - 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesdays - 10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
*Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day

Pricing
$0-13

Adults - $13.00
Senior 65 and older - $11.00
Youth 13-24 - $11.00
Child 3-12 - $9.00
Child 2 and under - Free
Museum Charter Members - Free
University of Utah Students, Faculty and Staff with Valid ID - Free
Active-Duty Military Personnel and up to five family members through Blue Star Museums Memorial Day - Labor Day 2013 - Free

For more information, visit our webpage.

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Natural History Museum of Utah Address:

301 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, Utah 84105

Driving to the Natural History Museum of Utah at the Rio Tinto Center

From the North:

  • Take I-15 South
  • Exit 307 for 400 South Exit -- Turn Left onto 400 South
  • Continue toward the University of Utah campus as 400 South turns into 500 South and then to Foothill Drive (UT-186)
  • Turn left at Wakara Way -- The Museum will be visible at the top of the road in front of you.
  • Continue up Wakara Way to the Museum.

From the South:

  • Take I-15 North
  • Exit 304 to merge onto I-80 East toward Cheyenne
  • Exit 129 for Foothill Drive (UT-186) toward Parleys Way
  • Continue straight onto Foothill Drive
  • Past Sunnyside Drive, turn right onto Wakara Way -- The Museum will be visible at the top of the road in front of you.
  • Continue up Wakara Way to the Museum.

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