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Camp Floyd State Park Museum

18035 W 1540 N, Fairfield, UT 84013-9600
+1 801-768-8932
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Little known but very important

Camp Floyd seems to be a little known piece of US history but an important one. At one time holding... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Wayne K
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Hamilton, New Zealand
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Spend an hour off the interstate and learn something really riveting.

This little state park is a little bit off the beaten path but really worth a visit. My wife and i... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
abearfellow
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18035 W 1540 N, Fairfield, UT 84013-9600
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Camp Floyd seems to be a little known piece of US history but an important one. At one time holding 1/3rd of the US troops. Given it was set up to quell the non-existent uprising of the Mormons it ended up helping them a lot...More

Thank Wayne K
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This little state park is a little bit off the beaten path but really worth a visit. My wife and i think we know a lot about history but this place just made our hair stand on end (and, in my case, the single hair...More

Thank abearfellow
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I was invited to help w/my granddaughter's school field trip to Camp Floyd. My first question was " Where is Camp Floyd?" I have lived in Utah for 27 years & I had never heard of it before! A quick map search showed it was...More

1  Thank Carol A
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Whether if you are or are not into history, you'd still enjoy a visit to Camp Floyd. There is the Stagecoach Inn that you can tour, go up twisting stairs and see the small beds visitors used. At one time, this inn was on the...More

Thank SusieofSLC
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Camp Floyd is a very significant place to visit. The small building to the South of the Inn has a nice collection of era specific weapons, uniforms and a documentary film. Easy to get to and only a nominal fee to visit. Utah State Park...More

Thank TC T
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We had fun! Several places to investigate at your own pace. Very inexpensive. Maybe needs some back stories.

Thank Kris M
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went there on a very hot July afternoon and I must say that I'm not sure it was worth the trip. The museum was interesting, but about the size of a twenty foot ship container and of course there's a charge to get in....More

Thank Lacy C
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Went with 6 other ladies interested in our state history and genealogy. This was a f camp set up to monitor the Mormons in about 1861. It was a camp, not a fort. A fort was meant to be permanent, a camp was not. Nice...More

Thank advisorme
Reviewed 23 October 2014

We got there at 8:45 and they didn't open until 9:00, even though the web said 8:00 a.m. We peeked into the Inn, and it was barely furnished; not much to look at. We saw the stone monument marking the Pony Express stop, and that...More

Thank JKP435
Reviewed 24 September 2014

It was fun to learn and get a junior ranger badge at this state park. Take time to go to the army cemetery- only one I have been too where all the headstones read "Unknown". The inn was a a awesome walk back in time....More

Thank ashone
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