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unexpected detour

Interesting history, glad we stopped in, Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. We took in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
northwright
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Yellowknife, Canada
a MUST visit when you are in S/E Utah

A remarkable and well presented history that reminds us of the hardships that our early western... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
funflowertrips
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Corona del Mar, California
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Interesting history, glad we stopped in, Staff were very friendly and knowledgeable. We took in the short video and walked around the cabins which have been sponsored by various families. Jalapeño peanut butter brittle from the store is quite tasty, not to hot.

Thank northwright
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A remarkable and well presented history that reminds us of the hardships that our early western pioneers had to endure. Ya gotta watch the VIDEO!! Even kids will have a ball here.

Thank funflowertrips
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Interesting site about the original Morman settlers Worth an hour to learn how these folks travelled and lived

Thank Margesmister
Reviewed 18 October 2018

I actually stopped here because they advertised free admission and nice bathrooms. My intended few minutes turned into an hour plus as I was fascinated with the site. Best of all, a docent was there, dressed in historical clothing, and we had a great 15...More

Thank txbenton4
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We came across the Bluff Fort Historic site by accident and I'm so glad we did. An early mormon settlement , audio witnesses of the trials and harsh condition the people and their horses faced, carving out a pathway for their wagons to arrive at...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Very interesting ! Must see ! Lots of history and things to do for your kids . Panning for gold , use the hand carts (kids loved this) , historic cabins and wagons , and great gift shop and more ......

Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 14 October 2018

We stopped here on our way through the area. As others have said, it's well worth stopping here to learn about what the pioneers went through as they journeyed here to settle the area. The recreation of the village is interesting and the staff are...More

Thank Genius09
Reviewed 14 October 2018

I had noticed this site on other visits just passing thru, this time I stopped and viewed everything there. Was an education in the 1880 Mormon settlement.

Thank shardguard
Reviewed 11 October 2018

This was a really good visit, with free entry and extremely knowledgeable guides. Lots of information boards on the exhibits, and a great gift shop.

Thank SwindonMoomin
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Very well arranged site. We stopped and had a picnic at shaded tables. We then spent an hour visiting the reproduction homes with original furnishings and well documented stories of the pioneers lives. Highly recommend. Unfortunately the ship and inside exhibits were closed on Sunday.

Thank DiB143
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