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Church History Museum

45 N. West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9006
+1 801-240-3310
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Visit with kids ages 1-14

As a Mormon, I appreciated all the original artifacts in the museum. I appreciated learning more... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2014
crayolabird
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Jessup, Maryland
Took 15 year old grandson

This a an excellent museum yo learn about the migrations and settlement of the west. The trials of... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2014
Kand1955
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Museum detailing the history of the Church of Latter Day Saints.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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45 N. West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9006
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Reviewed 15 August 2014

As a Mormon, I appreciated all the original artifacts in the museum. I appreciated learning more about the history of early Salt Lake City and the surrounding area. As a person who just likes history and immigration stories, I appreciated learning about the pioneer experience....More

Thank crayolabird
Reviewed 8 August 2014

This a an excellent museum yo learn about the migrations and settlement of the west. The trials of the immigrants were well documented with mock ship bunks set up where kids can experience how it felt to sleep on a little bunk with your entire...More

Thank Kand1955
Reviewed 4 August 2014

I went here for the second time. The first time I was alone. This time I went with six other people and everyone loved the experience. The staff are well educated and more than helpful. The museum is better than Temple Square.

Thank innerbum1
Reviewed 31 July 2014

We had heard this museum was good and we had a few extra hours in downtown SLC, so we went. It is free. Although it probably means more to Mormons, I'm sure it would also be very interesting to non-Mormons, especially if they enjoy history....More

Thank DCP75
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This museum I would think is probably mainly be interesting to members of the LDS church. There are some amazing artifacts there, and you learn a lot about church history. My kids didn't think they were going to like it but they ended up enjoying...More

1  Thank Jayciel
Reviewed 22 July 2014

It is a history of pioneers and the Mormon journey. We enjoyed the pictures and exhibits. They have a little gift shop.

Thank MamaZ
Reviewed 13 July 2014

Regardless of how much you know about the LDS faith, this is a very impressive place (and I'm sure it will be even more so after the upcoming renovation). My husband was sure he was going to be thoroughly bored here, but he spent even...More

1  Thank amylovesred
Reviewed 3 July 2014

My husband and I decided to take a look inside this museum to see what it was all about. We were very interested to walk through and read all about the settlers to the area, see their mementos, and learned so much about Mormon culture...More

Thank JoAnne M
Reviewed 30 June 2014

The early settlement and history of those who came to SLC well depicted with many exhibits. A model of the temple is also constructed for those who can enter the temple. Can also preregister here for the library to save time in the library. Volunteers...More

Thank journalist2
Reviewed 29 June 2014

If you're a history buff and want to know more about the history of Mormonism, this is a must see. Plan to spend at least 2 hours or more. Run by senior couple missionaries, very reverent and hallowed feeling in these walls. Lots of interesting...More

1  Thank Miya C
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