This museum offers you a journey into the natural world offering extensive collections of dinosaurs, Native American ... More
Natural History Museum of Utah
This museum offers you a journey into the natural world offering extensive collections of dinosaurs, Native American artifacts, rocks and minerals. It also offers exhibits specific to the Great Basin and Colorado Plateau. Located at the University of Utah, the Museum is educational as well as entertaining for adults and children alike. Special statewide outreach programs include curriculum kits for teachers, field trips, guided tours and natural history classes. See their website for prices and further information.
Admittedly I'm kind of a museum snob; I've seen a lot of our nation's best, and I was kind of disappointed with this one. I assume it was university run as it was on U of U campus and was in a fairly small building for a museum, and there wasn't many exhibits. I learned more than I knew about Utah than before, but I expected more especially since it's the state museum of natural history, and Utah has a pretty rich history of dinosaur fossils I thought that exhibit would be more thrilling.
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