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The Edge of the Cedars State Park

660 W 400 North, Blanding, UT 84511-4000
+1 435-678-2238
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Amazing treasure with Smithsonian-worthy artifacts in museum - a must-see!

If you are visiting any of the archaeological sites, cliff dwellings or rock art panels in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
christine102262
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
Great little museum

This museum is well worth visiting! There are exhibits both inside and outside. The indian pottery... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
craigforrest
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Cullowhee, North Carolina
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Informative displays on the history of the region.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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660 W 400 North, Blanding, UT 84511-4000
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Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are visiting any of the archaeological sites, cliff dwellings or rock art panels in the area, a visit to this park, specifically the museum is a must! Here you will see wonderfully preserved collections of some of the artifacts that came out of...More

Thank christine102262
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is well worth visiting! There are exhibits both inside and outside. The indian pottery is beautiful!

Thank craigforrest
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Blanding one night on our vacation through Utah. We had some time to kill before we could check into our hotel so we decided to check out this place. I am so glad that we did! This is a very interesting...More

Thank pc2425
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Two years ago we stopped by this ruin/museum and the museum was closed - we were able to visit the ruin. We returned yesterday and were able to visit the excellent museum. The ' Discovery-exhibit was very interesting. The relics of the ancient pueblo culture...More

Thank Betweenjobs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw many museums on our bus tour through Utah. This is a definite highlight of the trip. This museum is outstanding, and very accessible for even young school age children. The exhibits in the museum are well spaced and a very complete depiction of...More

Thank MSUmindy
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are any where near Blanding it is a must see stop. The museum pieces are some of the finest you will see. Some of the vases are just amazing. Everything is amazing there from the wall art to the petroglyphs painted on the...More

1  Thank harp01
Reviewed 12 June 2017

A stop at the Edge of the Cedars State Park will allow you to stretch your legs a bit and learn local history. Allow at least an hour, some of the artifacts are outstanding and deserve more than a quick look. The place is not...More

1  Thank rob2269
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I love all things Native American (past and present) and museums (of almost any kind)! This museum was an unexpected pearl. (Many thanks to the visitor guide in Blanding Tourist Center for recommending we visit!) The kiva behind the museum was an especially inviting walk...More

1  Thank dianaelms
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The staff were very friendly and informative. If you enjoy history and native artifacts, you have got to see this place. It is in the town of Blanding and easy to access.

1  Thank Jefty2013
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Best collection of Pueblo cultural artifacts we've seen! Excellent clear descriptions of the relationships between Pueblo cultures here, at, Mesa Verde, and Chaco. We learned many big picture things not mentioned at other sites. So glad we visited!

1  Thank linwood14
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Nancy R
13 January 2015|
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Response from rdgtchr | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on your interests. We probably spent an hour and a half, but could have spent twice that if we had carefully read all the displays. GREAT and interesting park.
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