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Park City Museum

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Well worth the visit

This museum is very well done. It has a lot of interactive displays that very cool. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jaynewayne
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surprise, az
Well presented local history

The history of Park City presented in attractive and imaginative displays. Lots of information... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kabob A
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Hendersonville, North Carolina
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Discover Park City's history at the Park City Museum on Historic Main Street. Prospectors discovered silver in 1868 in the area that soon after became Park City. Mine owners made fortunes, while thousands of miners simply made a living. After silver...more
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528 Main St, Park City, UT 84060-5153
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is very well done. It has a lot of interactive displays that very cool. The information about the mining operation and old jail are very interesting. Definitely worth the trip.

Thank jaynewayne
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The history of Park City presented in attractive and imaginative displays. Lots of information about mining activities of early days of Park City, life in the late 19th century West and the development of the skiing industry and the Olympics of 2002. A really nice...More

Thank Kabob A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful museum in the middle of town. I took the walking tour and learned much about the old city.

Thank cigarsteve1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only a small entrance fee and very informative. Has actual jail cells to go through. $15 fee includes walk through town with informed guide.

Thank wahlab
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stumbled upon this place upon our walk through Mainstreet. If you tour the museum and take the walking guided tour, it's a combined $15 fee. Would recommend. The tour was great! Our guide Donovan (a British gent who came to Utah in the 1970's) was...More

Thank Noe D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here with adults, elementary age kids, and teens, and we all enjoyed it. There were plenty of things to pique the interest of everyone in our group: historical information on the forming of the town, mining, the reinvention of Park City into a...More

Thank saavychic
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A good way to learn about Park City and it's transition from a mining town to a ski resort. Plenty of things to keep your attention. We had a good tour led by a very knowledgeable docent.

Thank Carol C
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

The age range of our family group is 18-80 and everyone enjoyed this place. Lots of interesting and creative exhibits. Everything from notorious outlaws in the “dungeon” jail to the history of area mines and the development of the ski industry. Well worth the time.

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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Great place to spend a couple of hours. Very informative. Nice and cool inside on a hot day. A lot of information displayed in very interesting ways.

Thank wayway52
Reviewed August 7, 2018

Great place to visit.We only stayed a short distance from the museum and was a very interesting museum

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Sarah B
April 3, 2018|
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Response from Trudy M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is an elevator inside that accesses all three levels.
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2 for 1 coupons can be found in the local newspaper (Park Record), especially during the shoulder seasons & the summer.
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