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We visited here on our tour in September and went to the top of the building to see all over the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda C
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Mormon history

The first floor of this museum describes in detail the history of the Mormon Church, from Kirtland... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
travelerfromsj
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San Jose, California
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Museum detailing the history of the Church of Latter Day Saints.
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45 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9006
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here on our tour in September and went to the top of the building to see all over the city. A very pleasant lady gave us the tour and was very enjoyable.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first floor of this museum describes in detail the history of the Mormon Church, from Kirtland and Nauvoo up until the time the Mormons decided to flee west to what became Salt Lake City. There’s also a 6 minute film depicting one of Joseph...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to see the display about the centenary of the tabernacle organ and saw lots of other interesting paintings and objects. Very helpful staff.

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For anyone interested in history and particularly pioneer history this is a superb place to visit and learn. Anyone interested in the history of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, they will enjoy going there. They constantly change some of the most visited...More

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our visit. It was very informative. This museum is great. We enjoyed several short videos and learned a few things we were unaware of about the history of LDS.

Thank apenche1750
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We have nothing against the Mormon movement but must observe that the history the Church wants to present definitely "guilds the lilly", but only by omission. This museum will give you a well presented account of the history of the Mormon movement, and in particular,...More

Thank aussiewanderers
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This place is really nice in that they have quite a few original historical items here. Some of these items are just relics from pioneer days, but some have true historical significance. There are several first edition Books of Mormon and the original printing press...More

Thank kevan j
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Great little museum! Absolutely do not miss the Joseph Smith video. It is shown in the round and is about 6 minutes long. Beautifully done. Loved all of the artifacts! Some great things about Nauvoo, beginnings in New York, etc. The gift shop there is...More

Thank CoalLady
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

This museum is just outside of Temple Square. It is a fairly small museum but it was full of artifacts representing Church history. They have the printing press that the first Book of Mormon was printed on as well as one of the first copies....More

Thank Dixie H
Reviewed July 28, 2018

Spend some time learning about the "pioneers", their lives and about the LSD (Mormons). Volunteers will showcase items and answer your questions.

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