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Church History Museum

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Address: 45 N West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9006
Phone Number: +1 801-240-3310
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Museum detailing the history of the Church of Latter Day Saints.

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Great place to visit

The LDS Church History Museum is a great place to visit when visiting Temple Square in SLC, Utah. Lots of displays and history about the church.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Orem, Utah
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Orem, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The LDS Church History Museum is a great place to visit when visiting Temple Square in SLC, Utah. Lots of displays and history about the church.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While not at all interested in the Mormon religion, it was interesting to see some of the history of the church.

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DeLand, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Spend your money here. Spend your money here. It's all about hype with this religion. Anyone who believes there were golden plates that Joseph Smith was given by an angel and then they disappeared? Give me a break. These people are all about making money, becoming wealthy. The area is fraught with begging homeless men.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Lots of different displays and interactive exhibits. Good for little ones and adults. All of the volunteers are helpful and friendly.

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This museum is updated and very friendly to both kids and history-seeking adults. Don't miss the short film playing on the main floor. The changing art exhibit on a higher floor is worth spending some time at. A separate kids' area is hands-on and very fun.

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Shreveport, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I loved the paintings. I've had several ethereal dreams, which I found similarities within some of the beautiful artwork. The history lesson is engaging and well represented as well.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Interactive museum is great for kids, and educational for adults that shows history of LDS migration to Utah

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Moe, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was an interesting museum to visit and gives a good description of the birth of the Mormon faith ,lot of reading and interactive displays as well

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was an amazing opportunity to review so much history all under one roof. The Volunterrs were all very gracious and we really enjoyed our visit. Some of the displays were very interactive.

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Magna, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

It has been awhile since I had been to the church history museum and I knew that they had a new display so we decided to go see what it was all about. It was amazing and had displays for adults as well as children so both groups could be interested in the same display at the same time. There... More 

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