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Utah State Historical Society

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Great Train Depot Terrible Area

This is a great old train depot, the historical society sometimes has exhibits in here that can be... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Salt Lake City, Utah
If you need to do some research, this is a great place to check out

I have been here several times to conduct research at the state archives. The staff is always very... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2017
David W
Draper, Utah, United States
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3 Sep 2018
“Nothing to see!”
6 Sep 2017
“Great Train Depot Terrible Area”
Photographs and artifacts about the history of Salt Lake City.
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300 S Rio Grande St, Salt Lake City, UT 84101-1182
+1 801-533-3500
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Do not waste your time stopping here if you are a tourist - not only is it in a marginal neighborhood, but there is also nothing to see. This is where the state Historical Society has its offices but there is neither a museum nor...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

This is a great old train depot, the historical society sometimes has exhibits in here that can be interesting and highlights the state. Great architecture and unique area. The problem is the crime rate and drug use in the area make it unsafe to visit....More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed March 1, 2017

I have been here several times to conduct research at the state archives. The staff is always very friendly. There is a pretty good Mexican restaurant in the building as well. The only downside is that the building is near a homeless shelter, because of...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank David W
Reviewed August 11, 2016

We visited the offices of the Utah State Historical Society. The society cares for thousands of the states photographs, books, manuscripts, maps, newspapers and periodicals. It is located at the historic depot of the Denver Rio Grande and Western Railroad which was built in 1910....More

Date of experience: May 2016
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