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Beehive House

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Taking in the History of SLC

Beautiful architecture and detailed wood work. Took the guided tour, but not much to it since you... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2018
kdj101
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Madisonville, Kentucky
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Temple Square

While visiting LDS Temple Square, stop and see the Beehive house on the corner. A tranquil walk... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2018
Carol A L
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Hendersonville, United States
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The utilitarian home of Brigham Young, the president of the Mormon Church.
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67 E South Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150-9701
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have visited The Beehive House many times and never tire of the tour. If you want to step back in history, this is the place to do it. When I visit, I imagine what it must have been like to live there as one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful architecture and detailed wood work. Took the guided tour, but not much to it since you only get to tour the first floor. Second floor is only available for touring during the off season. The home is very well maintained.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kdj101
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Stopped in and joined a tour but thought the heater was making it hard to hear. As it turned out, it was the guide who didn't speak up or enunciate.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Teresa R
Reviewed October 27, 2018

Free to enter. They do guided tours, but the building didn’t seem that large, so we felt that a guided tour might be a bit intense, so we declined the offer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LiciaW
Reviewed October 22, 2018

We almost didn't take the guided tour at the Beehive House after a poor experience with the misnamed Temple Square grounds and buildings tour, but so glad we did. The 20-minute tour was excellent and provided a lot of information about Brigham Young and the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ann D
Reviewed October 15, 2018

The Beehive House was one of the official residences of Brigham Young, who led the famous Mormon Migration from Nauvoo, Illinois, to the Salt Lake Valley in 1847 and became the second president (after founder Joseph Smith) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Taylor B
Reviewed October 3, 2018

We took the free 20 minute tour of Beehive House, the former home and office of Brigham Young (you can only see it on a tour). There are a few artifacts actually owned by Young on display in the house. The rooms are furnished as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

This well preserved pioneer mansion has a 'wonderful feeling' and seems so comfortable. The decor is beautiful and the lovely women guides are relaxed and willing to respond to all questions. If you have an historical interest, this is an excellent example of pioneer craftsmanship.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mike B
Reviewed September 23, 2018

This historic house is a must see to understand a bit about the history of Salt Lake City and its relationship with the LDS church..

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David B
Reviewed September 18, 2018

While visiting LDS Temple Square, stop and see the Beehive house on the corner. A tranquil walk from the Temple will lead you to early LDS history.

Date of experience: September 2018
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