Utah Museums

Bountiful / Davis Art Center
BDAC is the premiere community supported foundation and gathering place for the fostering of quality artistic expression and education.
American West Heritage Center
The Heritage Center offers a variety of activities for individuals and families, as well as group tours and vacations.
Anasazi State Park Museum
Explore this ancient village in the heart of Utah's canyon country.
Box Elder Museum of Natural History
The Box Elder Museum is a natural history museum in Brigham City. Displays include a variety of fossils and minerals from throughout Utah and the world.
Brigham City Museum of Art & History
The museum hosts a variety of temporary exhibits, each lasting 4-12 weeks. Each summer, the museum curates a quilt exhibit with quilts from throughout the state, with featured quilters from all over.
BYU Museum of Paleontology
As part of the BYU educational system, the Museum of Paleontology provides labs and hands-on learning to university students.
BYU Museum of Art
The museum displays paintings, drawings, prints, sculptures, installations, video, and photography.
BYU Museum of Peoples and Cultures
The Museum of Peoples and Cultures is BYU’s Teaching Museum, inspiring students to life-long learning and service and mentoring them in collections-focused activities.
Chase Home of Utah Folk Art
The Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts features objects made by living Utah artists from the state’s American Indian, rural, occupational and ethnic communities offering a snapshot of Utah’s contemporary culture and heritage.
Clark Planetarium
Combining the best of entertainment and education to inspire wonder about space and science. Clark Planetarium a Salt Lake County Agency.
Conservation Garden Park at Jordan Valley
Located in West Jordan, Utah the Conservation Garden Park showcases waterwise landscaping examples as well as interactive educational exhibits on how to achieve a waterwise landscape.
Dinosaur National Monument Quarry Visitor Center
Located seven miles north of Jensen, Utah off Highway 149, the Quarry Visitor Center serves as the gateway to the Quarry Exhibit Hall and the world famous wall of dinosaur bones.
The Dinosaur Museum
Skeletons, fossilized skin, eggs, footprints, state-of-the-art graphics, and beautifully realistic sculptures present the dinosaurs from the Four Corners region and throughout the globe.
Discovery Gateway Children's Museum
Discovery Gateway's programs and exhibits are designed to address the many ways that children learn, as well as to help parents understand and support their children's development.
Eccles Community Art Center
The historic home displays temporary exhibits of local, regional and national artists, who create in a variety of media. Works from the art center's permanent collection are rotated and displayed in the offices and third floor gallery.
Edge of the Cedars State Park Museum
Visit a Pueblo village and a 1,000-year-old kiva. View a collection of Anasazi pottery. Enjoy programs including archaeology and art exhibitions, storytelling, craft workshops, and an annual Indian art market held on the first Saturday every May.
Fort Douglas Military Museum
Visitors to this museum will see displays of cannons, helicopters and armored vehicles, as well as authentic military uniforms, weapons, and equipment.
Fremont Indian State Park
Discover artifacts, petroglyphs, and pictographs left behind by the Fremont Indians. This museum preserves treasures from the site, including pottery, baskets, and arrowheads.
Frontier Homestead State Park Museum
Museum displays include horse-drawn vehicles used from 1850 to 1920 and a collection of pioneer artifacts. An iron industry exhibit features the only known remaining artifact from the original foundry - the town bell.
Hill Aerospace Museum
The Museum exhibits more than 90 military aircraft, missiles, and aerospace vehicles on the grounds and inside the Major General Rex A. Hadley Gallery and the Lindquist Stewart Fighter Gallery.
Hutchings Museum
The museum has a collection of pioneer, western and Native American artifacts, and a very large rock, mineral and fossil collection.
Kimball Art Center
The Kimball showcases a variety of exhibitions ranging from national exhibitions of historical significance to shows featuring up and coming local artists.
The Leonardo at Library Square
The Leonardo is a contemporary Science Technology and Art museum, where today’s big ideas, questions, inventions and discoveries are connected in a whole new way.
The Living Planet Aquarium
The Living Planet Aquarium is a non-profit organization, dedicated to inspiring people to explore, discover and learn about Earth’s diverse ecosystems.
Monte L. Bean Museum
Research collections of vascular and non vascular plants, invertebrate and vertebrate animals are maintained and made available to research scientists and educators. Public exhibits and educational programs are offered.
Museum of Ancient Life
The Museum of Ancient Life has the world's largest display of mounted dinosaurs. Meet fierce prehistoric friends at the museum. Exhibits like the Erosion Table and the Fossil Dig give you an opportunity be a part of the science of paleontology.
Museum of Natural Curiosity
With more than 400 interactive experiences, you can choose a new adventure each time you visit the Museum of Natural Curiosity.
Natural History Museum of Utah
The museum shows exhibits of natural history subjects, specifically about Utah's natural history.
Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art
The Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art is the nucleus for exhibiting visual arts in northern Utah. Emphasizing modern, post-modern, and contemporary periods of art in the western United States.
Red Butte Garden
With over 100 acres including display and natural gardens, walking paths and natural areas with hiking trails, Red Butte Garden is the largest botanical garden in the Intermountain West that tests, displays, and interprets regional horticulture.
Springville Museum of Art
The Springville Museum of Art is Utah’s first museum for the visual fine arts. The Museum houses nearly 3,000 works; 2,000 of which are Utah art.
Southern Utah Museum of Art
The Museum hosts art exhibitions that represent the principal artistic styles and periods of world cultures.
This is the Place State Park
Visit the historic Village, ride trains, ponies and Big Red, the vintage fire engine. Pan for gold, spin and card wool, pet farm animals and make take-home crafts. Interact with a Blacksmith, Tinsmith, Saddle-maker and learn other trades.
Tracy Aviary
Located in Liberty Park, the aviary offers bird shows, immersive exhibits and is an accessible, enjoyable place for families to visit.
Treehouse Children’s Museum
Treehouse Children's Museum is truly a treasure for the children and families of Northern Utah. With its award-winning exhibits and programs, Treehouse is the place where children can step into a story.
Uintah County Heritage Museum
Uintah County Heritage Museum in Vernal UT features displays of the pioneers, Native American Indians, miners, soldiers, lawmen and outlaws who helped shape the history of the Uinta Basin.
USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum
Nestled in the heart of a resource rich archaeological, paleontological and geological play land, the museum has much to offer in diverse prehistoric subjects.
Utah Field House of Natural History State Park Museum
Discover the prehistoric world, dig for fossils, and explore the dinosaur garden. Within an 80-mile radius of Vernal, evidence of the entire Earth’s history is visible. Utah Field House reveals this geologic story with hands-on exhibits and activities.
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art
The award-winning Utah Museum of Contemporary Art exhibits groundbreaking artwork by local, national, and international artists.
Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Visit the Utah Museum of Fine Arts! Utah's Passport to the World of Art.
Union Station
The Union Station in Ogden now houses several museums, including the Utah State Railroad Museum, the Spencer S. Eccles Rail Center, the John M. Browning Firearms Museum, Utah Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum and the Browning-Kimball Classic Car Museum.
Western Mining and Railroad Museum
This museum is located in Helper, Utah, which got its name because of the engines required to help the trains climb the steep grades to Soldier Summit.
Wheeler Historic Farm
Wheeler Farm is the home to nearly 6,000 artifacts and educational pieces associated with Utah’s agricultural history and early farm life (1887-1940).