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John Hutchings Museum of Natural History

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Address: 55 N. Center St., Lehi, UT 84043
Phone Number: 801-768-7180
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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I could spend hours here

Very glad we stopped here. A family of 6 can get in for $12! With a 2 & 4 yr old, we were able to keep them entertained for a good hour w hands on activities. If we were visiting... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

Very glad we stopped here. A family of 6 can get in for $12! With a 2 & 4 yr old, we were able to keep them entertained for a good hour w hands on activities. If we were visiting without the kids, I could probably spend hours here looking at the rock & mineral collection. Lots of good stuff... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Small but all the exhibits are top notch. A must for all dinosaur lovers. The Imax movies are also good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

I have been to this museum numerous times in my life being from the area. So much to look at so plan on 2-3 hours especially if you have kids. Great place to learn about local history as well as natural. Don't forget to admire the building itself.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Great museum, couldn't really ask for more. The kids will definitely enjoy this place. I suggest making sure you have lots of time to enjoy the place.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

I've been going here since I was a little girl. It's always delightful! The geology section has some neat exhibits, but my favorite has to be the section about the various wars that soldiers from the area fought in. There are displays of uniforms, letters, and other neat artifacts. Check it out!

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Lehi, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nearly all of the original museum artifacts were gathered by John and his extended family. It has grown from a one room building behind John's house to a multi-level museum with many interesting Utah artifacts.

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Miineral Ridge, OH
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 via mobile

As a senior, the price was $3 and definitely worth a visit. There were sea shell displays, a room of labeled rocks, local memorabilia and Indian artifacts. Unique!

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Lehi, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The museum is not big but has a good variety of everything, they have a good collection of rocks of all kinds. A little bit of Lehi history.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Good collection for it's size. Went when a lot of kids were around, interpreters were busy taking care of them.

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Draper, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

I discovered the Hutchings Museum several years ago and have returned again and again! The place an eclectic yet fascinating collection including just about everything. The museum is much bigger than it appears from the outside. The collection is housed in several rooms, the north wing is comprised of natural history including: Insects Birds and eggs Gems and minerals Fossils... More 

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Additional Information about John Hutchings Museum of Natural History

Address: Address: 55 N. Center St., Lehi, UT 84043
Phone Number: 801-768-7180
Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Lehi
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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