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Address: 216 South Main St, Monticello, UT 84535
Phone Number: 435-587-3401
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...desk staff one weekday when we called. Coffee, biscuits and plently of advice. Really good bookshop, maps etc. Plus spotless toilet facilities. Monticello may be a dump, but... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 23, 2015
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

...desk staff one weekday when we called. Coffee, biscuits and plently of advice. Really good bookshop, maps etc. Plus spotless toilet facilities. Monticello may be a dump, but this place is a great asset to the community. Museum is missable,

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Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by and for the feedback! Please feel free to email me (natalie@monticelloutah.org) with any recommendations on improving the overall quality of our city. Safe travels! More 

Southport, NC
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66 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Very nice little museum for this little town and a very helpful gal gave us some great advice for the rest of our drive today. T. His was a pleasant surprise on a rainy day.

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Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by! We're happy to hear about your enjoyable experience! Hope to see you again soon. More 

Prescott, Arizona
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

This is a small town historical museum, It's not the Smithsonian. My kids 11-18 enjoyed it. It is free. They had some neat 19th century household items. It's good if you want to see a little bit of how life was for the early settlers.

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Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to stop by! We're glad it was enjoyable experience for your entire family--hope to have you back again soon! More 

Monticello UT
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

The old tractors have a 1904 I think link to the area, mining history. and pioneer history. vast mountains, and lots of wildlife

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Thank TomMonticelloUT
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by! We're glad to hear you enjoyed the historical connections to the community. Hope to have you back again soon! More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Cute little museum in Monticello. Enjoyed the little things that towns folk contributed. Simple and small for this town.

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Thank branandco
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by! We're glad you found the locals' contributions and history interesting and informative. Hope to have you back again soon! More 

Victoria, Canada
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25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

small museum, well laid out, easy to visit, lots of tourist info and good books about the area. Wheelchair accessible. Great parking. walking distance from the motel

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3 Thank zigreders
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting and the feedback! We hope to continue to provide excellent accessibility and information for all our visitors. More 

Grand Junction
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Highly recommended, Great displays...maps, maps and brochures a must stop if you need information on the area

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3 Thank Bill K
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for the feedback! We're especially glad to hear you were able to acquire all the information needed for your travels through the area! More 

Cocoa, Florida
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139 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2012

Get upclose and personal in this small museum dedicated to the Monticello Utah area. Cant beat the price. Visitor center next door. don't miss talking to the local people there. They can give you insight and information ;you will never find in a commercial brochure

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5 Thank jay34144
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback and for the visit! We're glad to hear of your appreciation for the local insight, and hope your travels were enjoyable. Hope to have you back soon! More 

Price, Utah
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34 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2011

Small town museums are such oddities, and this one fits right in. Displays include Indian artifacts, pioneer items, a geology exhibit, and old telephone gear. Needs dusted but it is honest.

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3 Thank Slow_Hiker
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! We hope you had an enjoyable trip, and hope to have you back to our updated facilities! More 

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