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Utah State University Eastern Prehistoric Museum

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Dino Museum & Fremont Indians Displays

Unlike many of these museums this one is made up of authenic artifacts and dino bones. It is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A Gem in the Desert

Easy to drive by, Price has a world class Museum you will miss. Take a break and enjoy fantastic... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Andy P
Boulder, Colorado
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This museum has a Hall of Archaeology, and a Hall of Paleontology as well as a delightful Discovery Area where children can dig for dinosaur bones , play in a pithouse or choose from many games, puppets and printed materials. The museum's...more
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155 E Main St, Price, UT 84501-3033
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unlike many of these museums this one is made up of authenic artifacts and dino bones. It is really not a play ground for kids, but the kids and adults will see the real thing. Very well layed out and everything is well labeled and...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Easy to drive by, Price has a world class Museum you will miss. Take a break and enjoy fantastic insights into the wealth of human history and geology on display. The dinosaurs are awesome.

Thank Andy P
Reviewed July 26, 2018

This is a wonderful museum off the beaten path. Their impressive and surprisingly extensive displays will appeal to all, not just dinosaur or archaeology enthusiasts. We only wish we had more there to see everything they had to offer.

Thank Derek W
Reviewed July 21, 2018

When you enter the building, you are greeted by a Utahraptor. You then have a choice to visit paleontology or archeology, with an impressive photo gallery connecting the two. Highlights are the skeleton of the Columbian mammoth and the battle scene between allosaurus, camarasaurus, camptosaurus,...More

Thank Jensie M
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Very informative, clean, friendly staff, and veteran friendly! We all got in free, and i loved the artifacts.

Thank mrandmrssmith1247
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Covers archeology, palentology and geology of Eastern Utah in very engaging and accessible exhibits. Brings the origins and history of this region to life. The dinosaur exhibit was terrific and the depictions of early people’s was ver well done. The day we visited the museum...More

1  Thank kimkerns
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Recently discovered this smallish museum in Price, Utah and was amazed at the wonderful displays, dinosaur skeletons, fossils, and anthropology exhibits detailing the ancient people who lived in this area of Utah. Lots of dinosaur exhibits sure to interest the kids, as well as adults....More

Thank Lawritz M
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Wonderful display of excavations from the "neighborhood"! Multiple stories to accommodate large dinos!

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

Definitely visit this museum if you are interested in local paleontology and anthropology! The displays are really well explained and the exhibits tell about the local digs in and around nine mile canyon. Heronknd

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Reviewed December 10, 2017 via mobile

We were passing through and saw the museum so stopped to check it out. WOW. Didn’t expect so much good stuff!! Lots of good information and exhibits which were well setup. Lots of dinosaurs and perfect for both kids and adults. Great way to spend...More

1  Thank Geekette92064
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August 3, 2018|
Response from Heronknd | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I cannot remember. You mght call the museum and ask.