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Daughters of Utah Pioneer Museum

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Address: 145 N. 100 East, St. George, UT
Phone Number: 435/628-7274
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Mon - Tue 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Thu - Sat 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

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Interesting hearing the stories of the pioneers.

We thought the docents were wonderful. Very pleasant and so full of stories. They took the time to tell us about how and why the first settlers came, showed us interesting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Kari M
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Santa Barbara, California, United States
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Murray, Utah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This contains an interesting collection of pioneer artifacts. It's likely not a high level of interest for kids, unless they have a particular interest in such things. I found the early maps of the area one of the more interesting exhibits.

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Hockessin, Delaware
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Docent we met was a wonderful treat. She was pleasant and allowed us to explore the many items throughout the multiple rooms adding little facts as we went along. I had two teenage girls with me so the museum experience was average to what I would expect as it was a lot of stuff to take in. We tried... More 

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Thank DiAlJo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were warmly greeted when we entered by a couple of very knowledgeable docents, who took the time to explain a number of the exhibits, and one of them gave us a special tour of the basement area that is normally off limits to the public.

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Thank Charles F
Santa Barbara, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thought the docents were wonderful. Very pleasant and so full of stories. They took the time to tell us about how and why the first settlers came, showed us interesting artifacts and overall made the items come to life. After talking to us, we were left to wander the exhibits by ourselves.

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Thank Kari M
Buena Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

This is a real bargain. For $3.00 you can visit this place and get on a bus and visit other historic site. They have docents who are very well informed and provide great insite into pioneer life. Actors also provide information about the lives of early pioneers.

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Thank 137rick
Salt Lake, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The Daughters of Utah Pioneer museum is a wonderful museum chucked full of all kinds of pioneer memorabilia. It is a lovely building built to especially hold all the stuff. There is also lots of pioneer info available.

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Tampa, FL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016

We visited this "museum" on our first day in town hoping to get a sense of the history of St. George. We got none. This place is basically just a warehouse of dusty antiques that were found around Utah. Still, we would have spent more time if it weren't for the unpleasant, elderly volunteers that followed our family from room... More 

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Heber City, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

I was astonished at the memorabilia that this home housed. Each room is filled with photos, furniture and artifacts of the early settlers of Southern Utah. The docents are so informative and the displays were amazing. I could have spend hours in this museum. I was alone but any age would enjoy a visit here.

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Thank Deb A
Warminster, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015

Lots of things to see in an interesting museum recalling the early pioneers and their lives. Very helpful staff who are happy to take you around if required.

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1 Thank Rosemary W
Zephyrhills, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

A very extensive and detailed history of the region can be found at this museum. An amazing collection of tools and household items from the pioneer days are displayed on two floors. This is a Must See for any history buff.

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