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Utah Field House of Natural History State Park

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Address: 235 E Main St, Vernal, UT 84078-2605
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+1 435-789-3799
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9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Exhibits explain the geologic history of the region.

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Great Museum for all ages!

Really well done dinosaur museum. So much to see and learn as you travel through time at the museum. Lots of extra hands on for all ages and wonderful display outside of the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Morgan Hill, California
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Morgan Hill, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Really well done dinosaur museum. So much to see and learn as you travel through time at the museum. Lots of extra hands on for all ages and wonderful display outside of the large dinosaurs. Highly recommend spending time there.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to visit to understand the history of the area especially as it relates to the period when dinosaurs roamed the area. Great exhibits with dinosaur skeletons to better appreciate these reptiles. Very informative and interesting. I would highly recommend a visit, even if you don't have a lot of time.

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

The museum helps you understand all the different geologic formations. There is a naturalist on site that is friendly and full of information. Worth a visit.

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Thank zanpris
Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

Great place with interests for the entire family. Lots of dinosaur fossils! Very educational. Be sure to plan time to see everything.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

Vernal prides itself for the dinosaur quarry located a few short miles of town. The field house is was built about 10 years ago and is a huge upgrade from the older and outdated former building. There is an interesting video that shows how plant fossils are found. There is also a huge sauropod on the main floor rotunda. In... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

The museum was really great- I would highly recommend visiting if you go to Vernal. I was really impressed! The staff are very helpful and I left feeling like I had learned a lot!

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Cedar Hills
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

Lots of interesting things to see, most around the process of finding and extracting dinosaur fossils.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 22, 2016

Me and my family had a very good time here the staff was very helpful and there was so much to see and learn that ill be coming back for sure we loved every inch and had a ton of fun here

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West Jordan, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016

Nice launching point for discovering the cool areas around Vernal. This place will help you understand the unique geography of the area and why there's so many fossils to be found. Lots of cool things to see and a neat fossil collection.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Nice film, lots of fossils and dinosaur garden was enjoyable with interesting color interpretations. I loved the fossil panel wall.

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