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Brigham Young's gravesite

When my wife and I first visited Salt Lake City several years ago, I recall the strange feeling I... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2018
Taylor B
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Chicago, Illinois
Small but nice.

The monument and fountain were nice to see. The area is quite small but was worth the stop to have... read more

Reviewed May 12, 2018
ladyme1
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Portland, Maine
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This monument honoring Brigham Young, the second president of the Mormon Church, is also the starting point of the city's street numbering system.
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Reviewed October 15, 2018

When my wife and I first visited Salt Lake City several years ago, I recall the strange feeling I had when, after touring the Beehive House, one of Brigham Young's official residences, the tour guide didn't volunteer to inform us where the man who led...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

We do not belong to the LDS church but still found this quaint little site interesting. We stumbled upon this tiny memorial park while walking the neighborhood and were surprised to find it the burial location of Brigham Young.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 12, 2018

The monument and fountain were nice to see. The area is quite small but was worth the stop to have a short walk. It was quite peaceful.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 17, 2017

It is a very beautiful little park that also holds Brigham Young's grave and part of his family's graves too. I love going to there to reflect on his life and the legacy he left behind here in Utah.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank david m
Reviewed July 1, 2017

you are in the middle of this serene areas, where nuns and mormon prefects try to talk to you right next to a water fountain. Then you turn around and have a statue there. You read all about the history, and think interesting.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed April 30, 2017

If you are visiting Temple Square, then you should take a stroll to the corner of Main & South Temple Streets to see this. The original statue of Brigham Young was first displayed at the Chicago World Exposition of !893. Today it commemorate Brigham Young...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

I hadn't visited this park for many years. Going in February was a good time because nobody else was around. Good time to think.

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

This spot is a little gem in the Avenues near the State Capitol. It is a place which honors Brigham Young, the second president of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. (The Mormon's) He has been touted as a modern day Moses. The...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

I was quite surprised to find this park hidden amoung apartment buildings in downtown SLC. It is a peaceful and rather beautiful burial ground for Brigham Young and family members.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Not really a major destination - but a part of a complete visit to Temple Square. Worth seeing - but not the goal in and of itself!

Date of experience: June 2016
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