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BYU Museum of Paleontology

1683 N. University Ave, Provo, UT 84601
+1 801-422-3680
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Self Guided Free

Worth the stop, great displays that are informative and appealing. We loved the museum, worth the... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Annsuz T
Fun and interesting

We were looking to kill a little time and stopped in early on a Thursday morning. We were... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Sherri C
Francesville, Indiana, United States
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1683 N. University Ave, Provo, UT 84601
+1 801-422-3680
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Worth the stop, great displays that are informative and appealing. We loved the museum, worth the time to stop in while in Provo.

Thank Annsuz T
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We were looking to kill a little time and stopped in early on a Thursday morning. We were pleasantly surprised. We were the only ones there for an hour. We really enjoyed seeing all the bones and beautiful fossils. Interesting facts to go along with...More

Thank Sherri C
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My 2 teenage daughters enjoyed coming here with their dinosaur obsessed dad. The viewing gallery for the work room was particularly fascinating for them. Getting to see fossil preparation in action was nice! The variety of mounted specimens and information was particularly good for the...More

Thank Samuel N
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a very small museum, but it's well put together and informative. It will probably take the average person about 30 minutes to go through. If you've got kids, perhaps a bit longer. There is a fun window where you can watch people working...More

Thank Go2theZoo
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This museum is fascinating for adults as well as for kids of all ages. It is not a very large museum, but what it lacks in size it makes up in the quality of the displays. Whether you have a few minutes or a free...More

Thank Jolico54
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Fun place to visit with family, for a small outing they do not charge but you can donate it takes about a hour to see everything, we had a enjoyable vist

Thank mynesemail
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This small museum is fun for little kids, it’s not overwhelming but they get to see dinosaur bones and complete skeletons. And it’s free! While you are visiting this museum you can also visit the other museums in the BYU campus, they are all a...More

Thank Carsgonnagetyou
Reviewed 23 September 2016

While this is not a huge museum, it is great! I first went for a class, but loved it so much I took my family back at a later date. Even if you are not a dinosaur fan you will love this! My father is...More

Thank coreyt972
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Turn the corner from the entrance to this museum and an allosaurus is about to eat you. The number of full-sized and complete skeletons they've managed to cram into this small space is truly amazing. Plus you can watch lab work being done through a...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We were looking for things to do for an upcoming trip to the Salt Lake City/Provo area and happened upon this museum. On their website it told about a special scout activity. Since my youngest is a boy scout, I read up on it and...More

Thank Shari T
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