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Frontier Homestead State Park Museum

635 N Main St, Cedar City, UT 84721-6179
+1 435-586-9290
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Historic old stuff

We enjoyed seeing all the old cars inside. The property is easy to navigate to all the old... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
Karina581
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Great museum to give a peak into the rich past

Hands on activiites are incorporated making the museum experience even richer. Several children... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
WireWrapGems2
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Discover the pioneer and early industrial history of Cedar City, Iron County, and southwest Utah through an extensive horse-drawn wagon collection, historic buildings, Paiute native camp, sawmill and replica blast furnace. Enjoy many hands-on activities and interpretive programs throughout the year, including Sheep-to-Shawl, Archaeology Day, Iron Mission Days, cemetery tours, and Christmas at the Homestead.
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  • Average4%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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635 N Main St, Cedar City, UT 84721-6179
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+1 435-586-9290
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed seeing all the old cars inside. The property is easy to navigate to all the old buildings. Very well planned and laid out. They have interactive cell phone audio that you can dial into at each stop. It details all the items you...More

Thank Karina581
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Hands on activiites are incorporated making the museum experience even richer. Several children were having a great time doing laundry outdoors in wash tubs and hanging clothes on a line, despite the urging of their father that they needed to move to another area of...More

Thank WireWrapGems2
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

You can't miss the big excavator in front of the museum. After entering and paying a reasonable 4 USD atmittance fee you come in a big hall with all sort of carriages. A great collection! Outside you find some outbuildings and most farm machines from...More

Thank Hans V
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The museum and park tell the story of founding of Cedar City, that originated in the presence of iron ore. Inside there's an impressive display of wagons and outside you can visit different buildings. The place is very well kept and there's lots to do...More

Thank Monique E
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A gem that surprised us. We learned a great deal of local history. Great for kids and adults. Lots of interactive activities for kids. Voice and written descriptions for adults. There is a school, home, sheep shearing and more.

Thank Rofb
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We had a morning before we left Cedar City so we decided to check out this local museum! We are glad we did! The price was right for Seniors, only $4 and children 7 and under were free! The museum had many hands on activities...More

Thank JEC1948
Reviewed 18 May 2017

On our final day in Cedar City (May 12, 2017) we wanted to learn some history about the area. We found this wonderful Frontier Museum. It only cost $4.00/person ($2.00 if you are a Utah senior citizen). It has a very nice collection of vehicles...More

1  Thank rbart48
Reviewed 6 May 2017

What a great museum they have in Cedar City, it is well worth stopping for a visit. I spent about two hours looking at all the displays they have. Great history lesson about the Utah Park Company.

Thank Larry R
FHcurator, Curator at Frontier Homestead State Park Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the stories we are telling.

Reviewed 21 April 2017

We drove up from St George to visit this museum and it took us about an hour to get there. We had 10 kids that ranged from 7-14. Everyone had a great time at this place because there is a lot of hands on fun...More

Thank Angie H
Reviewed 20 April 2017

What a great place to visit , loads of different exhibits indoors and out, they also have talks and demonstrations , check what's on, free parking and don't forget to climb into the ore digger at the front door, also located in the town centre

Thank fozzie555
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Response from Pieter W | Reviewed this property |
Museum Hours September-May: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Saturday June-August: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday - Sunday Holiday Closures: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day Day Visits $4.00 Per Person $2.00 for Utah... More
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