Park City Museum News

All Day Free Admission to the Museum

Park City Museum will offer free admission to the Museum all day on January 9, 2018. Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. Enjoy the new Way We Worked exhibition. We will have hands-on activities for the kids from 2-5PM. For more information, call 435-649-7457 ext. 102. The Park City Museum will
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Chinese Immigration Lecture with Chris Merritt

Chris Merritt, an archeologist from the Utah Division of State History, will be at the Park City Museum’s Education and Collection Center located at 2079 Sidewinder Avenue on December 13, 2017 from 5-6PM to discuss the thousands of Chinese workers who came to Utah to help with the construction of the Central Pacific Railroad in
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Dolly’s Book Club Reading with the Park City Museum

Dolly’s Bookstore located at 510 Main Street will be hosting a Book Club reading of the Callings: The Purpose and Passion of Work by Dave Isay in partnership with the Park City Museum on December 7, 2017 at 5:30PM. Dave Isay is the founder of StoryCorps and the recipient of numerous broadcasting honors, including six
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All Day Free Admission to Museum

Park City Museum will offer free admission to the Museum all day on December 5, 2017. Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. Enjoy the new Way We Worked exhibition. We will have hands-on activities for the kids from 2-5PM. For more information, call 435-649-7457 ext. 102. The Park City Museum will
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Kids Activity- Making Clay Pots with Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Pottery is one of the world’s oldest art forms and making it is one of the oldest jobs. Come try your hand at various pot-making techniques using air-dry clay. Park City Museum located at 528 Main Street will be hosting this free activity from the Utah Museum of Fine Arts. The Park City Museum will
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Park City Film Series Showing Dolores

Directed by Peter Bratt Rated Not Rated, 95 min. Free Screening Part of the Reel Community Series Dolores Huerta is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. An equal partner in co-founding the first farm workers unions with Cesar Chavez, her enormous contributions have gone largely unrecognized. Dolores tirelessly led the
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Park City Library Storytimes with the Park City Museum

Come listen to some books about work during the Park City Library’s storytimes. Join us for a viewing of old photographs of workers afterwards pulled from the Park City Museum’s Research Library. Preschool storytime is at 10AM and toddler storytime is at 11AM. The Park City Museum will be hosting the Way We Worked exhibition
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All Day Free Admission at the Park City Museum

Park City Museum will offer free admission to the Museum all day on November 14, 2017. Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. Enjoy the new Way We Worked exhibition. We will have hands-on activities for the kids from 2-5PM. For more information, call 435-649-7457 ext. 102. The Park City Museum will
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Opening Ceremony of The Way We Worked Exhibit

Park City Museum located at 528 Main Street will have an opening ceremony on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 10:30AM to share the Way We Worked exhibition with the public. A local veteran will be there to speak in celebration of Veteran’s Day. The Park City Museum will be hosting the Way We Worked exhibition
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Abandon Ship Lecture by Steve Leatham and David Nicholas

On a dark and stormy night 76 years ago in the early morning hours of Monday, November 17, 1941 a B-18 bomber crashed into Iron Mountain. This event is the only fatal airplane accident in Park City’s history. In honor of Veteran’s Day – on Wed 11/8 at 5pm the Park City Museum located at
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Free Admission Day

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. This day is sponsored by Rick and Ann Mastain. If you need more information call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Volunteer Orientation

The Park City Museum is looking for new volunteers and we would love your help! Join us for our New Volunteer Orientation scheduled for Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 3-5PM to learn about the many opportunities to help preserve, protect, and promote Park City’s history. The Park City Museum seeks volunteers to help install and
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Free Admission Day

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. This free day is Sponsored by Susan and Tom Hodgson. If you need more information call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Celebrate Our Roots, Legacy Lodge, September 13, 2017- CANCELED

  Join the Friends of Ski Mountain Mining History for a celebration of our roots at the Legacy Lodge on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. The Executive Chef from Park City Mountain Resort will be cooking up a kaleidoscope of dishes from countries represented in Park City’s past — perhaps even yours. Bring your family stories
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Historic Glenwood Cemetery Tour, September 3, 2017 (SOLD OUT- BOTH TOURS)

The Park City Museum and the Glenwood Cemetery Association will be hosting a Historic Glenwood Cemetery Tour on Sunday, September 3, 2017 from 10:45am-12:00pm (SOLD OUT) and 12:15pm-1:30pm. Park City history will come alive through re-enactors in costume standing at various gravesites discussing life and death in the old historic mining town. Miners and their
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New Volunteer Orientation June 28, 2017 from 3-5PM

The Park City Museum is looking for new volunteers and we would love your help! Join us for our New Volunteer Orientation scheduled for Wednesday, June 28, 2017 from 3-5PM to learn about the many opportunities to help preserve, protect, and promote Park City’s history. The Park City Museum seeks volunteers to help install and
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Historic Home Tour – June 24, 2017 from 10AM-3PM

  Tickets now available! The 2017 Historic Home Tour will take place on Saturday June 24, 2017 from 10am – 3pm and explore the historic homes of Woodside and Norfolk avenues. Tour Headquarters will be located at the Town Lift Plaza, 825 Main Street. Admission is $15 for members and $20 for non-Members. Purchase tickets
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Historic Main Street Walking Tours June 19th through September 1st

Put on your walking shoes and explore Park City’s Historic Main Street! Explore the architecture and stories of Park City’s unique history—from the days as a booming mine town to an emerging ski town. The Park City Museum’s popular Historic Main Street Walking Tours are from June 19th to September 1st. Weather permitting the tours
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Locals Free Day

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. If you need more information call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org. This free day was made possible through the generous support of Marcie and Ken Davis.