Park City Museum News

Free Day at the Museum

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. Sponsored by Jim and Zibby Tozer. If you need more information call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Free Day at the Museum

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. Sponsored by Michael Montgomery. If you need more information call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Geology of Our Treasure Mountain Home with Sherie Harding

Geology of Our Treasure Mountain Home, with Sherie Harding, Thursday November 8, from 5-6pm The geologic story behind our treasure mountain home is varied, lengthy, and at times tumultuous. This story takes you back some 300 million years, which is the age of the mineralized rock that shaped Park City’s history. Chapter 1 takes place
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Members-only Dungeon Party

  Join us on Tuesday October 30, 5:30pm to 7:30pm for the Annual Dungeon Party at the Park City Museum. Wear something BLACK or come in Halloween costume. Mingle and socialize, enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer and specialty cocktails. This is our annual Members-Only Party, FREE with your membership renewal for 2019. Renew your membership today online!
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Free Day at the Museum

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. Sponsored by Cindy and Allen Matsumoto. If you need more information call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Mountain Men Family Event with Gary Nielsen

Join us for an event for all ages to learn about Mountain Men! The event will be held on Thursday, October 11th from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Park City Museum Education and Collection Center located at 2079 Sidewinder Drive. This presentation is sponsored by the Park City Museum and the Friends of Ski Mountain Mining
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Runaway Train Lecture by David Nicholas

On April 26, 1968 the Union Pacific Park City local suffered a catastrophic failure of its braking system – while in town! To the terror of multiple eye witnesses the unmanned train hurtled through town ultimately derailing on a sharp curve as the tracks turned east out of town. Please join us at 5pm on
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Free Day at Museum

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time or revisit your favorite exhibits. Sponsored by Bradford and Barbara Evans. If you need more information call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Historic Glenwood Cemetery Tour 2018

Historic Glenwood Cemetery Tour 2018 The Park City Museum and the Glenwood Cemetery Association will be hosting a Historic Glenwood Cemetery Tour on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 10:45am-12pm and 12:45pm-2:00pm. 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.
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Guided Historic Park Avenue Walking Tour with Jan Jaworski

Come join Jan Jaworski for a tour of historic Park Avenue. Learn about the churches, homes, and architecture of one of Park City’s oldest streets. Tours will only be given on the following dates: Tuesday, July 17th at 11:30a.m.; Tuesday, July 31st at 11:30a.m.; Tuesday, August 14th at 11:30a.m.; and Tuesday, August 28th at 11:30a.m.
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John Horton Slaughter Speaks About His Life

Come meet John Horton Slaughter who is being portrayed by actor Gerry Miller on Sunday, July 15th from 6-8PM at the Park City Museum Education and Collections Center located at 2079 Sidewinder Drive. John Slaughter was an Arizona rancher, businessman, territorial legislator, army scout, town founder, and lawman and major contributor to Arizona’s history. But
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Abraham Lincoln and the Telegraph Lecture presented by Steve Reggentin

Park City Museum will have an Abraham Lincoln and the Telegraph Lecture presented by Steve Reggentin on Thursday, July 12th from 5-6PM at the Park City Education and Collections Building located at 2079 Sidewinder Drive. Mr. Reggentin will discuss how the telegraph was new technology at the time and how President Lincoln used the telegraph
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New 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 June 28, 2018 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 take
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Historic Home Tour – June 23, 2018 from 10AM-3PM

  Tickets now available! The 2018 Historic Home Tour will take place on Saturday June 23, 2018 from 10am – 3pm and explore the historic homes of Woodside and Park 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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