Park City Museum News

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.

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 day was made possible by the generous support of Hallie and Ted McFetridge.

Prohibition Lecture

Park City Museum lecture on Thursday, May 4th from 5-6PM. This December marks the centennial anniversary of one of the most ambitious legislative restrictions in U.S. history. The Eighteenth Amendment, which legally prohibited the “manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors,” set the stage for the “roaring twenties,” a decade now remembered for speakeasies, flapper
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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 by the generous support of Stephen and Karen Roney.

Dick Steinheimer’s Train Adventures Lecture

Come join us at the Park City Museum on Monday, March 20th at 5PM to hear David Nicholas discuss Dick Steinheimer’s adventures traveling from Ogden to Park City by train in 1953. He rode the Union Pacific Trail and took photographs along the way. The photographs are from the Shirley Burman Collection as Shirley is
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Oregon Trail Lecture

“Westward Ho!” was the cry of hundreds of thousands of pioneers who traveled the Oregon Trail to seek a better life. Park City resident and pilot, Dorian De Maio, who previously presented his exploration of the Lewis and Clark Trail and Mountain Men era, once again uses his airplane to follow the emigrants west in
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What is “Friends of Ski Mountain Mining History?”

What is “Friends of Ski Mountain Mining History?” Come to the Park City Museum on Thursday, March 9, at 5:00 p.m. to hear Co-Chairs Sally Elliott and Rory Murphy talk about this timely project to stabilize the last remaining relics of our glorious mining past. Just 24 years after the first pioneers reached the Salt
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New Volunteer Orientation February 15, 2017 from 3-5 PM

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, February 15, 2017 from 3-5 PM 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
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New Volunteer Orientation February 7, 2017 from 5-7 PM

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, February 7, 2017 from 5-7 PM 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
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Locals Free Day! (Dec. 6, 2016)

Enjoy free admission to the Park City Museum today! We will have hands-on activities from 1pm to 4pm.  Visit for the first time or come back for your favorites. Be sure to check out our current traveling exhibit, Apron Chronicles (it closes on Friday!).  For more information: Call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.