Park City Museum News

Kid Craft Day

Make a craft to go along with our newest exhibit “House and Home.”

Groundbreaking Ceremony for the new Education and Collections Center

Come help us honor the past and build our future at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Park City Museum’s new Education and Collections Center. Utah’s First Lady Jeanette Herbert and Park City Mayor Jack Thomas will be among some of the special guests at the ceremony. Light refreshments will follow

Historic Home Tour – Lower Park Ave and Woodside

This year’s tour will explore the historic homes on lower Park Ave and lower Woodside. Discover how today’s residents make creative use of these small historic miners’ cottages. Because of the area’s distance from Main Street, this neighborhood was settled later in Park City’s history so features a varied collection of local vernacular architecture popular during
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House & Home (June 16 – August 11, 2016)

What make a house a home?  Throughout American history, people have lived in all sorts of places, from military barracks and two‐story colonials to college dormitories and row houses.  Drawn from the flagship installation at The National Building Museum, House & Home embarks on a tour of houses both familiar and surprising, through past and
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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.  We will have hands-on activities throughout the day. For more information: Call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Storytime and Craft

Come listen to a few of the five stories that our new exhibit, “Go Figure” is all about.  These stories include: Frog and Toad are Friends, The Doorbell Rang, Arthur’s Pet Business, The Quilt, and Goldilocks and the Three Bears.  Participants will be able to do a craft after the reading. For more information on
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Math is Awesome: Helping Children Find Joy in Math

Learn six ways in which parents and grandparents can support the mathematical development of their children and help them rediscover the joy of mathematics at this lecture given by MaryAnn Moore, a middle school math teacher and Board Member from the Utah Council of Teachers of Mathematics. The lecture will be held in the conference room
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Local’s Free Day

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time, revisit your favorite exhibits, or come check out our newest traveling exhibit “Go Figure”.  Throughout the day, we will have hands-on activities all about “Go Figure” in the Tozer Gallery. For more information: Call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Volunteer Training Workshops

Volunteers, members, and the public are invited to attend. The Park City Museum is looking for new volunteers and we would love your help! Join us for our Winter/Spring New Volunteer Orientation to learn about the many opportunities to help preserve, protect, and promote Park City’s history. The Park City Museum seeks volunteers to help
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Volunteer Training Workshops

 Volunteers, members, and the public are invited to attend. The Park City Museum is looking for new volunteers and we would love your help! Join us for our Winter/Spring New Volunteer Orientation to learn about the many opportunities to help preserve, protect, and promote Park City’s history. The Park City Museum seeks volunteers to help
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Storytime and Craft

Come listen to a few of the five stories that our new exhibit, “Go Figure” is all about.  These stories include: Frog and Toad are Friends, The Doorbell Rang, Arthur’s Pet Business, The Quilt, and Goldilocks and the Three Bears.  Participants will be able to do a craft after the reading.  For more information on
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30|30: Utah’s Serene & Peaceful Wilderness

30 / 30: Utah’s Serene & Peaceful Wilderness by Richard Pick Join Park City photographer Richard Pick for a presentation that explores the beauty, serene, quiet, and peace of the wilderness that Utah has to offer.  Pick’s presentation titled 30|30, will explore 30 images in 30 minutes.  Some may be familiar, but others just might inspire
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Local’s Free Day

Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time, revisit your favorite exhibits, or come check out our newest traveling exhibit “Go Figure”.  We will have hands-on activities all about “Go Figure” in the Tozer Gallery throughout the day. For more information: Call 435-649-7457 ext. 102 or education@parkcityhistory.org.

Volunteer Training Workshops

Volunteers, members, and the public are invited to attend The Park City Museum is looking for new volunteers and we would love your help! Join us for our Winter/Spring New Volunteer Orientation to learn about the many opportunities to help preserve, protect, and promote Park City’s history. The Park City Museum seeks volunteers to help
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Lecture Series

Come learn more about history during out History Speaks lecture series. All are welcome to join.  As you can see, some of our dates have not been set in stone yet, so please check our website for updates.     “When Lewis and Clark returned from their famous transcontinental journey, they reported a vast land filled with
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Volunteer Training Workshops

All volunteers, members, and the public are invited to attend The Park City Museum is looking for new volunteers and we would love your help! Join us for our Winter/Spring New Volunteer Orientation to learn about the many opportunities to help preserve, protect, and promote Park City’s history. The Park City Museum seeks volunteers to
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Storytime and Craft

  Go Figure! Come listen to a few of the five stories that our new exhibit, “Go Figure” is all about.  These stories include: Frog and Toad are Friends, The Doorbell Rang, Arthur’s Pet Business, The Quilt, and Goldilocks and the Three Bears.  Participants will be able to do a craft after the reading.  
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Free Open House for Teachers

Go Figure!   Come and see our new exhibit called, “Go Figure” which is about using children’s literature to teach mathematics.  Books for the exhibit include: Frog and Toad are Friends, The Doorbell Rang, Arthur’s Pet Business, The Quilt, and Goldilocks and the Three Bears.  Refreshments will be served.       Contact Diane Knispel,
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Go Figure!

  This sensational exhibit transforms charming children’s books into a kid-sized world where children and adults delight in exploring math and books. The exhibit offers hands-on, play-filled experiences with simple math concepts and areas for children and adults to read together. Each environment offers a unique setting in which the vital link between parent and child
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Silver Queen Ball

Tickets are $300.00 per person or $3000.00 per table of 10. Purchase tickets All proceeds benefit the Park City Museum. Keynote Speakers TBA This event is made possible in part thanks to our sponsors     For more pictures from the 2014 Silver Queen Ball please visit our facebook album to see how much fun we
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Local’s Free Day

Tuesday Enjoy Free Admission to the Park City Museum today! Visit for the first time, revisit your favorite exhibits, or check out our traveling exhibit, “Plastics Unwrapped! Learn what life was like before plastics, how they are made, why they’re so convenient and beneficial to use, and what happens after we throw them away. Recycle
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The Giving Tree Festival

Friday, November 27th Noon to 8:00 p.m. | Saturday, November 28th 7:30 p.m. | The National Ability Center Barn Join in on the fun at the National Ability Center’s Giving Tree Festival!  The Park City Museum will have a fully decorated holiday tree for auction. For more information or to inquire about placing a bid,
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