Park City Museum News

Memorial Service for the 1941 B-18 Bomber Crash

What: Memorial Day Service to remember the 1941 B-18 bomber crash Where: Park City Cemetery, 1300 Kearns Blvd. When: Memorial Day, May 28, 2018, 9:00am – 10:00am (reception to follow at the Park City Museum, 528 Main Street)   Details: On a stormy night on November 17, 1941, an Army Air Corps B-18 bomber crashed
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Museum Closed for Cleaning

Museum will be closed all day for cleaning of the exhibits on both April 25th and 26th. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes.

Museum Closed for Cleaning

Museum will be closed all day for cleaning of the exhibits on both April 25th and 26th. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes.

Riding the Highways in the Family Car Lecture presented by Susan S. Rugh

Park City Museum is proud to present Riding the Highways in the Family Car Lecture presented by Susan S. Rugh on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 from 5-6pm at the Education and Collections Center located at 2079 Sidewinder Drive. The family vacation was a middle-class ritual for Americans blessed by postwar prosperity in the mid-20th century.
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Free Admission Day Sponsored by Sydney Reed

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.

New Volunteer Orientation Training February 15th 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 Thursday, February 15, 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
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The Lewis and Clark Expedition Lecture presented by Dorian DeMaio

Park City Museum will present a lecture by Dorian DeMaio called The Lewis and Clark Expedition on Wednesday, February 7th from 5-6PM at Park City Museum Education and Collections Center located on 2079 Sidewinder Drive. The Louisiana Purchase and the subsequent Lewis and Clark Expedition forever changed this nation and has captured the imaginations of
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Pop Jenks Revisited Lecture and Book Signing

Pop Jenks Revisited In 1988 the Park City Museum published a small book celebrating the life and work of local photographer J.E. Jenkins, better known as Pop Jenks. The museum store ran out of copies many years ago. Now, with the help of a digital search program and the recollections of Jenkins’ daughter, Thelma Uriarte,
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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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ECC Grand Opening and Annual Membership Party

Friday November 17, 2017 5:00pm to 7:30pm At our NEW Education & Collections Center 2079 Sidewinder Drive, Prospector Square (next to the Grub Steak) Help us cut the ribbon, have a first look at our fabulous new facility, renew your membership, mingle and enjoy gourmet refreshments. This is our annual member appreciation party, FREE with
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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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