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Frontier Homestead State Park Museum

635 N Main St, Cedar City, UT 84721-6179
+1 435-586-9290
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Very interesting visit!

I wasn’t expecting that inside are a lot of horse drawn and old vehicles, but that was interesting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sylvia G
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Warren, Pennsylvania
Fun museum

This is a great museum!! We enjoyed it very much. There is so much to look at & learn. Plus it is... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
MommyDre
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Discover the pioneer and early industrial history of Cedar City, Iron County, and southwest Utah through an extensive horse-drawn wagon collection, historic buildings, Paiute native camp, sawmill and replica blast furnace. Enjoy many hands-on activities and interpretive programs throughout the year, including Sheep-to-Shawl, Archaeology Day, Iron Mission Days, cemetery tours, and Christmas at the Homestead.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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635 N Main St, Cedar City, UT 84721-6179
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn’t expecting that inside are a lot of horse drawn and old vehicles, but that was interesting. Outside is great, too - a house to explore, lots of old lumber and mining equipment, a horseshoe pit, a cabin, etc. It was a great thing...More

Thank Sylvia G
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FHcurator, Curator at Frontier Homestead State Park Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for stopping by. We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

This is a great museum!! We enjoyed it very much. There is so much to look at & learn. Plus it is very inexpensive. Highly recommend!!

1  Thank MommyDre
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We took our three kids for a visit and they really enjoyed the fun displays and interesting history packed into this museum. The museum also has many family events with workshops for the kids.

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

As we stayed in Cedar City for a couple of days we called in to this museum on our last day & am glad we did. Lots to see indoors & out that give a good flavour of life in Cedar City & surrounding area....More

Thank David E
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

The best part was the exhibit about historical national park tour employees. They had audio of original songs and interviews, photos, uniforms, menus, and a great way of making history come alive. It was also interesting to learn the history of iron in the area....More

1  Thank Cherish J
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FHcurator, Curator at Frontier Homestead State Park Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Thanks for your review. We are glad you stopped by.

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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I enjoyed visiting museum with a friend and her son. He is a preschooler and enjoyed climbing up in the carriage and the big mining machine in front of the museum as well as the panning for gold station, I think this is an often...More

3  Thank MissBrendaB
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Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great time walking through the museum and the outdoor museum houses. Great information on each post and very well taken care of.

2  Thank Jon G
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

They have a lot of historical items from Cedar City. It is very interesting to learn about the history of Iron County and Cedar City.

1  Thank CedarCityPictures
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Good value at $4per person. Lots of exhibits of wagons, cabins, and farm equipment. Wands on activities for kids.

1  Thank Bob F
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

Can't beet the price. The Frontier Homestead traces the history of Cedar City. Lots of historic items. The museum hall has a lot of vehicles, art exhibits and a weaving exhibit. The back yard includes a restored house and a exhibit on iron mining and...More

2  Thank murfinva
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Museum Hours September-May: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday - Saturday June-August: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday - Sunday Holiday Closures: Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day Day Visits $4.00 Per Person $2.00 for Utah... More
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