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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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Interesting way to spend a couple of hours

There was a nominal entrance fee ($5.00, I think; sorry, don't remember exactly). It was worth... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Disco_Man57
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Hudson, Ohio
More than you would Expect - Great Museum!

We stopped by the Frontier Museum after a visit to Cedar Breaks. It did not even seem like it was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DillonM1905
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Eldersburg, Maryland
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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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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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

There was a nominal entrance fee ($5.00, I think; sorry, don't remember exactly). It was worth it. Lots of exhibits of old cars, wagons, pictures, barns, old houses, old clothing from Utah's earlier history. Small gift shop sells books, toys, and novelty items specific to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by the Frontier Museum after a visit to Cedar Breaks. It did not even seem like it was open but it was and we had the place to ourselves. What a great museum! Loads of activities, old farming and trade machinery, native American...More

Thank DillonM1905
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best museums of it's type that I've visited. Largest collection of original carriages and wagons that I've seen in one place. Native American, Paiute dwellings. Pioneer cabin, house and sheep shearing shed. Really informative. Enjoy

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Wow! So enjoyed the history. Restoration is wonderful. Good for any age especiall the younger childern - knowledge

Thank J B
FHcurator, Museum Curator at Frontier Homestead State Park Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2017

Thanks for your review. We are glad you enjoyed the stories we are trying to tell. We are honored you let us become part of your story.

Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed seeing all the old cars inside. The property is easy to navigate to all the old buildings. Very well planned and laid out. They have interactive cell phone audio that you can dial into at each stop. It details all the items you...More

Thank Karina581
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Hands on activiites are incorporated making the museum experience even richer. Several children were having a great time doing laundry outdoors in wash tubs and hanging clothes on a line, despite the urging of their father that they needed to move to another area of...More

Thank WireWrapGems2
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

You can't miss the big excavator in front of the museum. After entering and paying a reasonable 4 USD atmittance fee you come in a big hall with all sort of carriages. A great collection! Outside you find some outbuildings and most farm machines from...More

Thank Hans V
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The museum and park tell the story of founding of Cedar City, that originated in the presence of iron ore. Inside there's an impressive display of wagons and outside you can visit different buildings. The place is very well kept and there's lots to do...More

Thank Monique E
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

A gem that surprised us. We learned a great deal of local history. Great for kids and adults. Lots of interactive activities for kids. Voice and written descriptions for adults. There is a school, home, sheep shearing and more.

Thank Rofb
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We had a morning before we left Cedar City so we decided to check out this local museum! We are glad we did! The price was right for Seniors, only $4 and children 7 and under were free! The museum had many hands on activities...More

Thank JEC1948
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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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