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Box Elder Museum

641 E 200 N, Brigham City, UT 84302-2249
+1 435-723-6769
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You can learn a lot from this museum

Although small the museum is well maintained and the displays are really educational. The wife and... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
Sun City West, Arizona
Small museum but offers much to this small town

The Box Elder Museum is located in the basement of the Senior/Community Center in Brigham City... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Brigham City, Utah
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This museum features fossils and minerals. While the focus is on Box Elder County, specimens come from throughout Utah and the world. The museum is open Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm. During summers, the museum closes at noon on Friday. Admission is free.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
12 Aug 2017
“You can learn a lot from this museum”
3 Nov 2016
“Small museum but offers much to this small town”
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641 E 200 N, Brigham City, UT 84302-2249
+1 435-723-6769
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

Although small the museum is well maintained and the displays are really educational. The wife and I both learned some things we never knew about geology and archaeology. The museum was locked when we arrived but on of the very nice staff unlocked the gate...More

Thank Ejayer
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Box Elder Museum is located in the basement of the Senior/Community Center in Brigham City, Utah. While it isn't a large museum it does bring in outstanding pieces and, best yet, it's free to tour! The current display (fall 2016) features local plein air...More

Thank Lorienbaskets
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Newer museum collecting local treasures and history. PBS Candy Bomber grew up in Garland (North of Tremonton). Borgstrom Brothers honored. (4 Brothers killed in WWII IE Private Ryan stuff)

Thank WA457
Reviewed 30 May 2015

They had a nice early American exhibit. Then price is right... Free. These folks put in a lot of effort and time to make a very nice small exhibit for the city.

Thank Larry P
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Lots of geology and pre-historical exhibits, artwork and displays. Great collection of fossils, rocks and gems including flourescent rocks. Tour guides are local geologists and very knowledgeable.

1  Thank Christine W
Reviewed 13 March 2013

I absolutely LOVED visiting this museum! We just happened by it and ended up staying for about an hour and a half. We couldn't get enough, it was probably longer. The museum part of the center wasn't even open yet and the lady at the...More

3  Thank cpekarsky
Reviewed 24 February 2013

This is in an old school, now a rec. center. Ask at the front desk to see the museum and the clerk will unlock the hall and 4 rooms of the collections. One room focuses on Box Elder County mining only, but the other rooms...More

2  Thank Betty G
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