Independence Day Free Admission at the Prehistoric Museum

Independence Day Free Admission at the Prehistoric Museum

Free AdmissionsThe Prehistoric Museum presents Independence Day, Thursday July 4, 2019.

Bring family and friends this summer to the Prehistoric Museum for FREE!

There are always new exhibitions to see at the museum, including a prehistoric coral reef diorama with colorful jelly fish and trilobites. A recently installed 10 foot long trackway is just around the corner form a mammal we are preparing for display.

Stop by the Paleontology preparation lab to see progress on the prehistoric mammal Uintatherium! It was a massive hoofed animal with bone horns protruding from its pig-like skull. Unitatherium means “Beast of the Unita Mountains” it was one of the largest mammals during the Eocene (55 million years ago).

Don’t miss the new exhibit Weaving a World: A way of Life in the Four Corners. It features a dazzling array of rugs and basketry from some of the leading weavers of the four corners region. A total of 40 contemporary Native American weavers are featured.

We hope to see you here!

The Prehistoric Museum features fossils and artifacts from Utah. The museum is open Monday through Saturday 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Contact: Sandra Budd, Head of Exhibit
435.613.5760 / Sandra.budd@usu.edu
Utah State University Eastern Prehistoric Museum,
155 East Main, Price, Utah 84501 USA


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