With just one day in Salt Lake City, you have plenty of time to tour the city’s historic sights, enjoy a trip into the mountains, and experience some of the evening culture. Here’s how to get the most out of Salt Lake City in just one day.
Latter-day Saints Church History Museum
Through various exhibits and educational programs, the Church History Museum tells the story of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) from its humble beginnings to the present day. Located in downtown Salt Lake City opposite the west gates of the Temple Square, the museum contains an impressive collection of art, artifacts, documents, photographs, tools, clothing and furniture related to LDS Church history from around the world. It maintains a permanent gallery as well as temporary exhibits on various themes. Many of the works currently on display can be viewed on the museum’s website.
45 NW Temple , Salt Lake City, USA, 84150
The Church History Museum is open to the public free of charge Monday through Friday from 9am to 9pm, and from 10am to 7pm on Saturday and Sunday.
- Latter-day Saints Family History Library
- Temple Square
- Joseph Smith Memorial Building
- Salt Lake Tabernacle
- Utah State Capitol
- Clark Planetarium
- Discovery Gateway Children's Museum
- Leonardo Museum
- Tracy Aviary
- Liberty Park
- Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA)
- Fort Douglas Military Museum
- Red Butte Garden
- Natural History Museum of Utah
- This is the Place Heritage Park