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Church History

Museum

Location
45 North West Temple Street
Salt Lake City, Utah 84150

Hours
Monday–Friday 9 a.m.–9 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Closed Sunday

Holiday Hours

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Contact
General Information: 1-801-240-3310

The museum is open to the public free of charge.

Today @ the Museum

Events

First Vision Experience

9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Experience Joseph Smith’s First Vision during a stunning 7-minute theater presentation.

What-E’re Thou Art, Act Well Thy Part

10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m.

In 1898 a young missionary named David O. McKay discovered a carved stone bearing a message that changed his life. There may be more to this stone, however, than meets the eye. This 30-minute interactive Gallery Talk designed especially for children and families explores the lives of each of the Presidents of the Church.

Exhibits

I’ll Walk Where Jesus Walked: An Art Space for Children

Second Level, North Gallery, 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Some of the stories from Jesus’s life are told in the art in this room by renowned contemporary and historic LDS artists. We hope you feel His love as you look, play and create in this exhibit that is all about Him.

Presidents of the Church

Second Level, 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

This exhibit showcases some of the most memorable possessions, teachings, and accomplishments of the Presidents of the Church.

The Heavens Are Opened

Lobby Level, 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

This exhibit tracks the history of the Church and its members from a small township in New York in 1820 to the city of Nauvoo in 1846.