Fodor's Expert Review Thanksgiving Point

Thanksgiving Point Family

Founded by the Ashton family (Alan Ashton founded WordPerfect computer software, which is now Orem-based Novell), Thanksgiving Point is an ever-evolving destination with a wealth of attractions. Wander among 60 dinosaur skeletons in the Museum of Ancient Life; explore a slew of oddities in the Museum of Natural Curiosity; play golf on an 18-hole Johnny Miller–designed course; or meditate in 55 acres of carefully landscaped and eminently Instagrammable gardens. There are also a petting zoo with cute farm animals, a butterfly biosphere, shops, restaurants, and a megaplex theater, and there are several hotels nearby. The museums are open year-round, but gardens and some other attractions are seasonal.

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Quick Facts

3003 N. Thanksgiving Way
Lehi, Utah  84043, USA


Sight Details:
Rate Includes: Museums, Butterfly Biosphere, and Ashton Gardens: $20 each. Farm Country: $10, Closed Sun., Mon.–Sat. 10–8

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