On a visit to Salt Lake City you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Salt Lake City. These places are what Salt Lake City is all about. These must see places in Salt Lake City will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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50 W North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150, United States
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
This 35 acre consortium of architecture, history and heritage is the highlight of Salt Lake City. The Temple Square represents the rich Mormon culture of Salt Lake City. It comprises of a variety of attractions of which the main is the LDS Temple. There are shops, museums, theatres, old buildings and libraries that flank the square alongside beauti...
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35 NW Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, United States
08:00 am - 09:00 pm
Wondering who your great great-grandfather was? Chances are, he has been immortalized in ink at the Family history library at Salt Lake City. The largest genealogical library in the world, The Family History Library holds genealogical records for over 110 countries, territories, and possessions. Get acquainted with your roots at this library as you...
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2600 E Sunnyside Ave, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
A small but incredibly fun zoo, the Hogle zoo is set on 42 acres and is home to some 800 animals. The animals here are well looked after and natural habitats have been created so that they feel at home. There are animals like lions, giraffes and African elephants too. Founded and operated by the Hogle family, the zoo prides itself as being one of t...
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50 East North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm
President of LDS church Brigham Young commissioned Joseph Harris Ridges to build the tabernacle organ for the church which was initially powered by hand pumps. The current organ at the church has seen a series of improvements since then and delivers a heart moving recital at the tabernacle every day. The 30 minute recital is made memorable by excel...
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589 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
A must visit for bird lovers, the Tracy Aviary is a repository of a variety of species of bird from all around the world. A sheer joy to visit, the aviary is home to species like Hornbills, Owls and Pelicans. The daily activities include a bird show, an Amazon adventure exhibit and informative lectures by the keepers of the birds. Visitors can choo...
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50 West North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150
“America’s Choir” as it was lovingly christened by Ronald Reagan, the Mormon Tabernacle Choir is a 360 member choir that has been performing at the Tabernacle or more recently at the conference centre since 1867. The Mormon Tabernacle Choir was born as a result of the strong emphasis on music put by the LDS Church. The choir has g...
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50, West North Temple Street Salt Lake City, Utah 84150-0701, United States
06:00 am - 07:00 pm
The epicentre of culture in Salt Lake City, the Salt Lake Temple is perhaps the city’s most popular monument. The temple is built as the church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, the presiding deity of the Mormon religion. The biggest LDS temple in terms of area, the monument took 40 years to complete. The centre piece of the iconic temple...
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301 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Treat yourself and your kids with a visit to this fascinating museum which takes you back millions of years to the time where nature thrived and man was only an accessory to an incredible world. The natural history museum is not concerned with the history of man or culture only but it concerns itself with the history of earth and its various phases...
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150 W 300 N, Salt Lake City, UT 84103, United States
07:00 am - 08:00 pm
Set over 40 acres and overlooking the majestic Salt Lake City, the Capitol building is both regal and an architecturally beautiful. Sculpted lawns and manicured bushes flank the building, and the view of the surroundings is simply jaw dropping. Walking on the grounds instils a feeling of awe and patriotism as you pass the Vietnam memorial and the M...
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60 W North Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84150, United States
An architectural feat, the beamless LDS conference center is a 21,000 seat auditorium that is mostly used as a meeting hall for the Church of Latter Day Saints. A sheer delight to the eyes, the conference center is full of rare artworks that have seam in beautifully with its design. Free guided tours take you around this grand structure and also th...
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300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, United States
09:00 am - 09:00 pm
The Red Butte Garden is a paradise in its own right. Full of tree lined walkways and gorgeous views, the garden is one of the prettiest places in Salt Lake City. Spread over 100 acres, the park has beautiful hiking trails, display and natural gardens and endless opportunities to connect with nature. A great escape from the hectic pace of the city, ...
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Uintah-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Salt Lake City, UT 84123
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Big Cottonwood Canyon is a beautiful 15 mile drive that is full of great opportunities for hiking, fishing, trekking, rock climbing and even has serene spots for picnics. This area was once a mining field around the mid 1800s and visitors can still see many open mines on this stretch. From Brighton there are several easy trails leading to vario...
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50 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84144, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The answer to all your shopping needs when in Salt Lake City, the City Creek Center is a one of a kind mall that is both highly functional and beautifully landscaped. Glass ceilings and open roofs reveal gorgeous skies and bright light. The mall has absolutely everything that a shopaholic would desire; from high street fashion to designer boutiques...
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90 S. 400 W., Salt Lake City, UT 84101
10:00 am - 09:00 pm
The Gateway is a spectacular commercial complex that has large, open-air retail spaces and food joints. Peculiar to Salt Lake City, the Gateway is spacious and visitor-friendly. There are about a 100 shops and restaurants in this complex and also a cinema theatre. It also makes for a beautiful place just to walk around. The parking is inexpensive a...
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2601 E Sunnyside Ave, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
A wonderland of sorts, ‘This is the Place Heritage Park’ is a park that has been modelled in the manner of the early settlements in Utah. A historic journey to the past, the park has an authentic west feel with employees also dressed in pioneer clothing. Take a tour in one of the three trains in the park and experience a life much diffe...