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A Great Little Historical Site

I actually stopped here because they advertised free admission and nice bathrooms. My intended few... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
txbenton4
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Coppell, Texas
Thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

We came across the Bluff Fort Historic site by accident and I'm so glad we did. An early mormon... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elaine B
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Paris, France
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550 Black Locust Ave, Bluff, UT 84512
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I actually stopped here because they advertised free admission and nice bathrooms. My intended few minutes turned into an hour plus as I was fascinated with the site. Best of all, a docent was there, dressed in historical clothing, and we had a great 15...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across the Bluff Fort Historic site by accident and I'm so glad we did. An early mormon settlement , audio witnesses of the trials and harsh condition the people and their horses faced, carving out a pathway for their wagons to arrive at...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting ! Must see ! Lots of history and things to do for your kids . Panning for gold , use the hand carts (kids loved this) , historic cabins and wagons , and great gift shop and more ......

Thank Ryan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way through the area. As others have said, it's well worth stopping here to learn about what the pioneers went through as they journeyed here to settle the area. The recreation of the village is interesting and the staff are...More

Thank Genius09
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had noticed this site on other visits just passing thru, this time I stopped and viewed everything there. Was an education in the 1880 Mormon settlement.

Thank shardguard
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really good visit, with free entry and extremely knowledgeable guides. Lots of information boards on the exhibits, and a great gift shop.

Thank SwindonMoomin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well arranged site. We stopped and had a picnic at shaded tables. We then spent an hour visiting the reproduction homes with original furnishings and well documented stories of the pioneers lives. Highly recommend. Unfortunately the ship and inside exhibits were closed on Sunday.

Thank DiB143
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Take a hour to browse this place, inside and out - the films shown about the incredible Hole-in-the-Rock pioneers is amazing and inspiring.

1  Thank DrFUNGary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a nice free place to visit. You can walk through the fort and see a lot of historic buildings that ar well preserved

Thank Edmund1138
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very well presented history of what it took to cross the arduous terrain to set up a new town which is now called Bluff. When they set out they thought it would take 6 weeks but it ended up taking 6 months.

1  Thank MikePShropshire
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