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Frontier Museum

216 South Main St, Monticello, UT 84535
+1 435-587-3401
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Cute, Little Museum

It's a cute museum that's free, so if you want to get the flavor of this area of Utah then this... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Thompsonian
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Columbus, Ohio
Good museum

Interesting little museum and worth a visit if you've got a bit of time to kill.Not a great deal to... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2017
Timothy P
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  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
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216 South Main St, Monticello, UT 84535
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+1 435-587-3401
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

It's a cute museum that's free, so if you want to get the flavor of this area of Utah then this museum is perfect for you. The person there is very knowledgeable and is great with kids. It's fairly small, so it doesn't take very...More

Thank Thompsonian
Monticello C, Manager at Frontier Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your visit. We hope you had a wonderful trip. Hope to see you again one day!

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Interesting little museum and worth a visit if you've got a bit of time to kill.Not a great deal to see ,half an hour should suffice.

1  Thank Timothy P
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

This is a fun stop if you are in Monticello Utah this building is also connected to the tourism office or building so you can get information on local attractions and national parks but the museum itself is really fun and next door to it...More

Thank Jared H
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Always fun taking a step back in time seeing what life was like long ago in the farming community of Monticello. As others have said, the place could use a little up keep, re-labeling, and updating to make it a more attractive attraction. But it...More

Thank RockyMtnCouple
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is a wonderful place. Many things to see. Staff is wonderful. very helpful. Was glad to see history being preserved. An Awesome place to visit.

Thank PattieB1
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The building is an old barn, sign could use new paint, could barely read it. Inside the rafters of the old barn are a great thing to look at, but what's with the huge plastic sheet? Love the pioneer and cowboy things, Indian artifacts are...More

Thank Tessie T
Reviewed 16 June 2016

you would think they would want to try and talk to visitors and be friendly, the lady was kind of rude and said she didn't associate with the locals when I tried to ask her some questions,

1  Thank Martinfour4
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Stopped at the visitors center and found this small Muesum packed fill of charm and a step back in time. It won't consume a lot of time but well worth the time it take to look thru the two rooms of a memories of a...More

Thank Alaine B
Reviewed 23 October 2015

...desk staff one weekday when we called. Coffee, biscuits and plently of advice. Really good bookshop, maps etc. Plus spotless toilet facilities. Monticello may be a dump, but this place is a great asset to the community. Museum is missable,

1  Thank exbiztraveller
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

Thank you for stopping by and for the feedback! Please feel free to email me (natalie@monticelloutah.org) with any recommendations on improving the overall quality of our city. Safe travels!

Reviewed 6 October 2015

Very nice little museum for this little town and a very helpful gal gave us some great advice for the rest of our drive today. T. His was a pleasant surprise on a rainy day.

1  Thank buckeyejoe10
Monticello U, Owner at Frontier Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2015

Thank you for stopping by! We're happy to hear about your enjoyable experience! Hope to see you again soon.

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