Frontier Homestead State Park Museum


Now featured in our special exhibit gallery…


Through the months of May and June enjoy works by local artists, Sandra Anderson and Carol Stenger. These works share the artists’ stories of familiar places and events of Southern Utah through mediums of oils, pastels and watercolor.

The exhibit is included in your regular day use fee during our open hours. All works featured in this exhibit are available for purchase through the museum giftshop.

Annual Schedule of Events

This is a basic guideline of events held at the park throughout the year, dates are subject to change. Please check with the park before planning event attendance.

Weekly – Tuesdays     Story Time every Tuesday 10:00-10:30 a.m. FREE

Monthly September-May – 2nd Wednesdays      Iron County Historical Society program, 7:00 pm on the 2nd Wednesday of each month; FREE

Monthly September-April – 4th Wednesdays     Wonder Wednesday, 4:00 to 6:00 on the 4th Wednesday of most months. Since this event coincides with the Iron County School District calendar, please contact us to verify actual dates. We provide an activity for elementary-aged children; FREE

March     Sheep to Shawl – learn about the process of taking wool from the sheep’s back to yours; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, on a Saturday in March; $4/person, $20/family. March 16, 2024

July     Frontier Homestead’s Anniversary Celebration – Come Celebrate our anniversary with us by completing a self-guided scavenger hunt highlighting exhibits throughout the park. Regular entrance fees apply. July 1, 2024

July and August     Enjoy the Southern Utah Watercolor Society exhibit in our special exhibit gallery all month long during July and August, regular entrance fees apply.

August     Military Appreciation Day – free entrance for current and past members of the armed forces; 9:00 am to 7:00 pm on the 2nd Saturday in August. August 10, 2024

October     Haunted Homestead – Cemetery tours, a haunted house, games & activities for the whole family, evenings about 2 weeks before Halloween; $4/person, $20/family. October 10 – 14, 2023, check back for 2024 dates. Check with us for each day’s offerings.  A free self-guided cemetery tour is available all month. 

November     Iron Mission Days – special community days of living history/pioneer craft demonstrations & hands-on activities, Friday and Saturday usually the 2nd or 3rd weekend in November $4/person, $20.00/family. November 8 & 9, 2024

December     Holidays at the Homestead – activities and entertainment for the entire family Wednesday through Saturday 5:30-8 each evening, approximately 2 weeks before Christmas $4/person, $20/family.  December 6-9, 2023, check back for 2024 dates.

December     Lights at the Homestead – Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the park among the holiday lights and decorations, 5:30 to 8:00 each evening December 20 through 23. FREE, Donations Accepted.

Christmas in the Hunter House

FHSP - Christmas

The Sagebrush Fiber Artisans provide demonstrations during Sheep to Shawl

FHSP - spinning