NOTICE:  Park is open. Visit the Utah State Parks COVID-19 webpage for updated information. 

NOTICE: Air conditioning is currently down in the public exhibit area until the week of June 25. New rooftop units are being installed. Thank you for your understanding and support. 

Welcome to the Utah Field House of Natural History

Discover the prehistoric world, dig for fossils, and explore the dinosaur garden. Within an 80-mile radius of Vernal, evidence of the entire Earth’s history is visible. Utah Field House reveals this geologic story with hands-on exhibits and activities.

Conveniently located inside the museum, a free visitor center allows our guests to get all the necessary information to fulfill their adventure in the Vernal area. Our friendly and knowledgeably staff is available year-round to answer questions and help enhance your visit. Visitors can get up-to-date information about attractions, recreational opportunities, food, lodging, as well as local events.

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Interested in participating in our current paleontology field program? See events section!

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