Learn about the Utah’s history and cultural contributions by visiting any one of the many local museums.
Heritage Museum of Layton
403 N. Wasatch Drive
Layton, Utah 84041
The Heritage Museum of Layton preserves and displays Layton’s history with 2,470 artifact objects, 3,770 historical photographs, 2,900 archival documents and nearly 300 books. Hours are 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free.
Hill Aerospace Museum
7961 Wardleigh Road, Building 1955
Hill Air Force Base, Utah 84056
Hill Aerospace Museum displays more than 90 military aircraft, missiles and aerospace vehicles. The museum’s collection also includes a variety of ordnance and munitions, aerospace ground equipment, military vehicles, uniforms and thousands of other historical artifacts. The museum hosts approximately 160,000 visitors each year. Hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Admission is free.
Union Station Foundation
2501 Wall Ave.
Ogden, Utah 84404
The Union Station Foundation houses the Utah State Railroad Museum, the John M. Browning Firearms Museum, the Browning-Kimball Classic Car Museum, the Wattis-Dumke Model Railroad, the Eccles Rail Center, three fine arts galleries and Warren’s Train Shop, Union Grill Restaurant, the U.S. Forest Service Information and the Union Station Library. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday. The museum is closed July 4, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day.