The Prehistoric Museum creates understanding and appreciation of natural and cultural processes that formed the geologic, fossil and prehistoric human records found in eastern Utah. We do this through educational and interpretive programs based upon our academic research, preservation programs, authentic exhibits, and the creative efforts of our staff and community.


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Location 155 East Main Street
Price, Utah 84501
(800) 817-9949 or
(435) 613-5060

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Turning Life into Art Exhibit Extended at the USU Eastern Prehistoric Museum

The Prehistoric Museum is pleased to announce the extension of the exhibit Charlie J. Johnston: Turning Life into Art exhibit currently on display in the temporary gallery.

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Rock Art

Eastern Utah Rock Art

Utah is an extraordinarily rich state in terms of its archaeological past. Indians have lived in every part of the state from extremely ancient times, and have left rock art reminders of their presence in all parts of the state.
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Utahraptor

Utahraptor

What do you get when you combine a mega-blockbuster science fiction movie and the scientific proof to back it up? You find out that reality is more shocking than fiction. Utahraptor is the largest of all raptor dinosaurs. It is also the oldest of this family, living approximately 125 million years ago.
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