The whole state of Utah is celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad this year. You can learn about the history of the transcontinental railroad here. Then, join in the fun around the state.
At the Tooele Valley Museum, we will have an exhibit about the railroad and Tooele. We are kicking off the exhibit with a family-friendly event that celebrates local history.
Saturday May 11th from 11 am to 3pm
Bring a Picnic! Enjoy the Activities
We will have:
Storytelling & Snowcones
See, Feel, Smell Table
Transcontinental Documentary Showings
Representatives from local Historic Societies
Riding Train & Bounce House