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

Outdoor Games

See, Feel, Smell Table

Folk Music

Transcontinental Documentary Showings

Transcontinental Exhibit

Representatives from local Historic Societies

Riding Train & Bounce House