Price, Utah: Prehistoric Museum - Home of Al

Both Al the Allosaurus and Utahraptor -- Utah's most famous dinosaurs -- are on display inside the museum.

The Prehistoric Museum, USU Eastern

Address:
155 E. Main St., Price, UT
Directions:
Southbound on US Hwys 6 and 191 to exit 240. Drive east on 100 North until you see the life-sized bronze Utahraptor on your right.
Hours:
M-Sa 9-5. Su closed. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
435-613-5060
Admission:
Admission
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Prehistoric Museum - Home of Al

This is a great museum, full of fossils, dinosaurs, geology, and Paleo People and First Nations exhibits. There was a special exhibit of baskets and rugs that was amazing. Very reasonable $6 fee for adults.

[Cris M., 06/30/2019]

Skeleton of Sabertooth Cat on display.

Prehistoric Museum - Home of Al

Skeleton of Sabertooth Cat on display. Very interesting place to visit. Easy to find the museum.

[Edith, 08/21/2013]
Prehistoric Museum - Home of Al

Great exhibits of local dinosaurs from Cleveland Lloyd Quarry and Pleistocene animals (local mammoth). Home of Al, the official Utah dinosaur (Allosaurus).

[Brad, 11/18/2001]

Al used to be Utah's official dinosaur, but he was later eclipsed by Utahraptor, a sexier saurian. Both are on display inside the museum, and there are outdoor statues of these killer beasts in attack poses.


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