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The Edge of the Cedars State Park

660 W 400 North, Blanding, UT 84511-4000
+1 435-678-2238
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stocked full of old pottery

great way to spend an hour and $5. lots of rare pueblo artifacts, including 900 year old baskets... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
R P
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Asheville, North Carolina
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evening visit

We weren't able to make it here before they closed on a Saturday but you can still walk and see the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Tammy K
,
Columbia, Illinois
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Informative displays on the history of the region.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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660 W 400 North, Blanding, UT 84511-4000
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+1 435-678-2238
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

great way to spend an hour and $5. lots of rare pueblo artifacts, including 900 year old baskets in great shape. claims to have one of the largest ancient pottery collections. outdoor walk has an old pueblo building and some tuins

Thank R P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We weren't able to make it here before they closed on a Saturday but you can still walk and see the ruins. Also a spectacular sunset as well.

Thank Tammy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Before you even go in the door, there are a number of contemporary metal sculptures based on traditional Native American themes, which are very interesting. Really interesting work. Inside, the museum is very well laid out, so you can follow chronologically the history of the...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum & ruins offer a fantastic and interesting peek into a culture long lost to us. It truly inspires admiration and a desire to preserve the artifacts that have been left behind. It demonstrated the importance of learning from those that came before us....More

1  Thank NORO97
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small museum features very effective visual displays of the pictographs, pottery, and architecture of the ancient puebloans. It is very well-cared-for and impressive because it houses artifacts actually found in this Utah area. There is a partially excavated Pueblo that has been stabilized. It...More

1  Thank JoAnnP865
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, what a great gem. I have been thru Blanding before and missed this. It was a fantastic learning experience, my son and I have a greater understanding of how the Ancestral Pueblo people lived.

Thank Annie D
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Enjoyed this lovely museum with great exhibits. Lot's of things to see and learn. The outside Indian village is great to explore.

Thank dreamcatcher984
Reviewed 4 August 2017

This was a small museum but loaded with lots of history about the lives of the ancient people who lived there. Enjoyed discovering all the artifacts and reading about the archaeological finds and their stories. Stepping into that Kiva was a special experience. The entry...More

Thank Lolita D
Reviewed 2 August 2017

It was a very hot day and we wanted a site where we were not in the direct heat so picked this museum to visit. We were impressed with the large collection of pottery and artifacts from the Puebloan Peoples. The ruin was interesting and...More

Thank IlovebelizeCA
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Loved this little museum it offers pottery, historical background of the people of this area and collections of ancient artifacts. It is a true treasure.

Thank diazyve21
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Nancy R
14 January 2015|
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Response from rdgtchr | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on your interests. We probably spent an hour and a half, but could have spent twice that if we had carefully read all the displays. GREAT and interesting park.
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