25 Famous Landmarks in Utah You Shouldn't Miss Story

By Lauren Rey

Introduction

25 Famous Landmarks in Utah You Shouldn't Miss Story

A land of colorful deserts and exciting adventures, there are many famous landmarks in Utah...

Landmark 1

Monument Valley

Monument Valley is one of the most iconic Utah landmarks. Towering sandstone buttes, some as...

Landmark 2

Canyonlands National Park

A land as old as time itself, the geological formations at Canyonlands National Park formed...

Landmark 3

Bears Ears National Monument

Just a few hours South of Canyonlands, Bears Ears National Monument is another of Utah's...

Landmark 4

Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park is another one of Utah's famous sprawling canyonlands. Spanning over 35,000...

Landmark 5

Zion National Park

Zion National Park is the most visited of all Utah's National Parks. It is also...

Landmark 6

Arches National Park

Often compared to being "Mars-like," Arches National Park has over 2000 red rock formations protruding...

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Capitol Reef National Park

Capitol Reef National Park is another famous landmark in Utah known for its unique geological...

Landmark 8

Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

While Utah may be known for its National Parks, Utah State Parks are as equally...

Landmark 9

Goblin Valley State Park

Another gem of Utah's State Parks is Goblin Valley. Goblin Valley State Park was named...

Landmark 10

Timpanogos Cave National Monument

One of the most unique monuments in Utah, Timpanogos Cave National Monument, is mostly underground...

Landmark 11

Dead Horse Point State Park

Dead Horse Point State Park covers over 5000 acres of high desert overlooking the Colorado...

Landmark 12

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area

Glen Canyon National Recreation Area encompasses over a million acres of preserved land surrounding Lake...

Landmark 13

Bonneville Salt Flats

In contrast to the bright red rocks of the Utah desert, the Bonneville Salt Flats...

Landmark 14

Antelope Island State Park

Antelope Island State Park is located on the Great Salt Lake of Northern Utah. It...

Landmark 15

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Grand Staircase-Escalante is one of the most remote monuments in Utah. Although harder to access...

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Rainbow Bridge National Monument

Rainbow Bridge is a large sandstone arch known as one of the largest natural bridges...

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Valley of the Gods

Valley of the Gods is a large sandstone valley filled with geological formations. It is...

Landmark 18

Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument is one of the most fascinating monuments in Utah, with over 1500...

Landmark 19

Cedar Breaks National Monument

Considered a "natural amphitheater," Cedar Breaks National Monument has a 10,000-foot rim and breathtaking 2000-foot...

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Golden Spike National Historical Park

The Golden Spike National Historical Park commemorates the completion of the first transcontinental railroad. It...

Landmark 21

Historic South Temple Street

Historic South Temple Street encompasses 106 historic homes and buildings in Salt Lake City. It...

Landmark 22

Utah Lake State Park

Utah Lake State Park has the largest freshwater lake in Utah. It's located in Provo...

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Hovenweep National Monument

Hovenweep National Monument is an area of protected lands that spans the border of Utah...

Landmark 24

Utah State Capitol

The Utah State Capitol is one of the most famous historical landmarks in Utah. Built...

Landmark 25

Temple Square

Temple Square is an area of historical buildings in the heart of Salt Lake City...

Conclusion

In Summary

Whether visiting the red rock canyons or one of the many historical sites in Utah...

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