Highlights Tours

Journey through time, hear amazing stories, and discover the secrets behind the Museum’s most fascinating objects.

Take The Highlights Tour for a behind-the-scenes look at the NHMU and our collections. Participate in a totally unique experience and learn the stories the exhibits don’t tell. An expert guide will weave you through 42,000 square feet of copper to share with you the most exciting objects the Museum has on display. They will reveal all their insider knowledge, so captivating, it’s guaranteed to spark a new curiosity in anyone! Utah’s an amazing place, and this tour will show you why.

Tour Schedule:

  • Fridays - 2pm
  • Saturdays & Sundays - 12pm and 2pm

Tours are $2. Tickets are on sale at the Admissions Desk and Museum Store.

  • Tours run approximately 1 hour.
  • Audio devices are available for guests who are hard of hearing.
  • Group tours available upon request. Click here for more information.
  • Tours are subject to change.


"The tour was an awesome overview of the Museum! It got me better prepared to wander the exhibits on my own after!"

"Not one story on the tour was less than compelling!"     

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