Skip to main content
COVID-19 Update: We are open! Face coverings and advance reservations required. Learn more here.
Skip to main content

Land Virtual Field Trip

A play icon

Rock Layers

Utah’s landscapes have undergone big changes over millions of years. Join a Museum paleontologist to learn about how the rock layers, and fossils found within them, can help tell the story of how the environment has changed over time.

Watch The Video

Journey Through Time

Has Utah always been a high desert environment? Explore maps showing the history of Utah environments from the Permian and Carboniferous periods, through the age of the dinosaurs, up to the Eocene. Discover the stability and change of environments from long ago.

Watch The Video

Earthquake!

Curious about Utah's recent earthquakes? Learn more about why Utah has earthquakes and the ways past earthquakes have shaped our valley and mountains.

Watch The Video

Return to all Virtual Field Trips