Museum of the San Rafael and Pioneer Museum

70 North 100 East
Castle Dale, UT 84513- Map It
Phone: (435) 381-3560

AAA Editor Notes

Museum of the San Rafael and Pioneer Museum, 70 North 100 East, displays artifacts discovered at Emery County's caves and rock ledges. Visitors can see dinosaur skeletons, a replica of a fossilized dinosaur egg and rock specimens from throughout Utah. Other exhibits include mounted animals depicted in their natural habitats, a handcart once used by a local farmer to transport produce to mining camps and Native American artifacts like the Sitterud Bundle, a knapsack dating from around 1250 that was used to hold berries, knives and tools.

Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-4, Sat. 10-2. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 1 hour minimum.