8955 S. 255 West
Sandy, UT 84070-2070
Phone: (801) 255-4919
Fax: (801) 255-4998
8955 S. 255 West, Sandy, UT, US, 84070-2070
- Phone: (801) 255-4919
- Fax: (801) 255-4998
Conservation Garden Park is located in West Jordan, Utah. The project is designed to adhere to LEEDS platinum standards and has five acres (two hectares) of demonstration gardens and water-based landscape exhibits. It showcases some of the best technologies for environment-friendly buildings as well. It is set up to promote sustainable development and importance of resource-efficiency for future generations.
In 1853, Archibald Gardner, along with his 11 wives and 47 children, built a water-powered sawmill on the site that is now Gardner Historic Village. In 1877, the saw mill became a flour mill, and Archibald's. The "village" around the mill is made up of original historic buildings restored into retail theme shops offering quilts, art, gifts, collectibles, furniture and much more. The Village is open year-round.
Visit this exciting aquarium for educational exhibits and interactive displays exploring the world under the sea.
Laser Quest offers a game experience with a high-tech twist. The exciting game is played in a large, multi-level arena featuring specialty lighting, swirling fog and heart-pounding music.
Video arcades, bumper cars, roller coasters and magic shows are just a sampling of the fun waiting for you here. The opportunities for fun are endless. Take a break in the ice-cream parlor, or enjoy a hot slice of pizza. Live entertainment on the main stage will fill those spaces in between activities. A Super Passport, including a variety of activities and games.
The Castle Of Chaos is an interactive haunted house which is fun for the whole family. The costumes may not be realistic and gut-wrenchingly scary, but they are fun and the actor full of life and vigor. They also have mystery solving where one can act like a detective and try and solve a mystery within the castles haunted walls. The 3D area has great artwork, and the actors seem to morph off the walls. With the X-scream section you are pushed to every limit as you deal with elements such as water, claustrophobia and peoples brains! So go on, try and solve the mystery of the castle and have a frightful ball while you're at it.
The Forest Dale Historic District is an integral part of the Sugar House area. It is bounded by 700 East, Interstate 80, Commonwealth Avenue, and 900 East. In 1890, the cohesive core of the Forest Dale Historic District was attached to it. Though the surrounding area is heavily infested with traffic, the Forest Dale Historic District manages to retain its serenity owing to the thick trees that line the area. The houses and bungalows from the 1890s era are still intact. A walk through this area will give you a chance to see structures based on the Late Victorian and High Victorian Eclectic styles of architectural designing.
This spacious recreation area in Salt Lake City is full of hiking and biking trails and beautiful scenery. Discover babbling brooks, various designated picnic areas, and rushing waterfalls. Hike along one of the many trails to find a meadow full of flowers or gorgeous vista point perfect for taking in the views. And with such a cheap entrance fee for vehicles, visiting the park with family and friends is a cost effective and fun outdoor activity.
The largest and most central property of the city's public park system, this 80 acre Liberty Park offers recreational activities for all. Children applaud the Children's Garden and boating pond, playground, amusement park and snack bar. Older visitors enjoy the swimming pool and the tennis park's 16 lighted courts. Recent developments have added a well-conceived interactive map that uses pools and fountains to depict the topography of Utah. Liberty Park is also home to the ever-popular Tracy Aviary, the Chase Mill and the Chase Home Museum of Folk Art.
One of the city's largest parks, the Sugar House Park is a spacious retreat and is also amongst the prettiest parks to see, in any season. Several large pavilions are available for booking, but call early since they tend to go fast. There is a creek running through the park, which feeds into a duck pond on the west end. Stop by for a jog around the paved roads, or walk around the trail that lines the park's outer edge. Or, simply lie in the grass and watch the many squirrels.
The ten acres of gardens here are sure to inspire both serious and novice gardeners with new ideas. A vegetable garden, herb garden, rose garden and water garden are among the areas where visitors can browse and learn. Free classes are offered each week during the spring and summer on square foot gardening and grow-box gardening. The garden shop is well stocked with plants, flowers and garden decor and well staffed with knowledgeable, helpful clerks.
Originally known as the part of the Perkins Addition in the Salt Lake City of Utah, the Henry Luce House was an exotic historical home that was not only visually pleasing but also a pleasure to stand within the home and take a tour. The beautiful home is designed in the Victorian style of architecture and currently is a place where one can visit and know the past of the home with an amazing historical tour.