Guided Tours

Take a guided tour of Salt Lake City landmarks.

Preservation Utah's friendly, knowledgeable docents illuminate history, architecture, and local lore on our guided tours of Salt Lake City landmarks. Make a reservation to tour one of Salt Lake City's history-rich neighborhoods. 

We offer two types of tours: education, for K-12 students, and public. Explore and schedule tours below.

Allen Park Walking Tour

 Allen Park was purchased by Salt Lake City and opened to the public on October 4, 2020. “Allen Park is a rare opportunity to preserve almost seven acres of unique ecosystem in a historic area that would otherwise be developed by private entities,” Mayor Mendenhall said.

Magna Main Street Walking Tour

Magna township harbors a close-knit community. The residents, many of whom have family connections that date back to the 1700’s, still live and work in the area. Magna is resilient.

Memory Grove Park Walking Tour and Meditation Chapel Tour

At the base of City Creek Canyon, lies Memory Grove Park, and in it, Meditation Chapel. Memory Grove Park was purchased by Salt Lake City in 1902.

Modernism on South Temple Street Walking Tour  

There has been a growing recognition of the architectural significance of many of the mid-century modern buildings that, at the time of their construction, were harshly criticized, even reviled.

Salt Lake City Cemetery Walking Tour

The Salt Lake City Cemetery covers 120 acres, and is the burial site of over 124,000 people. Learn about the noteworthy Utahns who have been laid to rest here.

Salt Lake City Main Street Walking Tour

Salt Lake City's Main Street from Temple Square to Whiskey Street. Explore the historic architecture on this one-hour tour.

Third Thursday Tours

Third Thursday tours are private educational tours of historic places held the third Thursday of most months. Each month's tour is a different location!