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Thanksgiving Point is a unique destination where recreation, education, and peace come together. It is located twenty minutes south of Salt Lake City, Utah, off Interstate 15. Thanksgiving Point acts as a refuge from everyday life – a unique location showcasing the beauty and majesty of nature in countless ways…from dinosaurs to dahlias.
Exhibits at Thanksgiving Point’s North American Museum of Ancient Life include some of the longest and tallest dinosaurs ever discovered. In all, the gigantic dinosaur museum houses more that 50 standing dinosaurs and more than 100 flying reptiles!
The quaint garden village at Thanksgiving Point allows guest the freedom of shopping and dining in elegant settings. The Garden Emporium is a 13,000 square foot gift shop with wonderful gift ideas. The Garden Wall Restaurant features fine dining with a variety of fresh-from-the-garden American cuisine. There’s also a bakery/deli, an old-fashioned soda fountain, idea gardens, a garden shop/nursery, and floral cottage, all surrounded by several acres of Idea Gardens.