This is the Place

Heritage Park - Utah

The This is the Place Heritage Park is located on the east side of Salt Lake City, Utah, at the foot of the Wasatch Range and near the mouth of Emigration Canyon. The location of the park is where, on July 24, 1847, Brigham Young first saw the Salt Lake Valley would soon become the Mormon pioneers' new home. The statement "This is the Place" was first attributed to Young by Wilford Woodruff more than thirty years after the pioneer advent. A Utah state holiday, Pioneer Day, occurs each year on July 24 to commemorate the Mormon pioneers' entry into the valley.

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maps

Salt Lake City & Northern Salt Lake County Bikeways Map. Published by Salt Lake City.Salt Lake City - Bikeways North 2019

Salt Lake City & Northern Salt Lake County Bikeways Map. Published by Salt Lake City.

brochures

Utah State Parks Field Guide. Published by Utah State Parks.Utah State Parks - Field Guide

Utah State Parks Field Guide. Published by Utah State Parks.

This is the Place HP https://stateparks.utah.gov/parks/heritage-park/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/This_Is_the_Place_Heritage_Park The This is the Place Heritage Park is located on the east side of Salt Lake City, Utah, at the foot of the Wasatch Range and near the mouth of Emigration Canyon. The location of the park is where, on July 24, 1847, Brigham Young first saw the Salt Lake Valley would soon become the Mormon pioneers' new home. The statement "This is the Place" was first attributed to Young by Wilford Woodruff more than thirty years after the pioneer advent. A Utah state holiday, Pioneer Day, occurs each year on July 24 to commemorate the Mormon pioneers' entry into the valley.

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