Family Friendly Attractions
Utah's Hogle Zoo
Since 1931, Utah's Hogle Zoo occupies 42 acres at the mouth of Emigration Canyon outside of Salt Lake City. The mission of Utah's Hogle Zoo is to nurture respect and appreciation for the natural world.
Address: 2600 East Sunnyside Avenue, Salt Lake City, UT 84108
The Clark Planetarium
Located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, Clark Planetarium explores the wonders of space and science through state-of-the art theatres, free exhibits and the Planet Fun Store. Clark Planetarium is a Division of Salt Lake County. The IMAX Theater located at the Clark Planetarium is a jaw-dropping experience. The digital surround sound and stunning images will have you holding your breath as you discover amazing places on the immense screen.
Address: 110 South 400 West Salt Lake City, UT 84101
The Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
The Living Planet Aquarium is home to nearly 2,000 marine animals from 342 species. It is divided into three main exhibits: Discover Utah, Ocean Explorer, and Journey to South America! Discover Utah features native river otters. Watch these cute and curious animals play tag with one another and “juggle” pebbles with their paws. Crawl aboard a sunken ship and learn about jellies, eels, seahorses and much more in Ocean Explorer. On your Journey to South America!, see belly-sliding penguins and sharp-toothed caiman alligators. Equipped with a gift shop and café, The Living Planet Aquarium is a hands-on, delightfully educational getaway for adventurers of all ages.
Address: 725 E. 10600 S. Sandy, UT 84094
Discovery Gateway childen's museum is located in the Gateway Mall in downtown Salt Lake City. Discovery Gateway offers 60,000 square feet of interactive, hands-on fun. Come explore our engaging workshops, programs, and exhibits that invite the whole family to create, learn, and play together!
Address: 444 West 100 South, Salt Lake City, UT 84101