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Top Choice Live Music in Salt Lake City

Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Hearing the world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir is a must-do on any SLC bucket list. A live choir broadcast goes out every Sunday at 9:30am. September through November, and January through May, attend in person a…
Top Choice Museum in Salt Lake City

Natural History Museum of Utah

Rio Tinto Center's stunning architecture forms a multistory indoor 'canyon' that showcases exhibits to great effect. Walk up through the layers as you explore both indigenous peoples' cultures and natural history. P…
Top Choice Mexican in Salt Lake City

Red Iguana

Mexico at its most authentic, aromatic and delicious – no wonder the line is usually snaking out the door at this family-run restaurant. Ask for samples of the mole to decide on one of seven chili- and chocolate-bas…
Top Choice Ramen in Salt Lake City

Tosh's Ramen

Ecstasy by the steaming oversized bowl, Tosh's ramen comes with silken broth and crunchy sprouts, topped with a poached egg if you like it that way. It couldn't get more authentic. Try to carve out some room for an …
Top Choice Bistro in Salt Lake City

Avenues Bistro on Third

An intimate, food-first experience. Enter the tiny house in the Avenues to a handful of tables around an open grill. The owner is seating guests and chatting with neighbors. The fare: fresh greens with Utah trout, t…
Top Choice Museum in Salt Lake City

Museum of Ancient Life

A family friendly museum at Thanksgiving Point. Prehistoric life is on display with exhibits on dinosaurs and aquatic life, lots of interactive exhibits that teach about fossils found all over the world, and a 3D th…
Top Choice Pub in Salt Lake City

Beer Bar

With shared wooden tables and over 140 beers and 13 sausage styles, Beer Bar is a little slice of Bavaria in Salt Lake City. The crowd is diverse and far more casual than at Bar X next door (a linked venue). A great…
Top Choice Cafe in Salt Lake City

Jack Mormon Coffee Co

Utah's finest roaster also serves mean espresso drinks. When the temps rise, locals binge on a Jack Frost.
Library in Salt Lake City

Family History Library

Thousands of people come to Salt Lake City every year to research their family history here, the largest genealogical resource on earth. Because the LDS believes you must pray on your ancestors' behalf to help them …
Plaza in Salt Lake City

Temple Square

The city's most famous sight occupies a 10-acre block surrounded by 15ft-high walls. LDS docents give free, 30-minute tours continually, leaving from the visitor centers at the two entrances on South and North Templ…