St George Region attractions

State Park in St George

Snow Canyon State Park

Red and white swirls of sandstone flow like lava, and actual lava lies broken like sheets of smashed marble in this small, accessible park. Snow Canyon is a 7400-acre sampler of southwest Utah's famous land features…
Park in St George Region

Pine Valley Wilderness Area

Mountains rise sharply in the 70-sq-mile Pine Valley Wilderness Area in the Dixie National Forest, 32 miles northwest of St George off Hwy 18. The highest point, Signal Peak (10,365ft), remains snow-capped till July…
Monument in St George Region

Mountain Meadows Massacre Monument

About 10 miles north of Veyo on Hwy 18 stands a remote monument to one of the darkest incidents in the Mormon settlement of Utah. In 1857, for reasons that remain unclear, Mormons and local Native Americans killed a…
Museum in St George

Dinosaur Discovery Site

St George's oldest residents aren't retirees from Idaho, but Jurassic-era dinosaurs. Entry gets you an interpretive tour of the huge collection of tracks, beginning with a video. The casts were first unearthed by a …
Museum in St George

St. George Children's Museum

St George has plenty of ‘No’ signs: no touching this, no climbing that, no sitting here and definitely no skateboarding anywhere. So if the kids are starting to get a little antsy, let them loose here, where they ca…
Historic Building in St George Region

Wells Fargo Building

In the ghost town of Silver Reef, the restored Wells Fargo building houses a museum and art gallery. Diagrams of the rough-and-tumble town and silver mine give a feel of what it was like back in the day.
Museum in St George

Brigham Young Winter Home

A tour of the Mormon leader's seasonal home and headquarters illuminates a lot about early town and experimental-farming history.
Museum in St George

Daughters of Utah Pioneers Museum

Two floors packed full of pioneer artifacts, furniture, photographs, quilts, guns and so on.
Plaza in St George

Town Square

The town square has a small fountain that kids can run through.
Religious Site in St George

Mormon Temple

The 1877 Mormon Temple, Utah’s first, has a visitor center.