Utah State History’s mission is to preserve and share the past for a better present and future.
Archaeological records and ancient human remains recovery
Preservation assistance for individuals and communities
Library and Collections
State History has been actively documenting Utah’s diverse history, and collecting rare and unique historical materials for over ninety years. We have an extensive collection of manuscripts, photos, books, maps, and much more. View the collections overview to discover the diversity of our collection.
State Historic Preservation Office Compliance (SHPO)
Guidance on preservation laws and the review process
Utah History Day
Formerly called Utah History Fair, this program has operated continuously in Utah since 1981 as the state’s National History Day affiliate.
Utah State Historical Society
Utah Historical Quarterly