What To Do In Salt Lake City? Only Everything!
We know, we hear it all the time: You had no idea so much was going on in Salt Lake City. Sure, there are a few exceptions we're famous for, such as the easy access to world-class skiing and a business-friendly environment anchored by our spectacular Convention Center. But there are also plenty of peak experiences that extend far beyond legendary mountains and national parks such as Deer Valley and Bryce Canyon National Park. There's also a wealth of cultural experiences in Salt Lake City including treasured local attractions such as the Utah Symphony, Capitol Theatre and the Utah Museum of Fine Art. Families can pack their itinerary with things to do like visit the Family History Library, Living Planet Aquarium, Seven Peaks Water Park and Children's Museum of Utah. And of course for active types, Salt Lake City is the perfect gateway to an almost unending list of adventures including mountain biking and trekking in national parks like Zion, rafting trips in Moab and ultimate skiing and boarding at any of the 10 top-rated ski resorts located nearby, such as Alta and Park City. And if you need a few more tips, ask a Local.
Salt Lake City Itineraries
To give you a head start and make your Salt Lake City experience as memorable as possible, we've created a few short itineraries with the best things to do based on your interest, so you can hit the ground running and start funning!
Salt Lake City welcomes families with open arms - and big smiles - with multiple experiences that keep both kids and parents entertained.
Utah Olympic Park
Family History Library
Seven Peaks Waterpark
Art & Culture
The performing arts have high profile home in Salt Lake City. Dance, theater, ballet, opera, museums and art galleries color the experience here for anyone that loves the arts.
Utah Museum of Fine Art
From one-of-a-kind finds at local galleries to major retail therapy at centers brimming with name brands, the shopping in Salt Lake City is all that.
City Creek Center
Sam Weller's Books
Outdoor & Active
Few urban centers can compete with the wealth of natural wonders found right on our front doorstep. From ten celebrated ski resorts located within an hourâs drive away to easy access to world-famous national parks, Salt Lake City is your gateway adventure.
Getting off the beaten path and discovering hidden gems is one of the wonders of travel. But how do you find those special places? Ask a local.
Hotel Monaco helps you make the most of your getaway to Utah by sharing our staff's insider tips on things to do in Salt Lake City.
We asked our intrepid staff: "If you had only two days in Salt Lake City, what would you do?" Take a peek, have some fun and Live Like a Local.
Kelsey Sitton - Local for 8 years
Front Desk Agent
For more information about any of these suggestions and additional favorites, contact Hotel Monaco's concierge at (801) 595-0000.