Explorers and Settlers of Utah

“Explorers and Settlers of Utah” introduces you to those who paved the way in the settlement of Utah. You will meet and learn about Catholic missionaries, Native Americans, mountain men, and pioneers who all played a role in the development of Utah. This program highlights important figures such as Jim Bridger, John Freemont, Brigham Young, and Black Hawk. Through interactive games and activities you will be able to increase your knowledge of key figures in Utah’s history.

This program discusses Utah Studies curriculum topics that include the following:

  • Catholic Missionaries
  • Maps
  • Mormon Pioneers
  • Native Americans
  • Settling the West
  • Trappers and Traders