Helpful tips

Where are the gnomes at Thanksgiving Point?

Where are the gnomes at Thanksgiving Point?

The gnomes are only in the museum, not the lobby area. Also, gnomes are never put inside any glass displays. Some people recommend a flashlight to help spot them, but we have never used a light. The gnomes can be painted anywhere.

Can you walk around Thanksgiving Point for free?

Guided Garden Walks Included with Ashton Garden admission and FREE for Thanksgiving Point members. Led by our garden docents, this walking tour takes about 1.5 hours and is included with regular venue admission. Tuesdays feature the Trees of Ashton Gardens. Garden Walks depart from the back patio.

How much does Thanksgiving Point cost?


Regular Rates W Cart Walk
Twilight $25 $16
Saturday – Sunday – Holiday $42 $32
Twilight $30 $21
Senior (M-F only) $25 $16

Why is it called Thanksgiving Point?

They considered the land a blessing that they were thankful for, hence the name “Thanksgiving Point.” In gratitude, the Ashtons wanted to give back to the community by creating a family-friendly atmosphere where you can learn together, laugh together, and play together.

What museum has the largest dinosaur collection?

the American Museum of Natural History
Find out more from the American Museum of Natural History, home of the world’s largest collection of dinosaur fossils.

How much is it to go to the dinosaur museum?

There is no admission fee if you would only like to visit the museum gift shop and will not be entering the museum galleries. Book your visit to the Australian Dinosaur Museum online today.

What is free at Thanksgiving Point?

Enjoy free admission to five award-winning venues including two world class museums, a butterfly conservatory, a 50-acre garden, and a working farm. Receive advance purchase opportunities and discounts on popular day camps, youth and adult classes, and special events.

Are dogs allowed in Thanksgiving Point?

Well behaved, leashed dogs are welcome to visit the 50 acre gardens. The gardens are open from 9am to 8pm and advanced tickets are required. While there are a couple dog water bowls, consider bringing a collapsible bowl with you to fill using one of the many human water fountains around the gardens.

Are dogs allowed at Thanksgiving Point?

How did Thanksgiving Point start?

Thanksgiving Point was founded in 1995 by Karen Jackman Ashton and Alan C. Ashton. After the sale, Alan purchased farm land in Lehi, Utah and gifted it to his wife Karen as a Valentine’s Day gift on February 14, 1995. They planned to build a community garden and farm experience.

Where can I see a dinosaur?

10 best places to see dinosaurs

  • Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia.
  • Dinosaur National Monument, Colorado/Utah.
  • Universal Studios Islands of Adventure, Orlando.
  • Field Museum, Chicago.
  • Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology, Alberta, Canada.
  • Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta.