Historical Sites

Silver Reef Museum and Ghost Town


Silver Reef was a mining boomtown in the late 1800s with the discovery of silver in sandstone- a geological rarity. The area is now a Wild West Ghost Town located in a stunning geologic setting.
Start your visit at the Wells Fargo Express Stop Building and take a guided tour of the historic Museum, which is registered on the National and Utah State Registers of Historic Buildings. Walking trails take you around the old Main street and to other points of interest on the grounds behind  the museum. 

Site Info

Average Duration
1-2 Hours
1903 Wells Fargo Road, Leeds, Utah 84746

Normal Museum Hours

Thursday      10:00 AM to 3:00 PM*
Friday           10:00 AM to 3:00 PM*
Saturday       10:00 AM to 3:00 PM*
Sunday                Buildings Closed
Monday         10:00 AM to 3:00 PM*
Tuesday              Buildings Closed
Wednesday         Buildings Closed
*Last Tour at 2:15 PM, No New Admissions After That

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