Iosepa: Utah’s Pacific Islander Pioneers through an Archaeologis
Salt Lake City
Jul 11 - Jul 11
From 1889 to 1917, Latter-day Saint converts from Polynesia settled in Iosepa, a remote desert colony in Utah’s Skull Valley. Archaeological investigations at the town site have revealed how these pioneers from the Pacific sought to make the desert “blossom as the rose” by drawing upon their traditional cultures and their newfound faith.
Event Days: Sun. Mon. Tues. Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat.
Event Hours: 7:00 pm
Location: Assembly Hall on Temple Square
Address: 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City