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Encouraging Curiosity in Children

Thursday, May 23, 2024

Thanksgiving Point venues and events are meant to nurture curiosity for kids, sparking their love for learning. Our educators are trained specifically to give kids the chance to learn through curiosity. Discover practical tips for parents to support and enhance their kids’ explorative spirit. 1. Ask Open-Ended Questions Engage your child in meaningful conversations by …

Flowers in May: How to Beautify Your Late Spring Garden

Monday, May 13, 2024

Read up on 5 flowers that bloom during the month of May!

Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants Brings Larger-Than-Life Creatures to Thanksgiving Point

Tuesday, April 30, 2024

Explore beyond our world at Thanksgiving Point’s new summer event – Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants. From May 25 to August 24, 2024, animatronic giant insects, life-sized dinosaurs, massive sea creatures, mammoths of the Ice Age, and more will bring adventure, play, and education to the Ashton Gardens in Lehi, Utah.

Fun Facts About Tulips

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Learn eight fun facts about tulips, from their origins in Central Asia to their diverse colors and symbolic meanings.

Thanksgiving Point Hosts 20th Annual Tulip Festival

Tuesday, March 12, 2024

PRESS RELEASE: The twentieth annual Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival returns to the Ashton Gardens this year from April 10 to May 18. Over 250,000 tulips and 500,000 other spring bulbs create an unforgettable display of color and design, blooming into the largest and most popular Tulip Festival in Utah.

What Does a Paleontologist Do?

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

Discover what paleontologists do, from excavating fossils to studying ancient life. Learn about their tools, specializations, and the path to becoming one.

Ten Interesting Facts About Kenya

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Travel the World to the incredible country of Kenya, where breathtaking landscapes and rich cultural diversity thrive!

Thanksgiving Point Honors Martin Luther King Jr. with Day of Service

Tuesday, January 2, 2024

PRESS RELEASE: Thanksgiving Point invites the community to give back and serve during the annual Day of Service, held on Martin Luther King Jr. Day (January 15, 2024) from 9 am to 12 pm in the Butterfly Biosphere.

The Best Holiday & Christmas Lights in Utah: Luminaria

Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Explore what makes Luminaria one of the best Christmas light displays in the country.

Why Pollinators Are So Important: Benefits, Pollination, and Our Food Chain

Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Discover who pollinators are, why they're important to our environment, and how we can help them survive in our ever-changing world.