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Uncharted Worlds

May 25 - August 24

Become an explorer and expand your horizons at Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants! This summer, the Ashton Gardens are taken over by giant insects, life-sized dinosaurs, massive sea creatures, mammoths of the Ice Age, and more. Throughout your travels, you’ll come across quests and challenges that only the bravest of explorers can conquer. Can you uncover the secrets of these worlds? Adventure into the unknown, only at Uncharted Worlds!

Ashton Gardens
3900 N. Garden Drive
Lehi, Utah 84043

May 25 to August 24, 2024
9 am – 9 pm

FREE for Thanksgiving Point members and included with regular Ashton Garden admissions.



Welcome all explorers to Uncharted Worlds: A Journey with Giants! As you enter the Ashton Gardens, you’ll receive an Expedition Journal booklet with games and puzzles to help you learn and discover the secrets of these worlds. Visit each world, stamp your booklet, and discover the secret code hidden in the gardens to be inducted into the Explorer’s Guild – an exclusive club of curious kids and adults at Thanksgiving Point who seek the answers to life’s biggest questions!

Compass Treasure Hunt

Use a compass to navigate beyond the worlds and find the secret treasure! With the Compass Treasure Hunt package, you’ll get:

– Cotton drawstring backpack
– Compass and lanyard
– Plastic jungle hat
– Instructional Guide
– Ice Cream Cone voucher



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Climb like a spider, venture the seas like a pirate, dig like a paleontologist, and more at Uncharted Worlds, where elements of play encourage your kids to go hands-on and discover more.


Become a member of the Explorer’s Guild by completing the Grail Diary – where puzzles need solving and secret codes need breaking.


With Thanksgiving Point educators at each world, you can learn about the real animals located within the worlds. You may even get to hold a fossil!


Free flight Bird Show

Beginning May 30

Tuesdays & Thursdays | 10:30 am & 11:30 am

Did you know that birds are some of the living descendants of dinosaurs? Come watch our flighty friends take over the skies, plus learn some fun facts about them during the Free Flight Bird Show.

Reptile Adventures

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays | 10:30 am & 11:30 am

Meet live reptiles handled by Thanksgiving Point educators during the Reptile Report! Learn all about these cold-blooded creatures during this interactive show.

Giant Journey 5k

August 3 | 7:30 am

Head into Uncharted Worlds for a thrilling 5k race in the Ashton Gardens! The Giant Journey 5k will take you through the habitats of different giant beasts during this competitive summer run.



Ways to See Uncharted Worlds:

General Admission

Measure up to the beasts! Thanksgiving Point members receive FREE admission to Uncharted Worlds all summer long. Not a member? Reserve your tickets in advance to save $3!

Explorer Pass

Have fun in the sun or cool down in the AC. Purchase an Explorer Pass to see Uncharted Worlds and the other Thanksgiving Point venues in one day for one easy price!

Thanksgiving Point Membership

Uncharted Worlds is FREE for Thanksgiving Point members all summer long – but the fun doesn’t stop there! Purchase a membership to receive a year of unrivaled benefits, like free admission to Thanksgiving Point venues and discounts across property.

Download the Thanksgiving Point app

Want to speed up your entrance to Uncharted Worlds? The Thanksgiving Point app is the easiest way to follow Thanksgiving Point, manage tickets, and access your digital membership card anytime, anywhere.

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