Explore an Art Museum on a Hot Summer Day
July 05, 2018

Explore an Art Museum on a Hot Summer Day

If you are looking for something different to do on a hot day, then explore one of the area's art museums where you'll see an array of impressive works.

Here are a few favorites near our South Jordan townhomes:

Utah Museum of Fine Art

Remodeled in 2017, the Utah Museum of Fine Art showcases the breadth and depth of human history and creativity. It is the community's vibrant hub for cultural exchange, and its mission is to illuminate the role of art in our lives. With more than twenty thousand original works of art, the museum's collection is one of the most dynamic in the region. Pieces range from ancient objects to the latest contemporary pieces, and ongoing exhibitions include Arts of Africa and Ancient Mesoamerican Art.

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art has been a cultural powerhouse since 1931. Nestled in the heart of Salt Lake City, it strives to advance and elevate the community of contemporary arts and culture. Its rich history has provided for artistic experimentation, and all guests are welcome to share their point of view. The exhibitions change frequently, and those currently on display include Chase Westfall: Control and Out Loud: Mostly Human.

Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts

Found in Liberty Park, this museum features the only state-owned collection of contemporary folk art in the United States. The collection was established in 1976 and features paintings, sculptures, and more made by Utah artists. As for the home, it was built in a hall-and-parlor style more than a century ago and is an excellent example of nineteenth-century vernacular architecture.

These are just a few of the museums near San Tropez. If you are thinking about calling our community home, please contact our friendly leasing agents to schedule a tour where you can see all we have to offer firsthand.