Murray City Cultural Arts Department oversees History programs and the Murray City Museum. The Cultural Programs Office is assisted by the Murray History Board to plan and implement a variety of programs and projects.
*At this time, the Museum is closed in preparation to moving locations. Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Murray's Historic Downtown Virtual Tour
Online Tour - Click HERE to begin!
Research Inquiry Requests
If you are looking for research material, please fill out and email our Inquiry Form to email@example.com . You may also leave a message at (801) 264-2589.
Museum staff will try to respond in a timely matter.
Service Members of Murray City
We are collecting stories of Murray Military Service Members, in the form of letters, journals, oral histories, and photographs, to preserve and honor their memories. If you would like to contribute to this collection, please contact Murray City Museum at (801) 264-2589 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Overview of History Preservation in Murray
Murray's record of historic preservation began in the 1970's.
Read our Overview HERE!
Spanish Translation of Overview
History of Murray City
Pioneer settlement in 1847
City Incorporation in 1903
Form of Government
School District History
Local Services Timeline
Murray City has received funding to begin restoring the Murray Theater.
Details to come!
Contact Amy Barry - Cemeteries Program Manager
Gravestone Cleaning & Conservation Resources:
Murray City Cultural Arts is funded in part by Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts, & Parks, Now Playing Utah, Utah Division of Arts and Museums, the National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for Humanities, and Utah Humanities.