Golden Spike 150th Anniversary ISDUP Lecture Series
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Daughters of Utah Pioneers Transcontinental Railroad Sesquicentennial Anniversary Lecture Series
The Daughters of Utah Pioneers is hosting a series of lectures for the Sesquicentennial Anniversary of the historical driving of the Golden Spike at Promontory Summit on May 10, 1869. Come join us for our Tuesday lecture series from 1:30-3 pm in the Lecture Hall of the Pioneer Memorial Museum, located across from the Utah State Capitol.
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The guest speakers will be available for questions and answers following the lecture. All are invited to tour the museum and visit the Special Collections Railroad Room donated by the Union Pacific. The room includes many railroad artifacts, documents and pictures including an original cross section piece of rail from the Transcontinental Railroad and an impressive pedestal display of a Golden Spike replica.
300 North Main Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84103