While the Donner-Reed Party crossed the Great Salt lake Desert in September 1846, its members began to abandon wagons, animals and supplies in a desperate attempt to survive the crossing.  Some artifacts retrieved from that desert crossing are on display in the museum.  Monuments in front of the Donner-Reed Memorial Museum contain corner stones from early Grantsville buildings, the high school and grade school.

Visit the Donner-Reed Museum website here.


Location: At the corner of Cooley and Clark Streets in Grantsville.

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