pioneer-day-july-24Today is July 24th, also known as Pioneer Day–a Utah state holiday that commemorates the entry of Brigham Young and the first group of Mormon pioneers into the Salt Lake Valley on July 24, 1847.

On this day, Utahns enjoy parades, fireworks, rodeos, and other festivities to commemorate the event.But one of the best ways we can honor our pioneer ancestors is to learn more about them. Below are a few great resources you can use to better appreciate the Mormon pioneers:



Pioneers_move_westPast Pioneers
Pioneers todayModern Pioneers


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