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Mt. Pleasant, Utah

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The center of it all

The , the center of Utah, gives Wasatch Academy access to the gateway of outdoor adventuring. With seven national monuments, six national forests, five national parks, 14 world-class ski resorts, and 45 state parks, the greatest snow on earth, and its natural beauty, Utah is a prime location for students looking to do more than just sit in a classroom.

 
 

Just 90-minutes south of Salt Lake City, the campus of Wasatch Academy is today listed on the National Register of Historic Places, as is the Mount Pleasant Main Street. Mt. Pleasant offers a perfect environment to focus on studies in a safe and friendly location, with clean air and no traffic.

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Brief History

365体育备用The railroad came to Mount Pleasant in 1890 and with it came prosperity. Commercial structures along Main Street reflect those good times. Most of the buildings have been preserved to reflect that era. The town is home to Wasatch Academy, a private school founded in 1875 that still attracts students from around the world. The town is a short drive from both the  and .


Nearby Cultural & Heritage Attractions

Fairview 
The town is home to the Fairview Museum of History and Art, which is filled with artifacts, pictures, and artwork of the region. Part of the museum is the Natural History Building, which houses a full-scale replica of Columbian mammoth, unearthed in the nearby Manti La-Sal Mountain Range in 1988.

Spring City 
Listed on the National Historic Register, most of the buildings on Main Street are restored pioneer homes and buildings. Nestled at the foot of the Horseshoe Mountains, Spring City is a haven for artists and artisans. The LDS Tabernacle in the Gothic Revival/Romanesque style was built between 1898 and 1914.