Join the Celebration as city officials celebrate St. George’s 157th birthday

The year was 1862.  Abraham Lincoln was President of the United States while it was entering its second year in the American Civil War. The western parts of the country were still full of adventure and mystery. Utah wouldn’t gain its statehood for another 34 years. Located in the barren desert of the southern end of the territory, St. George …

In the Beginning

The Beginning of St. George St. George is the seventh largest city in Utah and is a popular tourist location for those who travel to southern Utah to visit the nearby parks. The city is full of interesting areas and businesses, including many historical sites. The rich history of St. George makes it an amazing place to visit and learn …