Meeting of the Trains as Colossal Art Sculpture Unveiled at Golden Spike National Historical Park

When:
06/25/2022 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm America/Denver Timezone
2022-06-25T10:30:00-06:00
2022-06-25T12:30:00-06:00
Where:
Golden Spike National Historical Park
767 10th Avenue
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Golden Spike Foundation
8019715639
Meeting of the Trains as Colossal Art Sculpture Unveiled at Golden Spike National Historical Park @ Golden Spike National Historical Park |  |  |

On Saturday, June 25, 2022, at 10 am there will be a rare tandem run of Golden Spike National Historical Park’s Victorian-style locomotives, Jupiter and #119. Following this will be an unveiling of a 24’ tall modern sculpture entitled “Monument to their Memory” created by Ilan Averbuch to commemorate those who toiled to build the nation’s first transcontinental railroad, a traditional Chinese Lion Dance blessing performance by Jung Hing Lion Dance Club, and remarks by officials from the Golden Spike Foundation, National Park Service and Utah Department of Cultural & Community Engagement. The event is free.

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