Enjoy skiing, shopping, and a variety of other things to do in Midvale

Visit Temple Square in downtown Salt Lake City or hit Utah’s best ski resorts after settling into your room or suite at the Park Inn in Midvale. Looking for family-friendly things to do? Your kids will love exploring the interactive exhibits at the Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum or going head-to-head in chipping games at Topgolf, a little over a mile away. Outdoor adventure abounds near the hotel since we’re less than 40 minutes from Snowbird, Alta, Solitude, and Brighton ski areas. If you’re searching for something more relaxing, wander through Red Butte Gardens, part of the University of Utah campus, or visit Wheeler Historic Farm for a bit of history paired with scenic country views.

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City Creek Center

10.16 mi / 16.35 km from the hotel
Named for the creek that runs through the property, City Creek Center offers a retail experience with more than 100 restaurants and stores including Lululemon, Nordstrom, and Tiffany & Co.

Temple Square

10.33 mi / 16.62 km from the hotel
This 35-acre complex in the heart of Salt Lake City features the iconic Salt Lake Temple and is home to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. Stop by one of the visitors’ centers before you start your tour.

The University of Utah

10.27 mi / 16.52 km from the hotel
Founded in 1850, The University of Utah sits at the foot of the Wasatch Mountains. Home to two museums and the 100-acre Red Butte Garden, the campus is also a hub for professional concerts and theater productions.

Vivint Arena

10.15 mi / 16.33 km from the hotel
Sit courtside for a Utah Jazz game or enjoy a concert at this popular entertainment facility that spans nearly four acres and features over 80,000 square feet of glass.

Capitol Theatre

9.98 mi / 16.06 km from the hotel
Dating from 1913, the restored Capitol Theatre provides an elegant stage for a varied program of performances, from ballet and opera to musicals and jazz.

Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum

10.08 mi / 16.22 km from the hotel
This interactive museum offers 60,000 square feet of educational and imaginative fun for kids, including a water play area and a mini mechanic’s shop.

Utah’s Hogle Zoo

10 mi / 16.1 km from the hotel
Spread across 42 acres, this popular zoo is home to more than 800 animals, including rhinos, elephants, lions, and falcons.

Joseph Smith Memorial Building

10.27 mi / 16.53 km from the hotel
Plan an event, attend a gala, or tour one of 12 elegant ballrooms in the stunning Joseph Smith Memorial Building. The building also houses a theater, restaurants, and a café.


25.19 mi / 40.53 km from the hotel
Splash and slide your way through Lagoon A Beach, or flip and fly through the air on hair-raising roller coasters at this thrilling amusement park.

Red Butte Garden

10.7 mi / 17.22 km from the hotel
Operated by the University of Utah, this attraction has 21 acres of display gardens and five miles of beautiful hiking trails. During your visit, seek out the picturesque lagoon and listen for the sound of summertime concerts.

Utah Olympic Park

18.75 mi / 30.18 km from the hotel
At this 2002 Winter Olympics site, you can try bobsledding, see Olympic medals in the on-site museum, zip-line above a ski jump, or tackle a ropes course suited to your skill level.

Wheeler Historic Farm

2.08 mi / 3.34 km from the hotel
Retreat to nature in the heart of the city at this idyllic attraction. Former pastures have been transformed into a 75-acre park, featuring scenic trails and kids’ workshops. Be sure to check out the historic farmhouse and working farm.