"This Is The Place" redirects here. For the song by
Red Hot Chili Peppers, see
By the Way
This Is The Place Monument is a historical
monument at the This Is The Place Heritage Park, located on the east side of Salt Lake City, Utah.
The This Is The Place Monument in Salt Lake City, Utah.
is in honour of Brigham Young
statement in 1847
that the Latter-day Saint pioneers
should settle in
the Salt Lake Valley
between 1939 and 1947 by Mahonri M.
, a grandson of Brigham Young,
it stands as a monument to the Mormon
pioneers. It replaces a much smaller
obeliskoid monument which is located up the hill.