Few People Know The Real Reason Utah Is Called The Beehive State

No matter where you travel in Utah, you’ll find some reference to a beehive. There are dozens of businesses, parks, and attractions that incorporate the word beehive into their name or decor around the state. While many Utahns are aware that our great state is nicknamed the Beehive State, many individuals do not know how this name came to be. Here’s more behind the reason Utah is named the Beehive State:

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Do you want to learn more about Utah’s history? Check out these historic photos that show us what the Beehive State was like in the early 1900s.