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Ceremony to celebrate Timp Monument's 75th

Tuesday will be the 75th anniversary of the establishment of Timpanogos Cave National Monument.

"The public is cordially invited to attend our ceremony, which will begin at 10 a.m. at our visitors center," said Superintendent Cordell Roy. Speakers will include Rep. Chris Cannon, R-Utah; Darin Bird, special assistant to Sen. Robert Bennett, R-Utah; Intermountain Regional Director John Cook; Uinta Forest Supervisor Peter Karp; and park ranger Arlo Shelley.Since 1922 the monument has remained a popular Utah County attraction. "We've had a wonderful 75th year, being able to stay open for a full six months and offer up to 50 cave tours each day. The public has really responded to our longer operating season and more tours, " Roy said.

Entrance fees will be waived for those wishing to attend the event. For more information call 756-5239.