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The Idaho State Museum is a fun, interactive experience where people of all ages and backgrounds come to explore the story of Idaho! Featuring over 514 artifacts on display, 800 photographs, and 46 individual multimedia exhibits, the museum shows...more
I had a chance to visit the newly remodeled museum. When I lived in Boise it was a favorite place to bring out of town visitors to get a sense of Idaho’s history. The upgrades that have been done make this even more representative of...More
We spent about an hour in the museum with our friends and talked about different pictures. We watched a few short movies on the five Indian tribes of Idaho and admired the exhibits containing artifacts.
The navy training faculty image became personal as our friend...More
Great little historical museum. The interactive basement was fun for kids and adults. Very clean and put together nicely. Lots of artifacts. The only problem I found was that there were no explanations on most artifacts. Just tags telling you what it was and who...More
I went here with relatively low expectations but this place blew me out of the water! There are so many different displays and there are tons of interactive sections. We were in there for nearly 2 1/2hrs, and we had to leave because they were...More
I attended an event at this venue. I am so glad I had a chance to visit. It gave a great overview on the many elements of ID history - from the great fire of 1910 and resulting changes to Forest Management, to he Basque...More
Whether you live here or not, I don't, there will be something to make the visit worthwhile - and as a newcomer I found more than four hours of material. The new museum is well-designed, dividing the exhibits into geographical regions in one section, native...More
Great place with professional, knowledgeable, and friendly staff. The museum is not expensive to get in. It will take a few hours to ensure you see everything. I recommend a membership for it may take more than one visit. I have went multiple times and...More