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Neat old museum.

I saw many items that reminded me of my childhood. You need to check the wooden model homes, very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lewis C
Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Nice little local museum

My mom took me to the museum one afternoon while I was visiting her and my dad in Bonners Ferry... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
Fruitland, Utah
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I saw many items that reminded me of my childhood. You need to check the wooden model homes, very impressive!

Thank Lewis C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

My mom took me to the museum one afternoon while I was visiting her and my dad in Bonners Ferry. The "admission fee" is low but worth it. The museum is small but has quite a lot of information and displays bout the local area....More

Thank mOm63
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

At a very low $2.00 entry fee you can’t go wrong! It doesn’t take too long to see everything casually. Of course you could study everything and be in there for quite a while. It’s really about local history with personal collection from local folks,...More

Thank Bill F
Reviewed May 26, 2018

We had some time to look around in Bonners Ferry and decided to stop in here. It is a great museum to visit if you want to learn about the area. Lots of things to look at especially the handmade clock exhibit.

Thank Larry R
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

I especially appreciated the reference library, a chance to sit and browse through an eclectic collection. Loved the information and pictures about the Sturgeon. Facinating information on the indigenous peoples history. The love of history is reflected by the care and enthusiasm that has gone...More

Thank mervellena
Reviewed November 17, 2017

When you drive by you see the "blocked" out windows with information on it but those "block out" is to help protect the historic valuables. Living here for so long there is so much history that I never knew. This summer they did a great...More

Thank GoodSleepandFood
Reviewed October 12, 2017

Quite a nice museum, well done and well maintained. Interesting and eclectic. Quite a bargain for a two dollar admission charge.

Thank Jeffry H
Reviewed October 5, 2017

I suspect that if you are interested in the history of northern Idaho, you could easily spend half a day in this museum. Normally, i would say that it is overwhelming but, in this case, it has been curated and arranged so well that is...More

Thank abearfellow
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

I was in town for the all class reunion. My friend and I went to the museum with her kids. It was fun to show the kids things of yesteryear. I found a 100 year class yearbook and I bought that to have the years...More

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed July 27, 2017

This little museum is much bigger than it appears from the outside. Encompasses several buildings. Lots of displays, information, artwork, machinery and much, much more. A very informative staff ready to answer any questions. Stop in and truly learn about the unique little town of...More

Thank Tom D
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