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Museum of Idaho

200 N Eastern Ave, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-4029
+1 208-522-1400
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1776 Exhibit better than Boston museums

Wow this was an amazing exhibit. In our current election time it reminds us of the heroic endeavors... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
Karen B
via mobile
Enjoyable Experience in Idaho

The museum had a travelling exhibit that was very educational and interesting. The museum itself... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
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The Museum of Idaho is the intermountain west's premier museum in providing nationally and internationally acclaimed exhibits to the surrounding areas. Showcasing both traveling and permanent exhibits, we are dedicated to preserving and educating the public in the sciences, the humanities, and the natural and cultural history. MUSEUM IS CLOSED FROM MAY 30 -JUNE 23 June 23 - Nov 25, 2017 SPACE: A JOURNEY TO OUR FUTURE A highly interactive exhibition that ignites the desire for space exploration and discovery, sparking imaginations and inspiring new generations of explorers to dream of the possibilities that lie ahead. August 18-21, 2017 ECLIPSE SPEAKER SERIES check out our website for a list of astronomical events surrounding Eclipse 2017. December 6, 2017 10TH ANNUAL TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY Dec. 7 - December 31, 2017 OLDE FASHIONED CHRISTMAS AND WINTER FESTIVALS FREE to the public! The Museum of Idaho, the city of Idaho Falls, and the Interfaith Council are proud to announce the 10th annual Olde Fashioned Christmas and Winter Festivals presented by Chesbro Music Co. We feature a new addition each year along with your traditional favorites including nativity scenes from around the world, a collection of Santa Claus figurines, gingerbread houses, beautifully decorated trees, and also a celebration of other winter festivals. Check our website for a list of featured live music throughout the exhibition. *Dates subject to change. Please call the Museum of Idaho or check our website to verify*
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
200 N Eastern Ave, Idaho Falls, ID 83402-4029
+1 208-522-1400
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Wow this was an amazing exhibit. In our current election time it reminds us of the heroic endeavors that common men took on and became uncommon men, heroes, and nation builders!

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The museum had a travelling exhibit that was very educational and interesting. The museum itself also had a nice set of regular exhibits that we enjoyed touring. The layout is nice and the staff was friendly. Definitely a highlight of Idaho Falls and we'll probably...More

Thank MTphotog
Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you are in Idaho Falls and have a few spare hours then go to the Museum of Idaho in Idaho Falls. Great exhibits and staff to help guide you through the museum. Well worth the time.

Thank wittmanfamily
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The current display is "Rebel with a Cause". It has artifacts and history covering the revolution war. Very interesting.

Thank lkstein
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for the Rebels exhibit, and it was well put together as always!! It didn't take long to get all the way through, but descriptions and volunteers were very helpful in the learning experience!

Thank Dallin S
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We visited the Museum's Rebels exhibit last week and it was fascinating. Lots and lots of detail about a period of time in our history that I knew or remembered very little about. There are volunteers stationed all around that are very knowledgeable and eager...More

Thank Lisabelle57
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great place to get to see new displays and have a fun time with family and not spend that much. Kids and teens enjoy it.

Thank bcoles32
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great visits here. The current exhibit about the revolutionary war was very interesting. Put together in an unusual format and the biography cards at the beginning were fun. Staff was a little over zealous!!

Thank T2646UWthomass
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My 2nd visit to this facility. Main attraction currently a display dedicated to the American Revolution called "Rebels with a Cause". Lots of actual artifacts and many well executed reproductions. Has a separate wing dedicated to the history of Idaho. A nice place for history...More

Thank ElMirageRacer4763
Reviewed 21 August 2016

they change the exhibits every few months, always very interesting and really world class, we make sure to see them when in town. They bring history and science to life depending on the various exhibits. There is a permanent part about Idaho and then the...More

Thank tillysister
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2 July 2016|
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Response from MuseumofIdaho | Property representative |
The rates for 2017 are: $10 Adults $9 Seniors (62+) $8 Youth (4 - 17) FREE under four $40 Family $35 FamilyNight (Monday 5 PM - 8PM) Group rates are available
28 July 2015|
Response from Wingman971 |
How much is admission