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Lemhi Historical Museum

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Lovely Little Stop

A great place to take a break and learn more about the area around you. Great use of space in... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Lacey R
Family History

I was doing a "Bucket List" tour and visiting Cemeteries of my family. My family had lived in... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
Colfax, Washington
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210 Main St, Salmon, ID 83467-4111
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

A great place to take a break and learn more about the area around you. Great use of space in downtown Salmon. Even better, it is FREE!

Thank Lacey R
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I was doing a "Bucket List" tour and visiting Cemeteries of my family. My family had lived in Salmon since the early 1800's. I had a couple things I wanted to give to the Lemhi Museum. A wonderful lady let me in at closing time...More

Thank vantinetraveler
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Great history lesson portrayed in this museum. It gives you the feeling of being in this town when it first was established and going forward to current Ranchers and Memorable People Here. Learned so much and it had great volunteers that gave you that extra....More

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Reviewed 2 July 2018

This museum has excellent artifacts and interesting exhibits of local history. Knowledgeable docents. Well worth a stop.

Thank Colorado515
Reviewed 31 May 2018

The Lemhi County Historical Museum is a must see on a visit to Salmon. They have very professional programming and terrific lunch lectures.

Thank Katherine K
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a small but nice museum right on Main Street. It contains some very interesting relics from the early days of Salmon and the surrounding area. Some of the Native American artifacts are beautiful. It is fun to combine a visit to this museum...More

Thank IDretired
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I sincerely enjoyed my visit to this museum and was able to enjoy viewing some spectacular American Indian, Chinese, Japanese and Idahoian cultural items. I highly recommend it as a "must see"!!

Thank Julee K
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Nice little museum with a super friendly staff. Many treasures to see and lots to read about the locals history.

Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 30 August 2017

A lot of larger museums could take lessons from this one. The displays were carefully chosen and very well displayed. There was no clutter and the exhibits were well co-ordinated in groups. We are glad we decided to take time to visit even though we...More

Thank BCbikeGuy
Reviewed 22 August 2017

The museum has an excellent collection of artifacts related to the settlers, the native Americans and a substantial Asian population in the area during the mining heyday. The woman managing the museum was very helpful providing interesting background information. There is a 2nd museum next...More

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