An extraordinary system of cultural and historical resources.

Museum Hours & Location

     214 Broadway Avenue
     Boise, ID 83702   

     Phone: (208) 334-2120
     Fax: (208) 334-4059

     We are located on Broadway Avenue north of Front Street.
     Free parking is available.

Temporary location of the Idaho State Historical Museum

Hours of Operation

The Museum in Julia Davis Park is currently closed for renovation. 

Exciting changes are coming for the Idaho Historical Museum!

Get ready to enjoy a whole new experience as the Idaho Historical Museum expands to provide more exhibits, more artifacts on display, and more activities for school groups and families. The Museum closed for an extensive three year renovation and expansion on August 4, 2014.

Looking for more history?  Visit the Old Idaho Penitentiary, the Idaho State Capitol, or the Lincoln Legacy exhibit at the Idaho State Archives.

Temporary Location

Effective October 6, 2015: We are closed while the main museum is undergoing renovation. 

We apologize for any inconvenience.