An extraordinary system of cultural and historic resources.

Museum Events

Events at the Idaho State Historical Museum

One Last Look Closing Event
August 3, 12-4 pm

Join us and celebrate your favorite Museum exhibits before we pack up for renovation and expansion.  Free admission, take a selfie with Deja Moo, and get a free Idaho history tumbler. Ben and Jerry's ice cream available for purchase.  Open 10am - 5pm.

Annual Events 
Brown Bag Lecture Series
January through December 

This series includes twelve lectures by celebrated experts on unique aspects of Idaho history, covering a wide range of topics of interest to a variety of age groups. The Brown Bag lectures take place the second Tuesday of each month from noon to 1 pm.  From June 2014 until the Museum renovation and expansion is completed, the lectures will be held at the Washington Group Plaza, Central Auditorium.  Friends of the Museum and ISHS members are admitted for free. Donations are welcome. 

Featured Exhibition

One Last Look!
One Last Look!
Aug 3rd