An extraordinary system of cultural and historical resources.

Old Penitentiary Hours & Location

     2445 Old Penitentiary Road
     Boise, ID 83712

     Phone:
(208) 334-2844
     Fax:
(208) 334-3225

     We are located on Warm Springs east of Boise.
     Free parking available.
    

Old Pen

Hours

Open 7 days a week

Guided tours are offered Saturday and Sunday at 12:30 and 2:30. 

Tours are limited capacity, first come first served.

Cick here for information about school tours.

 

Regular Hours

Noon- 5:00 pm

Last admission at 4:15 pm                

Earl Museum closes at 4:30 pm  

Lockup begins at 4:45 pm            

Doors close promptly at 5:00 pm

 

Summer Hours- Memorial Day 

through Labor Day

10:00 am- 5:00 pm

Last admission at 4:15 pm                

Earl Museum closes at 4:30 pm  

Lockup begins at 4:45 pm            

Doors close promptly at 5:00 pm

 

Closed most state holidays:

  Columbus Day

  Veterans Day 

  Thanksgiving Day

  Christmas Day

  New Year's Day

  Martin Luther King Day

  Fourth of July

 

Call (208) 334-2844 for more information

Admission Prices

Adult: $6 
Senior (60 and older): $4
Child (6-12 years): $3
Children 5 and under: Free

Group and AAA discounts available

Free for Idaho State Historical Society
Members and Friends of the Historical Museum

Featured Exhibition

Cataldo Mission, Mission of the Sacred Heart, Cataldo, Idaho
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Aug 1st - Feb 28th