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June 2024

Teen Takeover at the Museum

Teens are taking over the Idaho State Museum! Grab your friends and take over the Idaho State Museum for the night! Eat free pizza, make a craft, complete a scavenger hunt, and learn more about childhood in Idaho throughout time from an exhibit created by the Idaho State Museum GEM High School interns. Doors open […]
14 Jun
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Idaho State Museum
610 Julia Davis Dr., Boise, ID, 83702

Variety from the Vaults: Sweets and Treats

Variety from the Vaults is a free public program at the Idaho State Archives. Each month, staff at the archives highlight different items from the collections that tell a part of Idaho’s story. Join us for a little window shopping of delectable candies and desserts. Idaho’s sweet history is powered by sugar beets, the second […]
15 Jun
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Idaho State Archives
2205 Old Penitentiary Rd., Boise, ID, 83712

SquawkyFest 2024

Saturday, June 15, 2024. 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm (last admission 6:00 pm). Join us for SquawkyFest at the Old Idaho Penitentiary – a Beerfest and Brewer’s Competition all in one! Squawky was an alcohol that those incarcerated ‘brewed’ at the penitentiary. The name may have derived from everyone squawking like birds once they got […]
15 Jun
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Old Idaho Penitentiary
2445 Old Penitentiary Rd., Boise, ID, 83712

Courage and Compassion: A Community Conversation

The Idaho State Museum is excited to be hosting the Idaho Humanities Council’s (IHC) Human Ties: Conversations That Matter program to the Museum on Saturday, June 22nd at 1PM. The IHC’s program brings communities together to have respectful and civil conversations about challenging topics that are meaningful to Idaho. This conversation complements the Museum’s newest […]
22 Jun
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Cinema Close to Home: “Idaho Kid”

Take a break from the summer heat to watch “Idaho Kid” starring Rex Bell and Marion Shilling. Released in 1936, this film follows the story of cowboy Todd Hollister. After his mother died in childbirth, his father wants nothing to do with him. Todd goes on to be raised on the range by John Endicott, […]
29 Jun
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Idaho State Archives
2205 Old Penitentiary Rd., Boise, ID, 83712
July 2024

Family Second Saturday: Games and Sports in Idaho

In celebration of the Summer Olympics, join us as we celebrate sports throughout Idaho! Learn about games and sports from different Idaho communities, craft Olympic medals, and celebrate the spirit of sportsmanship. Join us and share the excitement of the Olympics right here in Idaho! All ages are welcome, and the event is free with […]
13 Jul
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Idaho State Museum
610 Julia Davis Dr., Boise, ID, 83702

Educator Open House

The Idaho State Historical Society would like to invite Educators to the Old Idaho Penitentiary for our free Educator Open House July 22nd from 5-7pm, with free access to the Old Idaho Penitentiary site from 5-8pm. Enjoy a light buffet, network with colleagues, and discover how the Idaho State Historical Society can be a resource […]
22 Jul
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Old Idaho Penitentiary
2445 Old Penitentiary Rd., Boise, ID, 83712
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