Family Programs

Family Second Saturdays at the Idaho State Museum

This program will take place on the second Saturday of each month from 12 PM to 3 PM. Families are encouraged to drop in any time to create and learn together through these hands-on activities.

All ages welcome! Free with Museum admission. Interested in attending more than one Family Second Saturday? Consider a membership to the Idaho State Historical Society and enjoy access to the Idaho State Museum and Old Idaho Penitentiary all year long.

Upcoming Family Second Saturday Activities

May 9th – Floral Frenzy

Spring has sprung in Idaho. Plant a seed or create your own fabric flower to celebrate the season! Wear your favorite florals to the Museum to receive a prize!

June 13th – Far-Out Fabrics

Design your own far out fabrics. Using natural materials typically found around the house, learn how to create unique colors and patterns. Bring your own white cotton t-shirt or use one of the fabric swatches provided. Wear your own tie dye clothing to the Museum to receive a prize.