Evolution of Appaloosa
Culture, History, Historical Society
The Bannock County Historical Museum houses exhibits, objects, and records relating to Bannock County and Pocatello's history.
History, Historic House
The museum, once the social center of Blackfoot, was built in 1905 by John G. and May Brown. He brought his family from Tennessee, complete with servants, chauffeur and Chinese cook to live in the mansion.
Political Button collection
Idaho City, Idaho
Cemetery, Church, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Park
General, History, Historical Society, Library
Located in Lakeview Park, the museum feature four exhibit rooms dealing with the history and development of Bonner County. Visitors take a trip back to the era of Native Americans, fur traders, steamboats, and railroads. The historical research facility is available to visitors.
The Cambridge Museum provides information on the area's history from the arrival of the first settlers in 1869 through the 1930's. Displays focus on geology and farming relics, Indian life and pioneer days in Cambridge.
Railroad of western Idaho
General, History, Historic House
Established in the old Liberty Theater, this museum illustrates the history of Mullan with exhibits of historical furnishings, vintage clothing, photographs, newspapers, mining relics and local school, sports, firemen, and drug store memorabilia. The museum features information on the building of the Mullan Road in 1859-1862, which connected Fort Benton, Montana to Fort Walla Walla, Washington.
Culture, General, History, Historical Society
County history, reading & research
historic bldgs, steam engine
Local history, mining, logging
Culture, History, Historical Society
Local history/old time replicas
Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society
* Early 1900's Store, includes 800-plus square-foot McNealy Library and Archives.
* Hunt House - contains collection from Gov. Frank Hunt, who served as Idaho's governor 1901-1903.
* Little Red School House - a one-room schoolhouse.
* The Bunkhouse - a tribute to the cattle & sheep industry, plus taxidermy displays.
* The Blacksmith Shop.
Sponsors annual "River Through Time" re-enactment event the first weekend in October.
History, Historical Society
We are seeking to have a comprehensive history of the area. We are looking to include a history of each town in the county. We are collecting histories of the inhabitance of each town. The Basque were an important part of the building up the communities and they are be included Frank Gooding, Governorand Senator, has a vistion for this area and we want to show what that was.
Archaeology, Botanical Garden, Children's, General, History, Historic House, Military, Natural History, Park
The Hess Heritage Museum is a restored, 250-acre pioneer farm in the Upper Snake River valley. Exhibits include the outdoor implement park; an implement barn containing historic farm implements and a mural depicting the history of agriculture; a hanger exhibiting the evolution of land, snow and air travel; a carriage house; a one-room schoolhouse; a wildlife exhibit and a blacksmith shop. A Social Hall contains the Village Green, depicting the 1890s and 1940s lifestyle.
Church, Culture, History, Natural History
The museum reflects the history of North Central Idaho as well as the history of the sisters of the Monastery of St. Gertrude. Exhibits pertain to the ranching, logging, mining, farming and settlement of the region, along with a Nez Perce collection. The museum houses 70,000 artifacts with some 12,000 on display. We continue to preserve the past for the future.
Art, Culture, History, Historic House
The Idaho Black History Museum, founded in 1995, builds bridges between cultures, breaks down barriers and provides a safe haven to explore the African American experience through the education of all people on African Merican history, culture and art with emphasis in Idaho. The 'Invisble Idahoan: 200 Years of Blacks in Idaho' is the current exhibit sharing the contribution of African Americans to Idahos history.
General, History, Historical Society, Military
Covering a broad spectrum of military history, via photos and artifacts, you will see Gowen Field as it was during World War II as
well as Idahoans in the Philippine Insurrection through Operation Iraqi Freedom/Enduring Freedom.