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.
Anthropology, Archaeology, History, Natural History, Science, University
The Idaho Museum of Natural History is home to collections in Anthropology, Earth Sciences, and Life Sciences. The Museum also maintains an archive which documents its history as well as the history of the collections. Researchers pursue scholarly study of the collections and publish their findings in peer-reviewed and museum-sponsored publications. Exhibitions emphasize the collections and mission of the Museum, and include permanent and special offerings.
Anthropology, Archaeology, Natural History, Nature Centers, Planetarium, Science, University
Natural History Museum located at The College of Idaho. It is the only natural history museum in southwestern Idaho, southeast Oregon or northern Nevada.