|The Museum of Idaho
is housed in and Andrew Carnegie endowed building, which was
completed in a1916 and added to the National Resister of Historic
Places in 1983.
2000, native son and philanthropist Gregg Carr purchased the
former Masonic Temple and the property to the north for expansion
of the Museum of Idaho. That expansion has come to fruition with
the beautiful expanded building that has tripled the size of the
former museum, now making it the largest museum in the state of
Many artifacts, photographs, and
artistic interpretations are exhibited that depict the varied
perspectives of our history.
Permanent Displays of natural
history, early inhabitants and explorers, agriculture, mining,
military, and nuclear energy are located on the main floor.
10:00AM to 5:00PM
Monday through Friday
1:00PM to 5:00PM Saturday Daily -09:00 - 08:00pm
We are located at
Elm Street and Eastern Avenue in Idaho Falls
Our mailing address
is: Bonneville County Historical Society, Box 1784, Idaho Falls,