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Welcome to the Idaho Museum of Natural History

Visitor Information


Monday: CLOSED

Tuesday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Wednesday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Thursday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Friday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday: 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.


Adult (18+): $9.00

Senior (60+): $6.00

Youth (4-17): $4.00

3 & under: Free*

Member: Free*

ISU Faculty/Staff/Students: Free*

Active Military & Veterans: 20% Discount*

*with appropriate ID


Complimentary parking is available in the Idaho State University's General Parking Lot 01, on the west-side of the pine trees. Can be accessed at the intersection of 5th Avenue and Dillon Street. Parking is marked for Museum Patrons. If museum parking is full a pass can be obtained at the front desk.

Support the Museum

At the IMNH, our philosophy is all about discovery! Discovery through world-class, science-based programming that highlights the incredible life, earth, and anthropology collections we steward for the State of Idaho, its citizens, and our visitors. 

Get involved in the following ways:




The benefits of membership:

  • Free unlimited museum admission
  • 10% museum gift shop
  • Exclusive event and exhibit invitations
  • Subscription to the monthly e-newsletter
  • ASTC Travel Passport Program