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Muggle Magic 2019

Nov 9

11 am to 3 pm

Since 2012 children of all ages have experienced the magic of science at our annual Muggle Magic. 

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Girls Who Code

Idaho Bound, a Traveling Exhibit program.

Plan A Visit


Monday: Closed 

Tuesday: 12pm - 6pm

Wednesday: 12pm - 6pm

Thursday: 12pm - 6pm

Friday: 12pm - 6pm 

Saturday: 9am - 5 pm

Sunday: 12pm- 5pm

Field Trips


Adult 18+:  $7

Senior 60:  $5

Youth 4-17:  $3

Children 3 and under:  Free

ISU student: Free*

Members: 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.

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Upcoming Events

Oct 18

10:30 a.m. & 1 p.m.

STEM Learning for Littles

A preschool STEM activity the first and third Friday of the winter through spring months. For parents and children ages 5 and under.

Oct 18

4 p.m.

Bird Club

Learn about different birds and how to identify local birds. 

Oct 19

9 a.m.

Archaeology Day 2019

Ever wonder what it is like to be an archaeologist? Wonder no more! Join us for hands-on activities that explore how archaeologist study the past.


Oct 23

7 p.m.

Pronghorn, Pahsimeroi, and following the path of Edson Fichter

Join us for a lecture by Scott Bergen concerning the iconic Pronghorn antelope, a symbol of the western United States but their nature, history, conflicts, and success are rarely appreciated in public light.

Nov 12

7 pm

Out of the Shadows

Join us for a free screening of Idaho Public Television's Experience Idaho episode, Out of the Shadows.

Science and Research News

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At the Idaho Museum of Natural History, 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. 

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698 E Dillon St (Physical) Pocatello, ID 83201

We are located on the Idaho State University's Pocatello campus in Building #12.

921 S 8th Ave (Mailing) STOP 8096 Pocatello, ID 83209



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