Boise Basin Museum

503 Montgomery St.
Idaho City, ID 83631- Map It
(208) 392-4550

AAA Editor Notes

Boise Basin Museum, Montgomery St. at Wall St., was erected as a post office in 1867 and served as a stage and freight company station before being renovated for its present use. Exhibits, which commemorate the town's origin with memorabilia from its days as a mining boomtown, include a working stamp mill model. A video presentation about basin history is shown.
$2; $1.50 (ages 65+ and students with ID); $5 (family, two adults and two children ages 0-17).
Hours: Daily 11-4 or by appointment, Memorial Day-Labor Day; Fri.-Sun. 11-4 or by appointment, May 1-day before Memorial Day and day after Labor Day-Oct. 31. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.