Located in Lakeview Park, the museum features exhibits detailing the history and development of Bonner County. Visitors take a trip back to the era of Native Americans, David Thompson and the fur traders, steamboats, and railroads. Displays include: A pioneer kitchen, an S.I.R.R. caboose, and David Thompson's Boat Encampment complete with plank canoe. A research library and large collection of historical photographs are also available. Adjacent to the museum is an Idaho native plant arboretum and park with childrens play equipment and picnic tables.
Northern Idaho, Sandpoint
609 S. Ella, Sandpoint, in Lakeview Park
Adults, $3; Children, 6-18 $1
Gift Shop, Handicap Access, Parking, Restrooms, Visitor Center