As Idaho’s official state museum of natural history, the Idaho Museum of Natural History actively nurtures an understanding of and delight in Idaho’s natural and cultural heritage. Guests can discover dinosaurs, ice-age mammals, volcanic hotspots, living off the land, and more. They can also experience science hands-on in our Discovery Room. Outdoor exhibits include a Tree Walk and a Natural History Garden. The Museum's Gift Shop and online E-store offer unique gift and souvenir items including "Rite in the Rain" waterproof notebooks and Estwing geologic tools.


5th Avenue & Dillon Street, Idaho State University Campus Bldg #12


From I-15 take Pocatello exit 69 down Clark Street. Follow the brown “IMNH Bison” signs to the campus of Idaho State University. The Museum is located in ISU Building #12 adjoining the Student Union.

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Street Address

5th Ave. & Dillon St.
ISU Campus Bldg #12
Pocatello ID, 83209

Mailing Address

921 S 8th Ave, Stop 8096
Pocatello ID, 83209


All Year


Tue-Sat 11:00am-5pm. Closed Major Holidays.


Adults $5.00 Youths K-12 $1.00 AAA members receive a 10% discount in the gift store.


Food Service, Gift Shop, Handicap Access, Parking, Restrooms, Visitor Center

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