P.O. Box 595, 1200 Front St, Nampa Idaho 83653
The museum, located in a restored 1903 Union Pacific Railroad depot, depicts the region's history.We feature Canyon County History, with changing exhibits.
They have a model railroad layout, a caboose, and a steam crane on site, as well as a circa 1900 kitchen, a mini-theater where historic movies can be viewed, and a separate building that houses our larger items, such as farm equipment, electric perm machine, medical equipment, printing presses, etc.
Regular hours are Tuesday-Saturday, 1:00 to 5:00. Guided tours are available with two weeks advance notice.
Other History nearby:
(Idaho City) Boise Basin Museum
(Boise) Boise Basque Museum and Cultural Center
(Nampa) Canyon County Historical Museum
(Ontario) Four Rivers Cultural Center
(Boise) Idaho Black History Museum
(Boise) Idaho Historical Museum
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12/13 Coming to The Nampa area
Boise Bird Festival Meridian ID April27 Come and learn more about Idaho's birds with short bird walks, educational and interactive booths, workshops and demonstrations on a variety of topics from bird identification and backyard feeding to wild bird photography.
National Oldtime Fiddlers Contest and Festival Weiser ID June17-22 Idaho's premier fiddler's contest is back with all the fun and celebration throughout Weiser. Parades, fiddle contest, food and arts vendors and much more.
NorthWest RibFest Eagle ID June27-30 The RibFest is a wonderful opportunity for businesses to show their support for Help Idaho and the community. With 100,000 visitors expected during the three-day event, it's an excellent brand building opportunity as well.
The Lavender Merchant Lavender Festival Kuna ID July15-16 Come visit the lavender field in full bloom, pick a bouquet of lavender and experience the perfume and beauty of this captivating herb. Make and take a lavender bottle or paper lavender sachet. Handmade lavender products will be featured. While you are here, visit with other vendors selling their own special products.
Ponderosa Pine Relay Cascade ID July19-20 Distance is 194.89. A shorter sprint race from McCall to Cascade is 62.5 miles. Teams finish at Kelly's Whitewater Park in Cascade.
Western Idaho Fair Boise ID August16-25 Idaho's biggest fair, held annually in August in Boise.