Idaho Botanical Gardens -- Every season is different at the wonderful seven themed gardens. Tours 45 min.; Admission free however a donation is appreciated. Phone 208-433-0017 Idaho Museum of Military History -- Located on the military (south) side of the Air Port at 4040 W. This showplace of historical military firearms, Idaho naval history, the development of Gown Field, and extensive display of US Military uniforms. (Closed Mondays) Noon-4; Admission free however a donation is appreciated. Phone 208-422-4841 Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology -- 2455 Old Penitentiary Rd. The mission of the museum is to teach and preserve World War II history from the home front to the war front and aviation history from the advent of flight through the space age.
Each week provides a different array of offerings to enjoy in their blooming exhibits. The museum features interactive displays with Idaho's great mining history. The Warhawk Air Museum encourages an educational experience about the technology, culture, and social changes that have occurred in North America since World War II.
Near Food Service, Gift Shop, Restrooms, and Handicap Access.
Boise Zoo in Julia Davis Park at 355 N Julia Davis Dr., Food service, gift shop, restrooms, handicap access. Boise Tour Train -- Open air tram/style puffer-belly train engine with city and custom tours available. Catch it at the Museum in Julia Davis Park 5 tour daily in the summer -- call for reservations 208-342-4796 -- Tour time is 1 hour to a maximum of 5 hours -- Price: Adults .00; Seniors .50; Children 4-12 .00 Bus Parking Boise Tour Train Schedule PO Box 9165 Boise, Idaho 83707 (208) 342-4796 [email protected] of Pray Sanctuary -- The Velma Morrison Interpretive Center is a modern facility that offers something for everyone.
The Western Idaho State Fair draws more than 200,000 people annually the third week of August.
Hours: Summer hours (March – October) : 9 am – 5 pm daily Winter hours (November – February): 10 am – 4 pm Tuesday through Sunday (closed Mondays during winter hours) Admission Fees: General .00 Seniors (age 62 or more) .00 Youth (ages 4-16) .00 Free to members and children under age 4 Reduced rates for advanced booking of large groups.
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Student groups from any accredited school are admitted free of charge. Warhawk Air Museum -- 201 Municipal Drive, Nampa, ID 83687 Telephone: (208) 465-6446 Fax: (208) 465-6232 This World War II Air Museum features old planes and memorabilia.
Idaho State Capitol Building -- Jefferson at Capitol Blvd. ö Fri.: 8-5; Sat.: 9-5 Free Admission, Bus Parking, Food Service, Gift Shop, Restrooms, and Handicap Access. ---- WINTER Hours --Sept 1st to May 30th Tue-Fri 9-5, Sat 10-5, Sun. Admission: Adults (Ages 13-59); .00 Seniors (Ages 60 ); , Children (3-12) .50. The Warhawk Air Museum is a not for profit organization funded entirely by individual donations and private foundations.