Director to Present to JFAC

Our director, Leif Tapanlia, will presenting to the Joint Finance-Appropriations Committee (JFAC) on Tuesday, Jan. 24th. Leif will be asking JFAC to approve the request for a Development Officer for the IMNH. The new Development Officer position will …

NASA funds science based internships for young women at Idaho Museum of Natural History

The NASA Idaho Space Grant Consortium (NASA ISGC) has generously funded a pilot intern program for young women in the Idaho Virtualization Lab (IVL), a research group within the Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University.

Lili Pruett scans a bone from a musk ox using a Faro Edge Arm laser scanner.

Lili Pruett


Never Before Seen Wonders!

Opens June 18, 2016

Did you know the Idaho Museum of Natural History (IMNH) at Idaho State University (ISU) has over 700,000 objects in its collection?

Since its inception in 1934 the museum has collected, preserved, …