IMNH 2016 Holiday Schedule

Looking for a family-friendly, educational activity during the holidays?

Happy Holidays from the Idaho Museum of Natural History

The Idaho Museum of Natural History at Idaho State University will be closed Dec. 24th, 25th, and Jan. 1st, but otherwise will have its regular hours during the holiday season.


Idaho Botanical Foray 2016

Salmon-Challis National Forests, Little Lost River Drainage

By Dr.Rick Williams,  Janet Bala, and Pam Reschke

Each year herbarium staff, students, Idaho Native Plant Society members, and friends come together for a long weekend to survey and collect plant specimens …

In My Backyard: The Science of Evergreens

December 7, 2016

4 pm to 6 pm


Why do some trees stay green? In My Backyard this month explores why evergreens stay green! We will have free family friendly crafts and hands-on science activities.