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Idaho Military History Museum

4692 W. Harvard St., Boise, ID 83705
+1 208-272-4841
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Great museum for military enthusiasts

My family and I visited this family and found it to be a worthwhile visit. The gentleman at the... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
LATraveler78
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Los Angeles, California
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This is a small musuem, but alot of history is in this museum. Set up nicely and tons of items are... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Sara F
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“veterans” (3 reviews)
“aircraft” (2 reviews)
“equipment” (2 reviews)
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4692 W. Harvard St., Boise, ID 83705
This attraction is at Boise Air Terminal (Gowen Field)
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

My family and I visited this family and found it to be a worthwhile visit. The gentleman at the front desk was friendly and was available to answer any questions. They have sections devoted to different military conflicts. This museum is also "hands on" as...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is a small musuem, but alot of history is in this museum. Set up nicely and tons of items are shoved into here. Planes, guns, ribbons, uniforms and more

Thank Sara F
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Visited this museum with my husband, who is a veteran and was looking forward to viewing the exhibits. Upon entering, we were greeted by a man, a staff member, who requested we sign the guest book. As we were signing, he told us know in...More

2  Thank 7cherilee7
Reviewed 17 February 2017

It has been a while since we were actually inside the museum. Our Freedoms are kept visible here with all the reminders of the Men who have served.

1  Thank Walter S
Reviewed 5 October 2016

The museum as lots of free parking. Outside the museum are tanks, trucks and aircraft that visiters can enjoy before or after visiting the museum. There is no cost to eneter the museum. Inside are many displays that pay tribute to those who served our...More

1  Thank Heather M
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This small museum packs a lot of information. Tanks, planes, trucks and other large equipment stand outside. Inside there are displays covering Idaho's military history. Small gift shop. A must for history buffs.

Thank Akurate
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The Idaho Military History Museum is a wonderful tribute and remembrance of those who served this country of ours. From uniforms to medals, newspaper clippings and planes, you get a feel of Idaho's military involvement and dedication. A nice day trip.

Thank Laurie59Boise
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Good place to stop while in the area. Free of charge, self guided. And lucky enough that the base next door had a military F15 land while we were there.

2  Thank greenacres21
Reviewed 13 July 2015

While not an extensive museum, allow a few hours to read all the information on the exhibits. There are lots of weapon exhibits and an outdoor section with military vehicles and aircraft to wander around when you are finished exploring indoors. There aren't any 'hands...More

2  Thank DebLynch2014
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Take the kids, see the stuff. Explain to them why the have the freedoms they have today. A tip: Watch for live enactments and live cannon fire for special events.

1  Thank vbciii
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