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Idaho Museum of Natural History

698 E Dillon St, Corner of 5th and Dillion, Pocatello, ID 83201
+1 208-282-3168
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Very cool

Has a lot of information about INL, NASA, Lewis and Clark, Native American culture of the region... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wilee C
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Los Angeles, California
Excellent

We revisited after 12 yrs enjoyed it again gives a good history of Idaho good for all ages could... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Nan J
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Surprise, Arizona
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Natural history museum at Idaho State University.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“all ages” (3 reviews)
“campuses” (4 reviews)
“displays” (6 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
698 E Dillon St, Corner of 5th and Dillion, Pocatello, ID 83201
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+1 208-282-3168
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Has a lot of information about INL, NASA, Lewis and Clark, Native American culture of the region, and the Oregon Trail.

Thank Wilee C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We revisited after 12 yrs enjoyed it again gives a good history of Idaho good for all ages could spend a day in this town seeing sites

Thank Nan J
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Really more of a hobbyist museum. Very limited displays. If you are in Pocatello and there is nothing else to do....maybe.

2  Thank Chuck S
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This museum occupies a single floor of the old library building. They have their archives in the basement and the upper floors are used for other Idaho State offices. The exhibits are a combination of visiting ones (an exhibit comparing what families spend around the...More

Thank TomTrel
Reviewed 9 July 2016

When my son & I was visiting the museum, they were in the process of remodeling it !!! What we did see was pretty cool, we did get to see the lay-out of what it will look like in the future, it will look pretty...More

Thank ROBERT M
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Small but reasonably priced museum. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable. They seemed to really enjoy chatting with visitors and helping them learn more. The food exhibit and Titanoboa were particularly interesting!

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 2 June 2016

This museum is not gigantic like some in large cities but it is well worth the effort to visit. I have been to this Museum several times and have never been disappointed. Go when there are no school groups visiting. I would not go on...More

Thank Twin798
Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is my first one star review. I apologize if it seems harsh. However, I took my daughter and grandchildren to see the Titanoboa Monster Snake exhibit with an entry fee of almost $50. It was a ridiculous waste of money. I defend ISU all...More

1  Thank campbellcreek
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Not bad but definitely over priced for what you get there was only four exhibits. And it cost $8 for ea h adult and $2 for our child. Will not go again.

Thank cynthiapeterson
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

The museum is on a college campus and occupies a few rooms in one of the buildings. There was a local section on Idaho history and environmental issues. There was another section that had some large fossils on display and some interactive displays. Overall the...More

Thank Tiffany P
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