As the only natural history museum in the region encompassing southwestern Idaho, southeastern Oregon and northern Nevada, The College of Idaho's Orma J. Smith Museum of Natural History is the premier resource for environmental and natural history education in the region. The Museum is listed in the "30 Most Amazing Higher Education Natural History Museums," compiled by Best College Reviews.
The Museum is located in the basement of Boone Hall on the College's campus in Caldwell.
Tuesday through Friday, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
First Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Third Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Museum may also be open during special events and by appointment.