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The South Bannock County Historical Center Museum

110 E Main St, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
+1 208-776-5254
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Interesting small town museum

This small museum is very interesting for such a small town. There is a lot of info displayed in a... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
BernieandJune
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Fun!...if you like history.

This is a great little museum about the history of the county. I really enjoyed it and thought the... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2016
ChrisVsorensen
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Logan, Utah
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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110 E Main St, Lava Hot Springs, ID 83246
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+1 208-776-5254
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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This small museum is very interesting for such a small town. There is a lot of info displayed in a bit of a hellter skelter way explaining to origin of the town and its history over the years. For the price of a dollar a...More

Thank BernieandJune
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great little museum about the history of the county. I really enjoyed it and thought the exhibits were meaningful.

Thank ChrisVsorensen
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We kind of wanted to go to this location as a second choice on a cool fall day however when we arrived at the location the sign said it was closed for the winter however It did have winter hours! Don't know when I'll be...More

Thank Yogi118
Reviewed 1 October 2016

If you want a taste of what this part of Idaho is all about, stop and visit this gem of a museum. It is part of the visitors center and well worth an hour of your time. It all adds to the color of the...More

Thank jameshT196QE
Reviewed 5 June 2016

I had a big surprise with this museum. It has great intentions and does its best with the resources it has. It has lots of information about the area with pictures, and plenty of artifacts. There is a video but I did not watch it....More

Thank teresa3000
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Loved they're little Museum! If you like to see how small towns got there start this museum has the answers. I just love their little Laura Ingalls bonnet. Staff was welcoming and friendly even though we sneak in about 4:55 when they close at 5...More

Thank Veronica V
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Surprisingly good, free, and lots and lots of history. Enjoyed it a lot. Nothing much to do in this town so see it!

1  Thank JTinSLC
Reviewed 2 February 2016

This museum located within the visitor center at Lava Hot Springs, Idaho is much larger than I expected. The information on local area history and the Native People who have long lived here is excellent. I've been to several museums in Idaho and found this...More

Thank Booklady2013
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Very small local museum. Some interesting exhibits and artifacts to look at but after about a 1/2 hour you've seen pretty much everything.

Thank Beemer54
Reviewed 19 June 2015

If you are interested in the history of Lava hot springs then this is the place to stop first A great stopping point and very cool information !

Thank mark y
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