THANK YOU, THANK YOU,THANK YOU!!

Giving Tuesday was a wonderful success!  A huge thank you to all of our donors, annonymous and named- we so appreciate your support!

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PARTNER WITH US THIS HOLIDAY SEASON

We are working hard to raise money to fix our buildings through TWO great opportunities this holiday season.

1) Give a meaningful gift!  Want to give something other than a tie or another gadget? Honor a loved one by donating to the ICHF in their name.  For full information please contact secretarly@idahocityhf.org or call our secretary Jennifer Alban at 392-9992.

Joining together for a good cause: Welcome to the Idaho City Historical Foundation's Website.

For over 50 years, we have worked to preserve and present the history of the fabled Boise Basin. The Idaho City Historical Foundation, Inc. was incorporated under the laws of the State of Idaho on September 4, 1958. The first meeting of the Foundation was held on September 23, 1958. At that meeting the by-laws were adopted and the first board of directors and officers were elected. Have you ever thought about how much you could change things just by volunteering? Become a member.

One of the important functions of the Foundation from the beginning was the operation of the Boise Basin Museum in the old James Pinney post office building at the corner of Montgomery and Wall Streets in Idaho City. You can learn more about this exciting museum and about our other historic properties by clicking on the "Our Properties" tab at the top to the left.


Over the years, the Foundation has acquired interests in several other historically significant properties, which are also detailed on our "properties" page. These include the Territorial Penitentiary, the Smoke Jumpers' Park, the John Brogan Memorial Park, the Pon Yam House, the Strauss House, the Judge Halley House, and the Galbreaith House.