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Cultural Attractions

Museum of Idaho, Dinosaurs, Inventions, ...

Savor the history of Eastern Idaho by visiting area museums. Learn how TV was invented. Examine the effects of the devastating Teton Flood of 1976. Cower beneath a life sized skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus. Explore the world of the late Cretaceous Period, filled with huge carnivorous marine reptiles, gigantic flesh-eating fish, flying reptiles, and the biggest sea turtles to have ever lived.

The museums of Eastern Idaho let you do all this and more. The popular Museum of Idaho in Idaho Falls, frequently hosts world famous traveling exhibitions. Come explore history.


  • 271 Broadway, Idaho Falls
  • Other Attractions
  • 208-522-0471
Map ARTitorium provides welcoming, fun-focused, and imaginative experiences in the arts for kids and families. Try your hand at a creation station, browse the virtual gallery, perform in front of the green screen, fly down the turbo twister slide, and much, much more! Located in downtown Idaho Falls, ARTitorium is the perfect way to spend your day. Tues-Sat 10am-6pm, Sun 1-5pm, Mon 5-8:30pm

Bear Gulch/Mesa Falls

  • Park or Scenic Area
  • 208-558-7301

Just off Highway 20 lie both Lower and Upper Mesa Falls. This secluded stretch of the Henrys Fork of the Snake River offers excellent trout fishing and sightseeing. Lower Mesa Falls is 18 miles north of Ashton on State Scenic Hwy 47; Upper Mesa Falls another 1.5 miles.

BYU Idaho Planetarium

  • 525 South Center St., Rexburg
  • Planetarium
  • 208-496-3838

Colonial Theater

  • 498 A Street, Idaho Falls
  • 208-522-0471

Dinner Theater/Sleigh Rides

  • Other Attractions