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Boise, Idaho, USA

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  • Idaho Aquarium
    64 North Cole, Boise, ID 83709
    208-375-1932, Open to the public daily from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., the 10,000 square foot Idaho Aquarium contains over 15,000 gallons of saltwater and over 250 different species of... more info

  • Roaring Springs Water Park
    400 West Overland Road, Boise, ID 83642
    208-884-8842, Enjoy attractions such as the Mammoth Canyon Family Raft Ride, White Water Bay Wave Pool, Pipeline Mines, The Avalanche, Super Splash City, Rattlesnake Rapids, Double... more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Old Idaho Penitentiary
    2445 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise, ID 83712
    Begin your visit with a video presentation recalling prison history, notorious inmates, and daily prison life. Once inside the Yard, imagine life in the foreboding... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Basque Museum & Cultural Center
    611 Grove Street, Boise, ID 83702
    208-343-2671, The Basque Museum & Cultural Center provides a look into the heritage of the Basque communities of Idaho and surrounding areas. more info  map

  • Boise Art Museum
    670 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID 83702
    208-345-8330, The Boise Art Museum is the only AAM accredited art museum in the State of Idaho. more info  map

  • Idaho Black History Museum
    508 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID 83702
    208-433-0017, The Idaho Black History Museum is one of only a handful of black history museums in the nation. They are building bridges between cultures to explore issues that affect... more info  map

  • Idaho Historical Museum
    610 North Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID 83702
    208-334-2120, The Idaho State Historical Museum has evolved from a simple collection of curios and relics sitting on shelves to the first museum in Idaho to be accredited by the... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Idaho Botanical Garden
    2355 North Penitentiary Road, Boise, ID 83712
    208-343-8649, The Idaho Botanical Garden provides a beautiful environment for garden lovers, tourists, community events, weddings, school tours, and horticultural education. The... more info  map

  • Zoo Boise
    355 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID 83702
    208-384-4260, Open year-round from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Thursday is Family Day with reduced admission prices. more info  map

Science & Technology

  • Discovery Center of Idaho
    131 Myrtle Street, Boise, ID 83702
    208-343-9895, The Discovery Center of Idaho's mission is to provide experiences and educational opportunities that inspire lifelong learning and interest in science, math and... more info

Tours & Cruises

  • All About Fun Balloon Rides
    4725 Windward Court, Boise, ID 83714
    208-322-8626, All About Fun Balloon Rides provides your balloon ride in beautiful Boise, Idaho. You will launch at sunrise and fly for about an hour. Then return to the launch field... more info  map

  • Boise Hot Air Company
    3340 Lakeharbor K304, Boise, ID 83703
    Scenic hot air balloon rides over the beautiful Boise valley at sunrise with a brunch afterwards. Fly with them and let them make your visit to Boise special. more info  map

  • Boise Tour Train
    2288 North Garden Street, Boise, ID 83702
    Joe's Crab Shack Restaurant
    208-433-0849, Since 1978, the Boise Tour Train has been providing its passengers with a fully narrated 90-minute tour experience exploring historical Boise from a replica 1890's era... more info  map

  • Idaho Hot Air Lines
    4049 Plum, Boise, ID 83703
    208-344-8462, Idaho Hot Air Lines provides some of the best hot air balloon rides in Boise. They have been flying through the Idaho skies in a wicker basket for over 30 years. Every... more info

  • Idaho Winery Tours
    606 South Michael Street, Boise, ID 83705
    208-890-6627, They would love to share Idaho's wine with you. Visit wineries, talk with the vintners, have lunch, and enjoy the day. Tours Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, by appointment. more info  map

Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • Cinder
    107 East 44th Street, Garden City, ID 83714
    208-376-4023, Located five minutes from downtown Boise, this urban winery's tasting room is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. more info


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