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Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial

Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83702
The Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial is a .81 acres cenotaph complex and educational park in Boise, Idaho near the Boise Public Library and the Greenbelt, the centerpiece of which is a statue of Anne Frank.

Aquarium of Boise

Aquarium of Boise
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83704
The Aquarium of Boise opened to the public in 2011. It draws about 25,000 visitors per month, including school groups, community organizations, and visitors from across the states of Idaho, Utah, Washington, Oregon and California.

Bear River Massacre Monument

Bear River Massacre Monument
Franklin County, idaho
The monument was erected by the Daughters of Utah Pioneers in memory of the Battle of Bear River (Massacre at Boa Ogoi), which took place on January 29, 1863, between the United States Army and the Shoshone Indians.

Boise Greenbelt

Boise Greenbelt
Boise, Ada County, idaho
The Boise River Greenbelt is a recreational and alternate transportation trail along the banks of the Boise River through Boise, Idaho. The Boise Greenbelt is more of a greenway than a green belt since its character is linear.

Cataldo Mission

Cataldo Mission
Cataldo, Kootenai County, idaho
Also called the Mission of the Sacred Heart, the church is the oldest standing building in Idaho. It was designed by Antonio Ravalli, who made sure that it was constructed by local Indians so that they could feel part of the church.

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist

Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83702
The Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist is a Catholic cathedral and parish church located in Boise, Idaho, United States. It is the seat of the Diocese of Boise.

Cathedral of the Rockies

Cathedral of the Rockies
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83702
Cathedral of the Rockies is a United Methodist church located in the historic North End district of Boise, Idaho. The present building was constructed 1958-1960.

City of Rocks National Reserve

City of Rocks National Reserve
Malta, Cassia County, idaho, 83342
The City of Rocks is an area of rock spires and formations and is a popular rock climbing area. The landscape has been sculpted from granite that has eroded into a fascinating assortment of shapes.

Clara Hill House

Clara Hill House
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83642
The Clara Hill House in Meridian, Idaho, is a 1+1⁄2-story Craftsman Bungalow constructed in 1919–20. The house features an enclosed porch facing North Main Street, with a front facing gabled dormer above and behind the porch.

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
Arco, Butte County, idaho
The protected area's features are volcanic and represent one of the best preserved flood basalt areas in the continental United States. It is composed of encompass three major lava fields and about 400 square miles (1,036 km2) of sagebrush steppe grasslan

Hells Canyon

Hells Canyon
idaho
Hells Canyon is a 10-mile (16 km) wide canyon located along the border of eastern Oregon, eastern Washington and western Idaho in the United States. It is North America's deepest river gorge at 7,993 feet (2,436 m).

Idaho Black History Museum

Idaho Black History Museum
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83702
The Idaho Black History Museum is a museum of African American history and culture in Boise, Idaho. It is the oldest African American museum in the Pacific Northwest.

Idaho Botanical Garden

Idaho Botanical Garden
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83712
The Idaho Botanical Garden botanical garden located on 50 acres (200,000 m2) at 2355 North Old Penitentiary Road, Boise, Idaho. After the penitentiary was closed, the land lay dormant for more than a decade, and in 1984 the gardens were first created.

Idaho Museum of Natural History

Idaho Museum of Natural History
Pocatello, Bannock County, idaho, 83201
The Idaho Museum of Natural History is the official state natural history museum of Idaho, located on the campus of Idaho State University. Founded in 1934, it has collections in anthropology, vertebrate paleontology, earth science, and the life sciences.

Idaho Potato Museum

Idaho Potato Museum
Blackfoot, Bingham County, idaho, 83221
An educational institution celebrating both the potato and its role in the economic growth of Idaho, the museum began in 1990 and is located at the site of a former Oregon Short Line Railroad Depot.

Idaho State Capitol

Idaho State Capitol
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83702
The sandstone and marble Capitol was completed in 1920. The design of the building was designed to look like the U.S. Capitol in Washington,D.C. Local sandstone from east Boise's Tablerock Quarry was used as well as convict labor.

Julia Davis Park

Julia Davis Park
Boise, Ada County, idaho
Created in 1907 with a land donation from Thomas Jefferson Davis, Julia Davis Park is the first park in the "String of Pearls", the group of parks operated by the Boise Parks and Recreation Department that are located along the Boise River.

Meridian City Hall

Meridian City Hall
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83642
Meridian City Hall. Meridian has a mayor that serves four-year terms. Meridian has a city council of six members.

Meridian Creamery (1929–70)

Meridian Creamery (1929–70)
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83642
Meridian Ada County Dairymen's Cooperative Creamery is no longer in operation, but they have built this in memory of the creamery. The lowest days of the Great Depression brightened for area dairymen when the creamery began operation in 1929.

Meridian Exchange Bank

Meridian Exchange Bank
Meridian, Ada County, idaho
The Meridian Exchange Bank in Meridian, Idaho, was designed by the Boise architectural firm of Tourtellotte & Co. and constructed in 1906.

Meridian High School

Meridian High School
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83642
Meridian High School is a four-year public secondary school within the West Ada School District located in Meridian, Idaho, comprising grades 9–12.

Meridian Idaho Temple

Meridian Idaho Temple
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83656
The Meridian Idaho Temple is a temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Meridian, Idaho.

Meridian Speedway

Meridian Speedway
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83642
Meridian Speedway is a motorsport race track in Meridian, Idaho. The quarter mile in length track, which is paved with asphalt, mostly hosts late model racing, modified racing, and other local-level racing events throughout the year.

Minidoka National Historic Site

Minidoka National Historic Site
Jerome, idaho, 83338
Minidoka National Historic Site is a National Historic Site. It commemorates the more than 9,000 Japanese Americans who were imprisoned at the Minidoka War Relocation Center during the Second World War.

Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company

Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company
Meridian, Ada County, idaho
The Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company Building in Meridian, Idaho, is a 1-story commercial office constructed of reinforced concrete, stucco, and brick in 1928.

Old Idaho State Penitentiary

Old Idaho State Penitentiary
Boise, Ada County, idaho, 83712
The Old Idaho State Penitentiary was a functional prison from 1872 to 1973. The first building, also known as the Territorial Prison, was constructed in the Territory of Idaho in 1870.

R. H. and Jessie Bell House

R. H. and Jessie Bell House
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83642
The R.H. and Jessie Bell House in Meridian, Idaho, is a 1+1⁄2-story Craftsman Bungalow designed by John Krulish and constructed in 1922.

Shoshone Falls

Shoshone Falls
idaho
Shoshone Falls is a waterfall on the Snake River in southern Idaho, located approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) northeast of the city of Twin Falls. Sometimes called the "Niagara of the West."

Shoshone Ice Caves

Shoshone Ice Caves
Shoshone, Lincoln County, idaho, 83352
Once a source of ice for the town of Shoshone, these lava tube caves are not the most interesting, but there are legends that they are haunted by the Indian Princess Edahow who was buried in the ice.

Silverwood Theme Park

Silverwood Theme Park
Athol, Kootenai County, idaho, 83801
Silverwood Theme Park is an amusement park which opened in June 20, 1988. Over the years, Silverwood has grown in both size and popularity, transforming from a small local amusement park to a regional theme park destination.

Tolleth House

Tolleth House
Meridian, Ada County, idaho, 83642
The Tolleth House in Meridian, Idaho, is a 2-story Queen Anne house constructed in 1907. The house features a wrap around porch and narrow shiplap siding, and the irregular plan includes 13 exterior corners.

idaho

idaho State Flag
Postal Code: ID
Capital City: Boise
Became a State: July 3, 1890
Population: 1,654,930*
Area: 83,568.95 miles2 (216,443.80 km2)

* 2015 est. U.S. Census Bureau
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Top 10 Most Popular idaho Landmarks

  1. Bear River Massacre Monument
  2. Shoshone Ice Caves
  3. Idaho Potato Museum
  4. City of Rocks National Reserve
  5. Hells Canyon
  6. Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve
  7. Silverwood Theme Park
  8. Cataldo Mission
  9. Idaho State Capitol
  10. Old Idaho State Penitentiary

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