Host an event

Take your gathering up a notch

From intimate gatherings to corporate retreats, the Museum of Idaho is a unique venue for your next big event.

Maeck Education Center - West

up to 30 guests

Great for small meetings. Includes up to two tables, 30 chairs (any configuration), couch, two armchairs, and private Discovery Room access for one hour, if desired.

$5/person + $75/hr (after hours: $300/hr)

Maeck Education Center - East

up to 100 guests

Great for presentations and larger events. Room includes up to 12 tables and 100
chairs (any configuration), plus sink and counter space.

$5/person + $200/hr (after hours: $1,000/hr)

Rent the entire museum

after-hours only

Get the entire museum, including exhibit spaces, Maeck Education Center, and additional rooms, to yourself for an unforgettable event for 2 or 200 people.

Contact Kaitlin at 208.522.1400 ext. 3004 or email to discuss terms.

Group visits

no room rental

Looking for a school field trip or tour group that doesn’t need a room?

Corporate partnerships

Free or discounted space rental is one of the perks of becoming an MOI corporate partner.

Book now

Space is subject to availability and must be booked at least two weeks in advance. After you submit, MOI will contact you to confirm/deny and discuss details.

Note: After-hours = anything outside of MOI standard hours (Mon-Sat 10-6, Sun 1-5)

Room rental request

Optional add-ons

10 + 15 =


Contact Kaitlin at 208.522.1400 ext. 3004 or email.

All space rentals include

– access to all MOI exhibits –

– access to in-room projector and sound system –

– ability to bring in outside food and drink –


Discounts available for nonprofit organizations.


Free parking, including general, ADA, and bus parking, is available.


MOI is committed to providing a quality experience for all of our guests.