Programs & Events

Always something happening

Whether you’re looking for a toddler class, a date night, or a fancy gala, MOI is planning an event for you. Learn about recurring programs and search for upcoming dates. Use the “Event Category” filter to search by type, such as “for kids” or “Museum After Dark.”

Recurring family & kids programs

Click on a category or search the calendar below for upcoming dates and more info

 

Discovery Day

  • hands-on experiments for ages 6-12
  • 3rd Saturdays @ 2pm

Jr. Docent Program

  • volunteering and more for ages 14-17
  • July to August

Little Learners

  • STEM for ages 2-5
  • 2nd Thursdays @ 10am and 1pm

Meet a Scientist

  • expert presentations for the whole family
  • 3rd Saturdays @ 1pm

Night at the Museum

  • a sleepover with activities and food
  • 2x per year

Pop-in Programs

  • bonus fun included with admission
  • every month

Summer Day Camps

  • four options for ages 6-9 or 10+
  • June and August
    Recurring adult & educator programs

    Click on a category or search the calendar below for upcoming dates and more info

    Museum After Dark

    • unique events for your 21+ night out
    • one Friday per month

    Museum Club

    • lecture-style presentations from experts
    • 1st and 3rd Thursdays @ 3pm

    MOI Fundraiser Gala

    • a swanky party for a good cause
    • 1x per year (next up: Spring 2023)

    Gorongosa Adventure

    • a life-changing trip to Mozambique
    • 2023 info coming soon

    Archaeology Tours

    • explore an important local preserve
    • every summer

    Educator Camps

    • adventures in CEU credit
    • every summer

    Frankentoys

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    Make your our own new toy out of parts of other toys

    Teacher Week

    Active educators get free admission to MOI all week!

    Little Learners

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    Parents and kids ages 2-5, explore a new topic each month through crafts, games, songs, and snacks. One-hour classes at 10am and 1pm.

    Meet a Scientist / Discovery Day

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    Fun presentations for the whole family from experts working in our community, plus bonus hands-on fun for ages 6-12

    Idaho’s Hairy History

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    w/ Zen Hansen, hair artist and researcher of hair anthropology

    Haunted History Tour

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    Our most sought-after ticket of the year

    Haunted History Tour

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    Our most sought-after ticket of the year

    Haunted History Tour

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    Our most sought-after ticket of the year

    Haunted History Tour

    Museum of Idaho 200 N. Eastern Ave., Idaho Falls, ID

    Our most sought-after ticket of the year