Historical Jerome County Idaho
29th Annual Live History Days!
September 14 and 15th, 2013
Welcome to the Jerome County Historical Society web page. We want to
take you on a visual tour of the history of Jerome County. Sit back and
find out what life was like 100 years ago in this high desert area of
South Central Idaho.
Jerome County Historical Society Museum
212 East First Street
We hope you will also visit our Idaho Farm and Ranch Agricultural Museum
at the crossroads of U.S. 93 and Interstate 84. Here are many fine
specimens of old farm equipment and original buildings from the
surrounding area. We have an exhibit from the World War II Minidoka
Japanese Relocation Camp that was located at Hunt, Idaho, in Jerome
Live History Day is held on a Saturday during the summer months each year with many people portraying life at the turn of the century in Jerome County. On the Sunday following is a non-denominational church service at 11 a.m. at the Canyonside Church building at the IFARM, with a bring-your-own picnic lunch to follow on the grassy area nearby. The rest of the year special tours are available by calling the museum office at 208-324-5641 during business hours or email us.
Be sure to catch Live History Days this year! September 14th, 2013 (with Church service and picnic on September 15, 2013).