35 Fun Things to Do in Boise, Idaho Story

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Introduction

35 Fun Things to Do in Boise, Idaho Story

Fun things to do in Boise, Idaho, include walking along the Boise River Greenbelt, visiting...

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Boise, Idaho, Things to Do

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Spend time outdoors at Julia Davis Park

Located in Downtown Boise, Julia Davis Park is one of the city's oldest parks, having...

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Admire flower displays at the Idaho Botanical Garden

Opened in 1984, the Idaho Botanical Garden remains one of the most popular outdoor attractions...

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Interact with raptors at The World Center for Birds of Prey

The World Center for Birds of Prey is part of The Peregrine Fund and looks...

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Visit the Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial

A notable landmark in Boise is the Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial. This memorial features...

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Interact with nature at the Morrison-Knudsen Nature Center

The Morrison-Knudsen Nature Center, or MK Nature Center, has wildlife trails and an underwater fish...

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Watch a performance at the Idaho Shakespeare Festival

If you're visiting in the summer, one of the best Boise, ID, things to do...

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Spot wildlife at Kathryn Albertson Park

Another beautiful park in Boise is Kathryn Albertson Park. You'll find lots of footpaths to...

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Purchase local goods at Capital City Public Market

If you want to feel like a local, one of the best attractions in Boise...

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Shop for local produce at the Boise Farmers Market

The Boise Farmers Market is another great place in the city to get some local...

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Bike along the Boise River Greenbelt

A great place to bike in Boise is along the Boise River Greenbelt. The trail...

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Learn more about The Gem State at the Idaho State Museum

The perfect place to get to know a little more about Idaho, also known as...

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Sip cocktails at Grove Hotel

The Grove is a trendy 4-star hotel in downtown Boise. Even if you don't stay...

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Follow nature trails at Hulls Gulch Reserve

Going to Hulls Gulch Reserve is one of the Boise things to do that you...

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Appreciate artworks at the Boise Art Museum

The Boise Art Museum is another of the great cultural venues in the city. The...

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View unique exhibits at the Basque Museum and Cultural Center

The Basque Museum and Cultural Center is one of many fascinating Boise attractions that you...

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Go to the Idaho State Capitol

Constructed in 1905 and opened in 1920, the Idaho State Capitol is the seat of...

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Find out something new at the Idaho Black History Museum

Another of many fascinating museums in Boise is the Idaho Black History Museum. This museum...

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Create glass artworks at Boise Art Glass

One of the most fun and creative activities in Boise is going to a class...

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Float along the Boise River from Barber Park

A popular activity among locals is going to Barber Park to float along the Boise...

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Snap pictures at Freak Alley Gallery

If you like street art, one of the Boise, Idaho attractions that you'll enjoy visiting...

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Hike to the peak of Table Rock

Table Rock is located about 20 minutes from downtown. It has a peak elevation of...

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Take your kids to the Discovery Center of Idaho

If traveling to Idaho with family, check out the Discovery Center of Idaho. This educational...

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Go on a sightseeing tour

If it's your first time in Boise, spending some time sightseeing is a must. Famous...

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Relax with a beer at Hops & Bottles

After a long day of exploring Boise, relaxing with a beer is always a good...

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Get Creative at JUMP

Jack's Urban Meeting Place, commonly known as just JUMP, is a creative and entertainment complex...

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Catch a Broncos game at Albertsons Stadium

A fun activity while in the city is watching the Boise State University football team...

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Raft along the Boise River

Those that like outdoor adventure activities will be interested in going rafting on the Boise...

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Pass by the Boise Train Depot

Opened in 1925, the Boise Train Depot is an iconic building that was added to...

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Dine at Chandlers

A highly regarded fine-dining spot in Boise is Chandlers. This eatery, that's located in Hotel...

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Tackle a Boise scavenger hunt

An interesting way to get to know the city is by trying a Boise scavenger...

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Grab an ice cream cone at Goody's Soda Fountain

One of the much-loved attractions in Boise, Idaho, is Goody's Soda Fountain. The outlet sells...

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Explore the Old Idaho Penitentiary

A unique attraction to visit in Boise is the Old Idaho Penitentiary. Opened in 1872...

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Stop for a coffee at Java Hyde Park

Hyde Park is a vibrant area of Boise with trendy eateries and shops. When passing...

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Taste local wines at Telaya Wine Co.

Located just five minutes from downtown beside the Boise River, Telaya Wine Co. is a...

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Ski or snowboard at Bogus Basin Mountain Recreation Area

Lovers of snowsports will be pleased to learn that there is a ski slope in...

Conclusion

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