IDAHO’S HERITAGE CONFERENCE – Idaho’s Heritage Conference in Pocatello has been postponed until 2022.

Idaho’s Suffragette: Ruth Maynard Hunt

In Celebration of Women’s Equality Day, we would like to share the story of Idaho’s youngest First Lady and noted suffragette Ruth Maynard Hunt.


The Idaho Heritage Trust preserves Idaho’s rich cultural history by providing grants and technical assistance to preservationists in every nook and cranny of the Gem State. Our grassroots efforts on behalf of all Idahoans honor the legacy of our ancestors, enrich our present, and ensure our collective heritage will be enjoyed for generations to come.

Serving all Idahoans by preserving our cultural legacy.

Heritage Highlights

Mackay’s Clock Cigar Shop Gets Its Namesake Back

A painstaking recreation of the historic street clock that once stood in front of the Clock Cigar Shop in downtown Mackay, Idaho was recently installed by the South Custer County …

The Pine Street School Bus Restoration and the History of Student Transportation

On the Back of the Bus: The Pine Street School Bus Restoration and the History of Student Transportation Nothing typifies the transition from Summer to Fall like seeing children waiting …

Idaho Heritage Trust Board Member Luke Waldron Honored as 2021 Esto Perpetua Awardee by Idaho State Historical Society

Boise, Idaho Luke Waldron of Malad City was named one of 2021’s awardees for the prestigious Esto Perpetua award from the Idaho State Historical Society. He and his fellow winners …

Ribbon Cut on Restored Southern Idaho Timber Protective Association Carpenter Shop, Begins New Life as Meeting Space and Venue

McCall, Idaho The fully restored and rehabilitated Carpenter Shop on the historic Southern Idaho Timber Protective Association (SITPA) Site just outside of downtown McCall is now open to the public …

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