Gooding County Museum


The museum was first found in 1971 by several area ladies. They had a building donated to them and started to collect items.

The first officers elected were:

President – Mrs. K.T. Butler
Vice President – Robert Meyer
Secretary-Treasurer – Mrs. Frank Stone

The county commissioners levied $1,000 for the society.


Governed by the Gooding County Historical Society

Gooding County Historical Society

The Gooding County Historical Society is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation and sharing of the history of Gooding County.

The Historical Society was Incorporated on October 27, 1971.

Look ups

Gooding County Historical Society members will look up things for you within our county, they ask for a donation for the time and material involved. Please inquire.

Appointment required: No


There is a newsletter published once a month. This updates the members to new acquisitions and upcoming events.

  • Monthly newsletter
  • The Time Piece

Gooding County Museum


Address – 273 Euskadi Lane
(Hwy 46/Hwy 26 Junction-next to Basque Center)
Gooding Idaho  83330

Send all correspondence and donations to:
P.O. Box 580
Gooding  Idaho  83330

Museum Phone: #208-934-5318
Museum E-mail:
GCHS Website: