Cultural Directory

Discover over one hundred arts organizations, historic sites, museums and so much more!

Museums, Interpretive Centers, and Historic Sites 
Art Galleries
Artist Guilds & Societies
Community Centers
Cultural Organizations
Government Arts & Cultural Organizations
Historical Research
Literary Arts
Local Arts Businesses: Bookstores and Film
Local Arts Businesses: Studio Instruction
Local Arts Businesses: Public and Retail Markets
Performing Arts: Dance
Performing Arts: Music
Performing Arts: Theater
Performing Arts: Music & Performance Instruction


Museums, Interpretive Centers, and Historic Sites 

Basque Museum and Cultural Center
Explore the heritage of the Basque communities of Idaho and surrounding areas.
611 Grove Street, Boise 83702
(208) 343-2671
Visit their website

Boise Art Museum
Idaho’s premiere art museum creates exceptional visual arts experiences through exhibitions, educational opportunities and community events.
670 Julia Davis Drive, Boise 83702
(208) 345-8330
Discover BAM 

Boise Depot
Open for self-guided tours on Sundays and Mondays (hours vary by season; closed holidays).
2603 W Eastover Terrace, Boise 83706
(208) 608-7644
Find out more

Boise WaterShed
Dive into Idaho’s only hands-on water education center!
11818 West Joplin Road, Boise 83714
(208) 608-7300
Learn about it

Discovery Center
Idaho’s hands-on science center featuring exhibits to explore, imagine and discover.
131 Myrtle Street, Boise 83702
(208) 343-9895
Discover it here

Idaho Capitol Building
Take a guided or self-guided tour, view exhibits, and visit the gift shop.
700 West Jefferson Street, Boise 83702
(208) 332-1012
Visit them here

Foothills Learning Center
Providing education and information about the Boise foothills and the surrounding high-desert environment.
3188 Sunset Peak Road, Boise 83702
(208) 493-2530
Learn for yourself

Idaho Black History Museum
Presenting exhibits and programs that explore the history and culture of African Americans and issues that affect Americans of all cultures and ethnicities.
508 Julia Davis Dr, Boise 83702
(208) 433-0017
Find out more

Idaho Botanical Garden
Dedicated to the advancement and appreciation of gardening, horticulture and conservation through plant collections and education programs within an aesthetic landscape.
2355 North Penitentiary Road, Boise 83712
(208) 343-8649
Visit their website

Idaho Human Rights Education Center
A world-class educational park inspired by Anne Frank’s faith in humanity that promotes respect for human dignity and diversity through education and reminds us of our individual responsibility to work for justice and peace.
777 S. 8th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 345-0304
More here

Idaho Military History Museum
Preservation, displays and interpretation of military history.
4748 Lindbergh St., Bldg 924, Boise 83705
(208) 272-4841
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Idaho Museum of Mining
Exhibits and educational programs about Idaho’s fascinating geologic history and rich mining heritage.
2455 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise 83712
(208) 368-9876
Explore more here

Idaho State Historical Museum
The Museum’s collection interprets the cultures, places, and people of Idaho from prehistoric times to the present.
610 N. Julia Davis Drive, Boise 83702
(208) 334-2120
Learn about Idaho

MK Nature Center
A one-of-a-kind fish and wildlife experience on a 4.6-acre site along the Boise River Greenbelt.
600 South Walnut, Boise 83712
(208) 334-2225
Explore here

Old Idaho Penitentiary
Explore over 100 years of Idaho’s unique prison history through a variety of exhibits and tours. Relive the daily routines, daring escapes, and scandals of inmates, guards and others who lived and worked at the Old Pen.
2445 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise 83712
(208) 334-2844
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Oregon Trail Reserve
A 66-acre site in southeast Boise featuring a scenic view of the Boise Front and the historic Kelton Ramp, a path forged by overland travelers heading down the rim to the Boise River.
4500 E Lake Forest Drive, Boise 83716
(208) 608-7600
Discover here

Oregon Trailhead
This Historic Oregon Trail trailhead and interpretive kiosk is located on State Highway (SH)-21. Access the Oregon Trail ruts and enjoy hiking, mountain biking, bird watching and equestrian riding.
Highway 21 & East Forest Lake Drive, Boise 83716
(208) 577-4580

World Center for Birds of Prey
Come explore and learn about birds of prey at our live bird presentations, multi-media shows and hands-on activities for children of all ages.
5668 West Flying Hawk Lane, Boise 83709
(208) 362-8687
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Historic Bown House
A restored two story sandstone pioneer home built along the Oregon Trail in 1879 by Joseph and Temperance Bown. Free public tours on the first Saturday of each month. Located on the campus of Riverside Elementary School. Located on the campus of Riverside Elementary School.
2100 E. Victory Road, Boise 83706
(208) 377-4327
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Zoo Boise
Zoo Boise connects visitors with animals to inspire and involve our community in the conservation of wildlife worldwide.
355 Julia Davis Drive, Boise 83702
(208) 384-4260
Explore here


Art Galleries 

Art Source Gallery
Art Source Gallery is an artist-owned gallery featuring the works of 44 Idaho artists. Also at: Concourse “B” at the Boise Air Terminal
1015 W Main Street, Boise 83702
(208) 331-3374
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Boise Art Glass
Glass blowing studio and gallery that features the work of 15 local artists, classes and demonstrations.
530 W. Myrtle Street, Boise 83702
(208) 345-1825
Discover them

Student Union Fine Arts Gallery
The Student Union Fine Arts program provides multiple venues and events for the visual and performing arts in an educational atmosphere to support the personal growth, intellectual development and enrichment of individuals' lives.
1700 University Drive, Boise 83725
(208) 426-1242
Explore their website

Gallery five 18
A contemporary gallery setting featuring local and regional artists; exhibit openings every First Thursday, 5-9pm. Gallery Hours: Tuesday - Friday, 11am-6pm; Saturday 10am-3pm
518 Americana Boulevard, Boise ID 83702
(208) 342-3773
Say hello

Gallery 601
Representing nationally and internationally known artists, we specialize in retail sales of original works, graphics, and fine art limited editions; we also provide creative custom framing to museum standards.
211 North 10th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 336-5899
Learn about them

Lee Gallery
Dedicated to the discovery, promotion and exhibition of conceptually based work by emerging artists.
409 S. 8th Street #101, Boise 83702
(208) 345-1120
Visit them here 

NfiniT Gallery
NfiniT Art Gallery is the newest fine art gallery in Boise, Idaho. Located downtown of BoDo 8th Street Marketplace, you'll find the best fine art Idaho has including watercolor, paintings, drawings, jewelry, sculpture, fused glass, and etched glassware.
405 S. 8th Street ~ Boise, ID 83702
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Plein Air Painters
A group of artists dedicated to the advancement of on-location painting in Idaho.
Find them here

R Grey Gallery
Featuring jewelry, art glass, furniture and more from over 130 American artists. “You imagine it... we create it!”
415 South 8th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 385-9337
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Que Pasa Gallery
409 S. 8th Street, Suite 99, Boise 83702
(208) 385-9018

Stewart Gallery
Exhibiting outstanding and groundbreaking contemporary art by nationally and internationally established and emerging artists.
1110 West Jefferson Street, Boise 83702
(208) 433-0593
Their website here

The Art of Ward Hooper
The art of Ward Hooper is distinctly Idaho. The gallery features the artist's work in the “Vintage” style.
745 W. Idaho Street, Boise 83702
(208) 287-8150
Discover Ward Hooper

Treasure Valley Artists Alliance
Creating community, connections, and collaborations. P.O. Box 6348, Boise 83707
P.O. Box 6348, Boise 83707
Say hello


Artist Guilds & Societies 

Idaho Photographic Workshop
A diverse group of photographers sharing and learning all things about photography – amateur to professional level.
(208) 344-2372
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Idaho Watercolor Society
Supports and promotes aqua media for amateurs to professionals within Idaho.
Discover them here

Idaho Woodcarvers Guild
Encourages and promotes the art and craft of woodcarving, woodturning, woodburning and marquetry.
Visit them here

Southwest Idaho Woodturners
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Treasure Valley Scrollers
The Treasure Valley Scrollers club supports a wide range of club activities and the development of woodworking techniques, such as fret work, intarsia, segmentation, and inlay.
6649 S. Lunar Avenue - Boise, ID 83709
(208) 562-1044
Visit their website

Treasure Valley Artists Alliance
Creating community, connections, and collaborations.
P.O. Box 6348, Boise 83707
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Community Centers 

Boise City Community Center
Operated by Boise City Parks & Recreation, Fort Boise Community Center is a cultural and fitness center open to children and adults. The center features two dance studios, a 4500-square-foot art center, a Teen Activity Center, gymnasium, and fitness room. 
700 Robbins Road, Boise 83702
(208) 608-7680
Find out more here

Boise City School Community Centers
These centers include art rooms with kilns, dance studios and fee-based programs for children and adults. Free after-school drop-in activities for kids in grades 4-6 will feature fitness and art programs, homework assistance and a healthy snack provided by the Idaho Foodbank. Teens will enjoy computer stations, a big-screen TV, and interactive video games. Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.

Grace Jordan Community Center
6411 W. Fairfield Ave., Boise 83709
(208) 854-4910

Morley Nelson Community Center
7701 W. Northview Street, Boise 83704
(208) 854-4917

Whitney Community Center
1609 S. Owyhee Street, Boise 83705
(208) 854-6625
For more information


Cultural Organizations 

Boise Studio
Studio Boise offers two fully equipped photography studios available for rent (along with studio equipment, cameras, and lenses) for you to execute a professional photo shoot. We aim to promote local artists by hosting quarterly gallery exhibits and providing a collaborative community space for artists.
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Global Lounge

We build culturally infused communities through preservation, education, engagement, and mentorship in the arts and humanities.
Location - 1050 W. State Street, Boise, ID 83702 (Treasure Valley YMCA);
Mail - P.O. Box 8785, Boise 83707
(208) 918-7870
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Idaho Chinese Cultural & Business Center
Providing our children with a sense of pride in Chinese heritage and improving Idaho through economic and social advancements.
P.O. Box 4624, Boise, ID 83711
(208) 850-3153
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Idaho Japanese Association
Working to improve communication among Japanese people in Idaho, and to promote local awareness of and education about Japanese culture.
(208) 860-4536
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Idaho Korean Association
IKA’s mission is to increase awareness of Korean culture, provide a foundation for second-generation Koreans to learn Korean culture and heritage, and promote stronger integration and contribution of Koreans to the local community.
1200 W. Pine Ave., Meridian 83642
(208) 602-1511 / (208) 440-1049

Idaho Office for Refugees
Promotes mutual understanding between refugees and the larger community by sharing information, encouraging social interaction and developing opportunities for refugees to participate in all aspects of community life.
1607 W. Jefferson, Boise 83702
(208) 336-4222
Discover more here

Native American Coalition of Boise
A social organization founded in 1989 that meets on a monthly basis. Please call for more information.
P.O. Box 190301 Boise, ID 83719
(208) 376-4133


Government Arts & Cultural Organizations 

Boise Department of Arts and History
Established by city ordinance to enhance the Boise community by providing leadership, advocacy, education, services and support for arts and history.
150 N. Capitol Blvd., Boise 83702
(208) 608-7050
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Boise City Historic Preservation
Dedicated to promoting Boise’s educational, cultural and economic welfare through the preservation of the city’s historic properties.
150 N. Capitol Blvd., Boise 83702
(208) 395-7840
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Idaho Commission on the Arts
Established by state law to stimulate and encourage the study and presentation of the arts, public interest and participation in the arts, and freedom of artistic expression.
2410 N. Old Penitentiary Rd., Boise 83712
(208) 334-2119
Learn more about it

Idaho Film Office
Stimulating the growth of the media production industry in Idaho by providing information, filmmaker assistance and workforce development opportunities.
700 West State Street, Boise 83720
(208) 334-2470
For more information 

Idaho Humanities Council
Seeking to connect Idahoans to programs, grant opportunities and resources that promote greater public awareness, appreciation and understanding of literature, history, philosophy, jurisprudence, and other humanities disciplines.
217 W. State Street, Boise 83702
(208) 345-5346
Connect here

Idaho State Historical Society
An extraordinary system of cultural and historic resources comprised of the Idaho State Historical Museum, State Archives, State Historic Preservation Office and Historic Sites Program.
2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise 83712
(208) 334-2682
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Historical Research 

Idaho State Archives
Explore Idaho and Pacific Northwest history through maps, documents, photos and records.
2205 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise 83712
(208) 334-2620
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Idaho State Historic Preservation Office
A leader in preserving Idaho’s historic, architectural and archaeological places.
210 Main Street, Boise 83702
(208) 334-3847
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Dedicated to creating strong local identities through innovative design and planning strategies with a commitment to building community consensus.
417 South 13th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 336-1438
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Preservation Idaho
Preservation Idaho is dedicated to preserving the state's historic and cultural resources through education and advocacy.
P.O. Box 1495, Boise 83701-1495
(208) 424-5111
Learn more 

Preservation Solutions
Preservation Solutions LLC is dedicated to streamlining the historic preservation process and speaks the languages of government officials, architects, developers, and private property owners. Services include cultural resource survey, National Register nominations, historic tax credits, federal compliance procedures, historical research, and other preservation planning consulting.
1011 East Jefferson Street, Boise, ID 83712
(816) 225-5605
More here

Stevens Historical Research Associates
Extensive experience in archival research with a focus on land use and environmental history and an ability to uncover rare or unusual documents that always exceeds clients’ expectations. Jennifer Stevens, Ph.D.
500 West Idaho Street, Suite 220, Boise 87302
(208) 850-1553
Explore them here

TAG Historical Research
Providing professional historical research for federal, state and local government agencies, as well as non-profit organizations, private businesses and individual clients.
401 West Idaho Street, Suite B, Boise 83702
(208) 338-1014
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Literary Arts 

Big Tree Arts
Big Tree Arts brings poetry slams, writing and performance workshops, and world-class poets to Boise.
2002 E. Goodman Ct., Boise 83712
(208) 426-0383
Discover them here

Ada Community Library
10664 W. Victory Road, Boise 83709
(208) 362-0181
Find out more

Boise Public Libraries

Main: 715 S. Capitol Blvd, Boise 83702 (208) 384-4076
Cole & Ustick: 7557 W. Ustick Road, Boise 83704 (208) 570-6900
Collister: 4724 W. State Street, Boise 83703 (208) 562-4995
Hillcrest: 5246 W. Overland Road, Boise 83705 (208) 562-4996
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The Cabin
A nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire and celebrate a love of reading, writing and discourse.
801 S. Capitol Boulevard, Boise 83702
(208) 331-8000
Experience them here


Local Arts Businesses: Bookstores and Film 

Rainbow Books
Incredible selection of used books with a friendly, knowledgeable staff.
1310 W. State Street, Boise 83702
(208) 336-2230
Explore them here

Rediscovered Books
Books and people meet at author events, book clubs and writers groups at the Rediscovered Bookshop, a local, independent bookstore in the heart of downtown Boise.
180 N. 8th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 376-4229
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Trip Taylor Bookseller
Thousands of books in a wide variety of subjects; capable customer service department and experienced staff ready to assist you.
210 North 10th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 344-3311

The Flicks
Featuring independent, foreign and art films in 4 movie auditoriums, a cafe with patio and indoor fireside dining and a DVD rental shop.
646 Fulton Street, Boise 83702
(208) 342-4222
For more information


Local Arts Businesses: Studio Instruction 

Art Center
Operated by Boise City Parks & Recreation, the Art Center is located at the Fort Boise Community Center and features two dance studios; a ceramics studio, high-fire kiln, 14 potter's wheels, and a glaze room; classrooms for painting, drawing, and crafts; and a black-and-white photography lab.
700 Robbins Road, Boise 83702
(208) 608-7689
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Bringing art classes and supplies, free of charge, to disadvantaged, at-risk and other children and teens who have limited or no other access to arts.
1674 Hill Road, Suite 19, Boise 83702
(208) 331-2500 

Select from over 300 unique unfinished pottery pieces and paint your own masterpiece!
1002 South Vista Avenue, Boise 83705
(208) 342-3822
For more here

Cole/Marr Photography
If you have a passion for photography, we can help your vision soar.
404 South 8th Street Suite #L100, Boise 83702
(208) 336-7630
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The Sculpture Studio
Offering multidiscipline workshops and hands-on education to artists of all levels in an open, fun, and non-judgmental atmosphere.
504 East 45th Street, #11 - Garden City, ID 83714
(208) 867-9922
Say hello

Idaho Art Classes
Artist Kevin McCain presents regularly scheduled drawing and painting workshops to students ages 14 and up; workshops are held at the artist's studio and also on location at some of Idaho's most beautiful and unique areas.
4100 N. Pennfield Place, Boise ID 83713
(480) 309-0039
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Kay Seurat Studios
Kay creates one-of-a-kind jewelry and offers classes in metalsmithing, metal clay and other subjects and techniques related to the creation of jewelry; open studios are also available.
1509 Latimer Street - Boise, ID 83705
(208) 336-3914
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The Potters Center
Clay studio, pottery classes in wheel throwing and hand-building, studio space, supplies and gallery offering a venue for Idaho’s potters to show and sell their original works.
110 Ellen Street, Boise 83714
(208) 378-1112
Discover them here

Wingtip Press
Treasure Valley’s community printmaking studio offering workshops, studio time, print exchanges, exhibitions and roaming print and play.
6940 Butte Court, Boise 83704
(208) 447-8457
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Local Arts Businesses: Public and Retail Markets 

Art Factory
Canvas/Cocktails/Hors D’oeuvres/Fun
405 S. 8th Street, Suite 109, Boise 87302
(208) 794-0758
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Art Glass ETC
A family run gallery representing 16 local Idaho artists. ALL handmade products including blown glass, jewelry, kids’ clothes, tie dye, soaps, ceramics and more!
280 N. 8th Street, Suite 138A, Boise 87302
(208) 794-3265
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Capital City Public Market
Idaho’s premier outdoor market featuring locally grown produce, herbs and flowers, and local art.
Downtown Boise: 8th & Idaho to the Grove Plaza Saturdays, 9:30am to 1:30pm, mid-April through mid-December
8th & Idaho, Boise 83702
(208) 345-9287
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Dunia Marketplace
Dunia Marketplace is a non-profit organization that provides vital and fair income to disadvantaged people from developing countries, local refugee groups, and local non-profit groups through marketing their handicrafts and telling their stories in North America.
1609 North 13th Street ~ Boise, ID 83702
(208) 333-0535
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East End Market
A Sunday green market featuring local and regional produce and foods, art and artisans, Idaho wines, music, entertainment and community activities.
Bown Way between Parkcenter & Boise Avenue Sundays, 10:00am–2:00pm (early-May through late-September)
Bown Way, Boise, 83706
(208) 331-3400 

Indie Made
A unique artisan collective featuring the work of over 30 local artists and crafters.
108 North 6th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 342-0804

Legacy Glass Art
A working stained glass studio that offers personal designs, classes, art glass & supplies and lots of encouragement for artists.
1407 West Jefferson Street, Boise 83702
(208) 336-3040
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The Record Exchange
The Record Exchange is Idaho’s largest independent music store, steadfastly expanding Idaho’s musical boundaries for over 34 years.
1105 W. Idaho Street, Boise 83702
(208) 344-8010
Say hello


Performing Arts: Dance 

Balance Dance Company
A contemporary youth company that works with several choreographers every season, both local and national.
854 W Fulton Street, Boise 83702
(208) 891-8704
Visit their website

Ballet Idaho
Ballet Idaho provides important artistic opportunities and experiences that greatly enrich the creative vitality of our community.
501 S. 8th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 343-0556
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Idaho Dance Theatre
Bringing the best in contemporary dance to the stage with challenging, athletic movement and innovative choreography.
405 S. 8th Street, Suite 363, Boise 83702
(208) 331-9592
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LED is a collaborative arts organization which blends original live music, dance, and multimedia elements to transform traditional and nontraditional venues into visceral worlds.
1245 N. Cumberland Drive, Boise ID 83704
(720) 470-0396
For more information

Off Center Dance
Off Center Dance is a contemporary modern dance company established in 2008. The company's main objectives are to create new works by Idaho and nationally recognized choreographers and to encourage Idaho dancers to continue their craft.
6507 Butte Street - Boise, ID 83704
(208) 869-9355
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Student Union Performance Series
The Student Union Fine Arts program provides multiple venues and events for the visual and performing arts in an educational atmosphere to support the personal growth, intellectual development and enrichment of individuals' lives.
1700 University Drive, Boise 83725
(208) 426-1242
For more here


Performing Arts: Music 

Boise Baroque Orchestra
Bringing the best of the baroque and classical repertoire to the Treasure Valley.
P.O. Box 45937, Boise 83711
(208) 891-1300
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Boise Blues Society
Bringing the blues in all its forms to fans of all ages, promoting the blues as an American art form, and educating members and the public about the history and role of the blues in our collective culture.
2311 South Atlantic Street, Boise 83705
(208) 631-9476
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Boise Jazz Society
A partnership engaging the Boise community with Boise State University’s Department of Music to promote of the art of jazz.
1910 University Drive, Boise 83725
(208) 426-3498
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Boise Philharmonic
Come hear your orchestra unleashed!
516 S. 9th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 344-7849
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Go Listen Boise
Fostering a vibrant and diverse musical culture in the Boise area.
Say hello

Opera Idaho
Producing opera of the highest professional standard in Boise and throughout Idaho. Experience Opera—it will surprise you!
513 S. 8th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 345-3531
Browse their website

Radio Boise
Community radio for Boise and beyond.
1020 W Main Street, Suite #200, Boise 83702
(208) 258-2072
Connect here


Performing Arts: Theater 

Alley Repertory Theater
Producing innovative theater that connects professional artists with thinking audiences.
3638 Osage Street, Garden City 83714
(208) 388-4278
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Boise Contemporary Theater
A professional theater company committed to performing exclusively contemporary work.
854 Fulton Street, Boise 83702
(208) 331-9224
Find out more

Boise Little Theater
An all volunteer, non-profit community theater producing plays in all genres with an unwavering dedication to amateur theatrical quality.
100 E Fort Street, Boise 83712
(208) 342-5104
Say hello

Broadway in Boise
The Morrison Center is proud to present some of Broadway’s hottest shows through the Fred Meyer Broadway in Boise season.
2201 West Cesar Chavez Lane, Boise 83725
(208) 426-1609
More information

Idaho Shakespeare Festival
Idaho's premier professional theater group performing at a state-of-the-art outdoor amphitheater and providing educational programs to more than 50,000 students each year. Admin: (208) 429-9908 Box Office: (208) 336-9221
5657 Warm Springs Ave., Boise 83716
Box Office - (208) 336-9221; Admin. office (208) 429-9908
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Knock Em Dead Theatre
Knock 'em Dead (KED) offers a unique theater experience with shows ranging from musical comedy to avant-garde drama to some not-so-familiar shows that are popular on the American and European stages.
415 E Parkcenter Boulevard, Boise 83706
(208) 385-0021
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Red Light Variety Show
The hippest, sexiest, smartest, seasonal showcase around.
4464 Chinden Boulevard, Suite A ~ Garden City, ID 83714
(208) 353-0126
Visit their website

Stage Coach Theatre
Bringing quality contemporary live theater that reflects and celebrates the human spirit for, by and accessible to the community.
4802 Emerald, Boise 83706
(208) 342-2000
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Performing Arts: Music & Performance Instruction 

Boise Rock School
An independent, local school that helps kids find their passions. And we rock!
1404 West Idaho, Boise 83702
(208) 559-0065
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Esther Simplot Performing Arts Academy
Boise Philharmonic Youth Orchestra - sponsored by Boise Philharmonic ( Ballet Idaho Academy of Dance - sponsored by Ballet Idaho ( Opera Idaho Children’s Chorus - sponsored by Opera Idaho ( Where art blossoms with each season.
516 South 9th Street Boise, 83702-7172
(208) 345-9116
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Idaho Shakespeare Festival Community Education
Presenting year-round outreach programs: School of Theater and Camp Shakespeare.
(208) 429-9908
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Metamorphosis Performing Arts Studio
Year-round private and group vocal, acting, and performance instruction for children and adults.
511 Main Street, Boise 87302
(208) 697-4703
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Treasure Valley Institute for Children's Arts
Providing meaningful experiences in the arts by inspiring children to develop attitudes and values that contribute to a strong sense of community, humanity and good will.
314 S 9th Street, Suite 100, Boise 83702
(208) 344-2220
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Boise Cloggers
For ages four to adult at all different skill levels; clogging is a high energy percussive dance that maintains its status of a true American folk dance.
2840 Wildwood Street, Boise 83713
(208) 939-530
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Capital City Ballet Center
A complete focused program of classical ballet for ages three to adult taught by teachers with extensive professional experience.
8749 West Hackamore Drive, Boise 87309
(208) 378-9752
More here

Dance is Everything
Teaching ballet, tap, jazz, & hip-hop for children ages 3 to 12 years.
1524 Vista Ave., Suite #2, Boise 83705
(208) 429-6533
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Dance Necessities
A ballroom dance studio committed to teaching ballroom and social dancing to ladies and gentlemen of all ages, specializing in those who have never danced before.
6143 Corporal Lane, Boise 83704
(208) 322-2517
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Dance Unlimited
Fill your heart with dance one step at a time.
11489 West Fairview Avenue, Boise 83713
(208) 322-8082
More information

Heirloom Dance Studio
Bringing Swing, Latin, and Ballroom Dancing to the Treasure Valley.
108 North 6th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 871-6352
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Irish Dance Idaho
Irish dance troupe focused on the performing arts and dedicated to sharing culture and building community.
1909 Wildwood, Boise 83713
(208) 323-7590
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Killarney Irish Dance
The Killarney Irish Dance Company is dedicated to promoting excellence in the art and sport of Irish Dancing, providing an atmosphere of encouragement and positive discipline at all levels, and developing an appreciation of an important cultural art form as a testament to the rich and diverse culture of Irish dance in the United States.
6141 W. Corporal Lane, Boise ID 83704
(208) 377-0580
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Pat Harris School of Dance
Providing a strong foundation and passion of dance in our students for over 40 years.
Broadway Dance Center 893 East Boise Avenue, Boise 83706
1225 McKinney, Boise 83704
(208) 375-3255
For more here

Ballet Idaho Academy of Dance
Ballet Idaho offers classes for students of all ages and abilities, from age three through adult, beginner to professional and in genres ranging from ballet and jazz, to hip-hop, Zumba and Tone & Stretch.
501 South 8th Street, Suite #A
(208) 343-0556
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Egyptian Theater
A cherished historical landmark and a lovingly restored venue for concerts, opera performances, guest speakers, film and more.
700 West Main Street, Boise 83702
(208) 345-0454
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Go Listen Boise - Venues page
Go Listen Boise is a non-profit, all volunteer organization with the mission of fostering a vibrant and diverse musical culture in the Boise area.
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Knitting Factory
A 1,000-capacity concert venue featuring top performers from around the world as well as dance parties and sporting events.
416 S. 9th Street, Boise 83702
(208) 367-1212
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Linen Building
Built in 1910 originally as the American Laundry Building, now transformed into an environmentally friendly special events center and art gallery.
1402 W. Grove Street, Boise 83702
(208) 385-0111
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Velma Morrison Center for Performing Arts
A 2,037-seat center located on the campus of Boise State University that each year hosts hundreds of enriching and educational programs and events.
2201 Cesar Chavez Lane, Boise 83725
(208) 426-1609
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Visual Arts Collective
A mixed-use contemporary facility presenting visual and performance art, film, music and theater.
3638 Osage Street, Garden City, 83714
(208) 424-8297
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