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Idaho Potato Museum

130 NW Main St, Blackfoot, ID 83221-2239
+1 208-785-2517
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Fun Little Museum

A nice little find on our road trip. Inexpensive and a good stretch of the legs. My daughter... read more

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jmandrews2010
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Fun little museum

It's a few miles from the interstate, but it's worth the drive. Admission is a few dollars per... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
MaidenoftheSea
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Midway, Georgia
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  • Average13%
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130 NW Main St, Blackfoot, ID 83221-2239
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+1 208-785-2517
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A nice little find on our road trip. Inexpensive and a good stretch of the legs. My daughter enjoyed it and loved seeing the worlds largest Pringle.

Thank jmandrews2010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a few miles from the interstate, but it's worth the drive. Admission is a few dollars per person, but it's worth it. The museum has an outdoor portion (that's free) with old farming equipment. Indoors you will find some displays about potato farming, the...More

Thank MaidenoftheSea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this in the Weird USA book and since we were driving right by it on a recent trip, planned to stop. The people were nice - there were only 2 - the lady that took our entrance fee of $3.50 each and the...More

Thank ChspkeGirl65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit. Nice place for Rv to park in quiet little town. We had to get potato t-shirts! Don't forget to take your picture with the BIG 🥔 potato

Thank bsquare22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What could be more nifty than a museum devoted to the baked potato? But we left with a bad taste in our mouth after an discourteous remark from a staff member of the gift shop. "Where are you visiting from?" she asked. "New York City,"...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For the $4 entrance fee it's worth it ($3.50 with AAA, student or senior discount) and if you're from out of state you leave with a free box of mashed potatoes (potatahs for out of stateahs)! I liked learning the history of potatoes in Idaho...More

Thank LauraLazewski
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I were driving up I15 toward Idaho Falls, and saw the sign for this. We attempted to go on our drive South, but it was closed! Doors locked, and it was 945am! Their advertised opening, 6 days per week, was 930am. We...More

Thank JayLorraine
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Love to learn about locals history. Small little museum. Great to see all the displays. Gave us a gift when we finished.

2  Thank 109carmeng
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Tish is the name to know when you come here. She has collected a large amount of Idaho Historical gems and is excited and willing to take the time to introduce you to the culture. Freshly opened is their cafe for dining on and tasting...More

3  Thank Mommiiiiii
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is a small museum and was crowded during the first day of the Eastern Idaho State Fair. The parking was hard to get to since the parade was just letting out around lunch time. It was neat to see the big potato in front...More

2  Thank Jen S
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MariaPeccavi
Hi! Are you planning to be open around Thanksgiving? Thanks in advance!
7 October 2016|
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