The purpose of the society is to investigate and preserve for future generations any kind of historical records, documents, sites building, articles, oral histories and artifacts pertaining to Owyhee County, to provide a library and museum complex, to promote interests in and a concern for Owyhee County history.

 Library available through appointment only.

OCHS Contact Information:

17085 Basey St
Murphy, ID 83650

Phone: 208.495.2319
Fax: 208.495.9824

Need a specific staff member or department? Please visit the “Board & Staff” page to find more information!