The Mission of the Owyhee County Historical Society is to preserve Owyhee County’s history for the future. The museum is an educational institution dedicated to collecting, preserving, studying, and interpreting the artifacts and the documents that tell the story of the people of the Owyhee County region with emphasis upon Owyhee County’s unique history and culture.

 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!