The purpose of the society is to investigate and reserve 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.

Volunteer Opportunities

There are many exciting opportunities at the Museum for those who would like to participate in preserving Owyhee County’s unique History.

You can find additional information about the Owyhee County Museum and Library by visiting their website – Owyhee County Historical Museum and Library.


Mailing Address:
PO Box 67
Murphy, ID 83650

17085 Basey Street
Murphy, ID 83650

Phone: 208-495-2319

Fax: 208-495-9824