Department of Arts & History
The Boise City Department of Arts & History reinforces a sense of place, celebrates our community’s character, ensures exceptional arts, history, and cultural programming, and fosters placemaking with community context. Arts, history, and culture are catalysts for bringing people together—let’s fuel the fire.
Browse the Collections
Explore Boise's remarkable and diverse collection of public art, archives and artifacts.
Pursue grant funding, calls to artists and other open opportunities.
Experience Boise through a variety of cultural offerings.
James Castle House
Visit the unique spaces that inspired American artist, James Castle.
Send a Message to Arts and History
Thank you for your interest in the City of Boise's Arts and History department. Please fill out the form and a representative from Arts and History will be in touch with you.