• View of the Monument across the Snake River

    Hagerman Fossil Beds

    National Monument Idaho


Visitor Center Operating Hours & Seasons

Summer Hours:

June 5 - September 30:

Open every day 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Winter Hours:

Beginning October 5th the Visitor Center will be

closed every Tuesday and Wednesday until June 4th.

The Visitor Center will be open Thursday through Monday from 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Please check back before you visit as schedules may change.

The Visitor Center is open all Federal Holidays except for Thanksgiving,

Christmas (12/24 -25), and New Years Day. We will be closed on these days.

Did You Know?

View of current wetlands

The Monument’s fossil record includes plants and animals that lived in the Hagerman area about 3.5 million years ago in a wet and mostly forested floodplain.