Beginning September 2, 2017, the temporary Visitor Center at Minidoka National Historic Site will be open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 am to 5 pm, as weather permits. The ground of the site will still be open seven days a week from sunrise to sunset for self-guided tours on the 1.6 mile walking trail with outdoor exhibits telling the history of the site. To schedule a guided tour of 10 or more people, please call Hanako Wakatsuki at 208-933-4125.
May 15, 2017
On May 29, 2017, the National Park Service is opening a temporary visitor center at what was once the Minidoka War Relocation Center, also known locally as Hunt Camp in Idaho. The temporary Visitor Center will open to the public for the summer season providing visitor services onsite for the first time ever. Hours will be from Memorial Day to Labor Day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. Guided tours will be available on Saturdays and Sundays at 10 a.m. with no reservations required for groups sized less than 12 people.