Welcome to Preservation Idaho’s tour of the Hyde Park Historic District in Boise. On this self-guided tour, you’ll learn about historic places, buildings and their architecture, and historic preservation efforts to preserve and protect this quintessential piece of Boise’s architectural history.
On this page, you’ll find a map pinpointing the location of eleven (11) tour stops. These stops are listed below beginning with an Introduction and ending with a Conclusion. When you reach the location indicated on the map, simply press play on the corresponding audio clip to hear your guide describe the location and its history. To view current and historic photos of this location, click the corresponding link labeled “View Photos” and scroll through the images.
This is a tour of both public and private places. Unless operating as a business, these sites are not open to the public. Please respect the privacy of homes and property owners while enjoying this tour from the public right-of-way.
Once purchased, you will have access to this tour for 48 Hours. We recommend accessing this tour on a mobile device and experiencing the tour in person. The tour can be enjoyed solo or with a group.
Please buy this tour to get full access to audio files and more info.