The Mission of the Basque Museum & Cultural Center is to preserve, promote, and perpetuate Basque history and culture.
Join us for a showing of the Basque Film Soinujolearen Semea. This event is FREE and open to the public, and hosted by the Euskara Committee, Basque Museum, and Boise State University's Center for Basque Studies.
Join us for the 1st Thursday Annual Holiday Sale! Enjoy great discounts and find the perfect gift! Be sure to enjoy wine by the glass, fantastic pintxos, carols by the Ikastola students, and check out the museum galleries and Boardinghouse while you are here!
The Jacobs family home began being used as a Basque boardinghouse in 1910 and functioned in that capacity until 1969. First rented by the Galdos, Bicandi, and Uberuaga families, it was finally purchased by the Uberuagas in 1928 for the sum of $2,000.
Inner Strength: Portraits of Basque Women is now open! Join us in celebrating the quiet fortitude of Basque women in the American West.
Boiseko Ikastola features a unique curriculum that focuses on language acquisition and the development of reading, writing and math skills. Designed for both Basque and non-Basque children, all classes are taught in the Basque language, which the young students learn easily.
In June of 2005, the Department of Education conducted an education mission to the Basque Country. The purpose of the mission was to acquaint the delegation of Idaho teachers with the culture and history of the Basque Country and to reinforce the linkages that continue to connect families and communities in the Basque Country to the State of Idaho.
The Basque Museum & Cultural Center offers classes in Euskara, the Basque language.