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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Canyon County, Idaho.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Canyon County, Idaho, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a Google map.

There are 46 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county. More may be added; properties and districts nationwide are added to the Register weekly.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.


Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 F. F. Beale House
May 14, 1993
(#93000386)
1802 Cleveland Boulevard
43°39′25″N 116°40′46″W / 43.656821°N 116.679326°W / 43.656821; -116.679326 (F. F. Beale House)
Caldwell
2 Blatchley Hall
March 8, 1978
(#78001055)
College of Idaho campus
43°39′09″N 116°40′31″W / 43.652404°N 116.675328°W / 43.652404; -116.675328 (Blatchley Hall)
Caldwell
3 Boise River and Canal Bridge
February 7, 2007
(#07000003)
Plymouth St.
43°41′20″N 116°41′13″W / 43.688899°N 116.686844°W / 43.688899; -116.686844 (Boise River and Canal Bridge)
Caldwell
4 Caldwell Carnegie Library
June 18, 1979
(#79000784)
1101 Cleveland Boulevard
43°39′44″N 116°41′10″W / 43.662172°N 116.686124°W / 43.662172; -116.686124 (Caldwell Carnegie Library)
Caldwell
5 Caldwell Historic District
July 19, 1982
(#82002509)
Roughly bounded by Railroad and Arthur Sts. and 7th and 9th Aves.
43°39′59″N 116°41′16″W / 43.666390°N 116.687872°W / 43.666390; -116.687872 (Caldwell Historic District)
Caldwell
6 Caldwell Odd Fellow Home for the Aged
November 17, 1982
(#82000322)
N. 14th Ave.
43°39′59″N 116°40′24″W / 43.666408°N 116.673251°W / 43.666408; -116.673251 (Caldwell Odd Fellow Home for the Aged)
Caldwell
7 Caldwell Residential Historic District
September 23, 2002
(#02001064)
Roughly bounded by Cleveland Boulevard, Everett St., S. 12th Ave., and S. 20th Ave.
43°39′28″N 116°40′56″W / 43.657885°N 116.682305°W / 43.657885; -116.682305 (Caldwell Residential Historic District)
Caldwell
8 E. H. Dewey Stores
E. H. Dewey Stores
November 17, 1982
(#82000323)
1013-1015 1st St., S.
43°34′47″N 116°33′41″W / 43.579646°N 116.561474°W / 43.579646; -116.561474 (E. H. Dewey Stores)
Nampa
9 Diversion Dam and Deer Flat Embankments
Diversion Dam and Deer Flat Embankments
March 15, 1976
(#76000666)
Southeast of Boise on the Boise River
43°34′26″N 116°42′23″W / 43.573889°N 116.706389°W / 43.573889; -116.706389 (Diversion Dam and Deer Flat Embankments)
Boise vicinity Extends into Ada County
10 Henry W. and Ida Frost Dorman House
July 5, 2000
(#00000756)
114 E. Logan St.
43°39′17″N 116°41′50″W / 43.654812°N 116.697274°W / 43.654812; -116.697274 (Henry W. and Ida Frost Dorman House)
Caldwell
11 Farmers and Merchants Bank
Farmers and Merchants Bank
May 13, 1976
(#76000670)
101 11th Ave., S.
43°34′46″N 116°33′40″W / 43.579534°N 116.561245°W / 43.579534; -116.561245 (Farmers and Merchants Bank)
Nampa
12 Fort Boise and Riverside Ferry Sites
Fort Boise and Riverside Ferry Sites
December 24, 1974
(#74000736)
Northwest of Parma on the Snake River
43°49′25″N 117°01′13″W / 43.823644°N 117.020383°W / 43.823644; -117.020383 (Fort Boise and Riverside Ferry Sites)
Parma vicinity
13 Guffey Butte – Black Butte Archeological District
Guffey Butte – Black Butte Archeological District
October 10, 1978
(#78001038)
Along approximately 34 miles (55 km) of the Snake River in Canyon, Ada, Owyhee, and Elmore counties
43°17′57″N 116°31′18″W / 43.299253°N 116.521777°W / 43.299253; -116.521777 (Guffey Butte – Black Butte Archeological District)
Grand View
14 Horse Barn
October 11, 1978
(#78001057)
Northeast of Nampa at Idaho State School and Hospital
43°36′12″N 116°31′32″W / 43.603228°N 116.525637°W / 43.603228; -116.525637 (Horse Barn)
Nampa
15 Ellen Houlder Farm
June 23, 1994
(#94000631)
Arena Valley Rd. (Route 2) west of Wilder
43°40′49″N 116°59′28″W / 43.680394°N 116.991113°W / 43.680394; -116.991113 (Ellen Houlder Farm)
Wilder
16 Idaho State Sanitarium Administration Building
November 17, 1982
(#82000324)
Northeast of Nampa on 11th Ave., N.
43°36′09″N 116°31′53″W / 43.602455°N 116.531301°W / 43.602455; -116.531301 (Idaho State Sanitarium Administration Building)
Nampa
17 Thomas K. Little House
August 18, 1980
(#80001295)
703 E. Belmont St.
43°40′08″N 116°41′08″W / 43.668829°N 116.685467°W / 43.668829; -116.685467 (Thomas K. Little House)
Caldwell
18 Jacob P. Lockman House
July 27, 2005
(#05000735)
23 9th Ave. N
43°34′58″N 116°33′40″W / 43.582903°N 116.561160°W / 43.582903; -116.561160 (Jacob P. Lockman House)
Nampa
19 Map Rock Petroglyphs Historic District
November 15, 1982
(#82000325)
Map Rock Rd.
43°25′16″N 116°42′17″W / 43.421078°N 116.704667°W / 43.421078; -116.704667 (Map Rock Petroglyphs Historic District)
Givens Hot Springs
20 Mercy Hospital
August 19, 2014
(#14000504)
1615 8th St., S.
43°34′12″N 116°33′45″W / 43.569987°N 116.562380°W / 43.569987; -116.562380 (Mercy Hospital)
Nampa Demolished in 2016
21 Middleton Substation
May 7, 1973
(#73000683)
State Highway 44
43°42′23″N 116°37′07″W / 43.706344°N 116.618536°W / 43.706344; -116.618536 (Middleton Substation)
Middleton
22 Nampa American Legion Chateau
Nampa American Legion Chateau
November 17, 1982
(#82000326)
1508 2nd St., S.
43°34′33″N 116°33′26″W / 43.575885°N 116.557086°W / 43.575885; -116.557086 (Nampa American Legion Chateau)
Nampa
23 Nampa and Meridian Irrigation District Office
Nampa and Meridian Irrigation District Office
November 17, 1982
(#82000329)
1503 1st St., S.
43°34′35″N 116°33′24″W / 43.576413°N 116.556612°W / 43.576413; -116.556612 (Nampa and Meridian Irrigation District Office)
Nampa
24 Nampa City Hall
Nampa City Hall
May 9, 1985
(#85000967)
203 12th Ave., S.
43°34′41″N 116°33′41″W / 43.578051°N 116.561293°W / 43.578051; -116.561293 (Nampa City Hall)
Nampa Demolished in 1991
25 Nampa Department Store
November 17, 1982
(#82000327)
1st St., S. and 13th Ave.
43°34′40″N 116°33′31″W / 43.577765°N 116.558715°W / 43.577765; -116.558715 (Nampa Department Store)
Nampa
26 Nampa Depot
Nampa Depot
November 3, 1972
(#72000438)
12th Ave. and Front St.
43°34′47″N 116°33′31″W / 43.579609°N 116.558675°W / 43.579609; -116.558675 (Nampa Depot)
Nampa
27 Nampa First Methodist Episcopal Church
November 17, 1982
(#82000328)
12th Ave., S. and 4th St.
43°34′34″N 116°33′46″W / 43.576210°N 116.562746°W / 43.576210; -116.562746 (Nampa First Methodist Episcopal Church)
Nampa
28 Nampa Historic District
Nampa Historic District
August 18, 1983
(#83000284)
1200 and 1300 blocks S. 1st St.
43°34′41″N 116°33′31″W / 43.578034°N 116.558694°W / 43.578034; -116.558694 (Nampa Historic District)
Nampa
29 Nampa Presbyterian Church
Nampa Presbyterian Church
November 17, 1982
(#82000330)
2nd St. and 15th Ave., S.
43°34′33″N 116°33′29″W / 43.575889°N 116.558007°W / 43.575889; -116.558007 (Nampa Presbyterian Church)
Nampa
30 Nampa Valley Grange No.131
Nampa Valley Grange No.131
February 13, 2013
(#13000002)
203 5th Ave., S.
43°34′59″N 116°34′07″W / 43.583062°N 116.568552°W / 43.583062; -116.568552 (Nampa Valley Grange No.131)
Nampa
31 North Caldwell Historic District
September 5, 1979
(#79000785)
9th, Albany, and Belmont Sts.
43°40′01″N 116°41′03″W / 43.667064°N 116.684258°W / 43.667064; -116.684258 (North Caldwell Historic District)
Caldwell
32 George Obendorf Gothic Arch Truss Barn
George Obendorf Gothic Arch Truss Barn
October 28, 1999
(#99001278)
24047 Batt Corner Rd.
43°43′14″N 116°55′23″W / 43.720474°N 116.922969°W / 43.720474; -116.922969 (George Obendorf Gothic Arch Truss Barn)
Wilder vicinity
33 Old Nampa Neighborhood Historic District
March 21, 2007
(#07000164)
Roughly bounded by 4th Ave., S, 4th St., S, 11th Ave., S, and 9th St., S.
43°34′41″N 116°34′10″W / 43.578120°N 116.569400°W / 43.578120; -116.569400 (Old Nampa Neighborhood Historic District)
Nampa
34 Peckham Barn
Peckham Barn
October 7, 1982
(#82000389)
North of Wilder on U.S. Route 95
43°41′01″N 116°54′37″W / 43.683597°N 116.910336°W / 43.683597; -116.910336 (Peckham Barn)
Wilder vicinity
35 John C. Rice House
John C. Rice House
May 27, 1980
(#80001296)
1520 Cleveland Boulevard
43°39′31″N 116°40′55″W / 43.658583°N 116.681878°W / 43.658583; -116.681878 (John C. Rice House)
Caldwell Building apparently no longer exists.
36 Roswell Grade School
Roswell Grade School
November 17, 1982
(#82000331)
State Highway 18 and Stephan Lane
43°44′55″N 116°57′41″W / 43.748696°N 116.961497°W / 43.748696; -116.961497 (Roswell Grade School)
Roswell
37 Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Church
Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Church
November 17, 1982
(#82000334)
608 7th St.
43°47′15″N 116°56′17″W / 43.787473°N 116.938141°W / 43.787473; -116.938141 (Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Church)
Parma Building no longer exists.
38 St. Mary's Catholic Church
St. Mary's Catholic Church
November 17, 1982
(#82000332)
616 Dearborn St.
43°39′51″N 116°41′32″W / 43.664276°N 116.692252°W / 43.664276; -116.692252 (St. Mary's Catholic Church)
Caldwell
39 St. Paul's Rectory and Sisters' House
St. Paul's Rectory and Sisters' House
November 17, 1982
(#82000333)
810 15th Ave., S.
43°34′15″N 116°33′49″W / 43.570822°N 116.563663°W / 43.570822; -116.563663 (St. Paul's Rectory and Sisters' House)
Nampa Building no longer exists.
40 Sterry Hall
March 8, 1978
(#78001056)
College of Idaho campus
43°39′14″N 116°40′36″W / 43.653816°N 116.676745°W / 43.653816; -116.676745 (Sterry Hall)
Caldwell
41 A. K. Steunenberg House
November 17, 1982
(#82000335)
409 N. Kimball Ave.
43°40′09″N 116°41′02″W / 43.669193°N 116.683897°W / 43.669193; -116.683897 (A. K. Steunenberg House)
Caldwell
42 A. H. Stewart House
A. H. Stewart House
October 25, 1979
(#79000786)
3rd St. and Bates Ave
43°47′10″N 116°56′37″W / 43.786237°N 116.943682°W / 43.786237; -116.943682 (A. H. Stewart House)
Parma Building no longer exists.
43 Carrie Adell Strahorn Memorial Library
April 15, 1982
(#82002510)
College of Idaho campus
43°39′10″N 116°40′36″W / 43.652800°N 116.676786°W / 43.652800; -116.676786 (Carrie Adell Strahorn Memorial Library)
Caldwell
44 U.S. Post Office – Caldwell Main
March 16, 1989
(#89000131)
823 Arthur St.
43°39′55″N 116°41′14″W / 43.665299°N 116.687109°W / 43.665299; -116.687109 (U.S. Post Office – Caldwell Main)
Caldwell
45 U.S. Post Office – Nampa Main
U.S. Post Office – Nampa Main
March 16, 1989
(#89000132)
123 11th Ave., S.
43°34′45″N 116°33′42″W / 43.579160°N 116.561767°W / 43.579160; -116.561767 (U.S. Post Office – Nampa Main)
Nampa
46 Orton H. Wiley House
September 11, 1986
(#86002163)
524 E. Dewey Ave.
43°33′49″N 116°33′58″W / 43.563665°N 116.566071°W / 43.563665; -116.566071 (Orton H. Wiley House)
Nampa

Former listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Academy Building, College of Idaho
October 11, 1978
(#78001054)
January 31, 1986
1015 Albany St.
Caldwell

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