Ten years in the planning, this city art museum opened in October of 2002 as a cooperative effort between the city of Idaho Falls and the Eagle Rock Art Guild. First conceived by members of the Eagle Rock Art Guild, they created a building committee, began fundraising began building the facility, with the time, effort and money of many local artists, foundations, corporations and citizens. The Guild gifted the completed building to the city. The museum's focus is to serve the region as an art museum and to house the Eagle Rock Art Guild and its community programs. Museum hours are Tue.-Sat. 11 a.m.-5 p.m.