Wallace also has the notable distinction of being officially declared the Center of the Universe. The mayor of Wallace officially proclaimed it so in 2004 after finding that the EPA... - read more
Welcome to Historic Wallace. Wallace is the ideal base camp for you to explore the beauty and wonder of the Bitterroot Mountains. Click on the Recreation button to find the best that Mother Nature has to offer. Or for an adventure in town, click on Attractions for truly one of a kind experiences only available in Wallace, Idaho. Incredible history meets incredible beauty in this town. Surrounded by towering mountains, thick with pines and huckleberry bushes and crisscrossed with trails waiting to be explored, our warm and friendly residents are proud to welcome you to historic Wallace. You’re invited to tap into a motherlode of historic attractions that will captivate your imagination, thrill your senses, and transport you back to the days of the wild west (which lasted much longer around Wallace than most places). Enjoy truly unique museums and historical sites that tell the stories of the railroaders, miners, working class heroes, and even “working girls” that carved this beautiful gem of a town from the Bitterroot Mountains.