Downtown Boise is the dynamic, prosperous
and vibrant urban center of the Treasure Valley. It serves as the
government, business, cultural and entertainment center for
southwest Idaho and eastern Oregon. In total 44,000 people
currently work in the downtown. Downtown is home to the Idaho
State Capitol, the Ada County Courthouse complex and Boise City
Hall. The downtown financial community houses regional offices for
US Bank, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Key Bank, and Washington
Mutual Bank, plus many more local banks and other investment and
Business services, retail shops,
restaurants, theaters, art galleries and event facilities are
weaved among office buildings, government institutions, historical
buildings, residential units, parking and open space—all
combining into a rich vertical and horizontal urban texture.
Downtown is a place to socialize, shop and reside.
The following links contain great
information on tourist related activities associated with Boise as
well as the state of Idaho..