Mural Volunteers Wanted!

We’re moving on to our second mural in the Our Communities, Our Stories project, and we’re looking for volunteers to help us paint our rodeo scene! Details on the flyer below, or contact Marilyn (mgoble@ccmuseum.org, 775-423-3677 ext 1223) for more details! Alt text: Flyer entitled “Volunteer Painters Wanted! Churchill County Museum Mural. The left side…

Independent Retailer Month

Did you know July is Independent Retailer Month? We’re proud to be one of the many locally owned businesses here in Fallon and we have tons of local books and gifts available! Come check out our shop in person, or online here!

Children’s Activities At The Museum!

Attention parents and guardians of Churchill County, if you are looking for something to occupy your Parents and guardians of Churchill County: if you are looking for something to occupy your child’s free time, look no further! We have activities for little kids, teens, and everyone in between! Visit our exhibits page or call 775-423-3677…

INTERNATIONAL CAPS LOCK DAY

TODAY IS INTERNATIONAL CAPS LOCK DAY, WHICH MAY MAKE IT SEEM LIKE PEOPLE ARE SCREAMING ONLINE MORE THAN USUAL! IF YOU CAN’T STAND THE DIGITAL NOISE, COME INTO THE MUSEUM, WHERE ALL OF OUR LABELS WERE WRITTEN ON OTHER DAYS, AND SO USE THE MORE GENERALLY ACCEPTED MIX OF CASES!!!

One in a Mill-ion

We’re excited to say that our reproduction stamp mill is once again functional! So if you want to know more about how miners at the turn of the last century processed rock, we’ve got a cool button for you to push! Check out this video to see it at work:

The 1860s: The Decade that Made Nevada – In Previews Now!

Though we’re still finishing up some pieces, we’ve decided to open our newest temporary exhibit, The 1860s: The Decade that Made Nevada, a little early! Come and try out our new hands-on activities, including a mockup Pony Express station, as you learn about our state’s early history! The exhibit will be open through November, so…