War Comes Home Open Now!

We’re proud to be hosting War Comes Home: The Legacy, a traveling exhibit all about the impact of war on service members and their families. Come to the museum until May 29th to view the full exhibit, enhanced with local stories, artifacts, and photos. If you can’t visit in person, or want to share the…

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…

International Museum Day

We often make somewhat tongue-in-cheek posts about how every holiday is best celebrated by visiting the museum, but today is International Museum Day, so we’re 100% justified this time! We’re open until 5pm today, so come visit!

Working on a Project?

The Churchill County Museum has an expansive collection of archives and we are more than happy to help you find something specific. Contact our archivist, Marilyn (mgoble@ccmuseum.org or 775-423-3677 ext. 1223) to schedule an appointment or see if we have the information you need! Pictured is the Churchill County Museum Research Room.

Mirrors: Unbroken, Ladders: Stored Safely, Black Cats: Not Permitted

Looking for somewhere safe to go this Friday the 13th? Try the museum! We are very good at keeping our mirrors unbroken, as evidenced by this 150-year-old beauty, all of our ladders are stored in staff-only areas where they cannot be walked under, and we only allow service animals so black cats must stay outside….