Estate Sale February 4-6

Missing rummage sale season? We’ve got good news for you! We’re holding another estate sale from Friday, February 4th through Sunday, February 6th. This three-day sale will contain objects donated to us to sell as well as office furniture or storage fixtures we are no longer using. NO collections items will be sold.

Schools of Churchill County Exhibit Open

Now that the semester has been over long enough for us all to catch our breath, now is a good time to look back and think about the history of schools in our county. Stop by the museum to experience our new temporary exhibit, Schools of Churchill County, and do just that!

Can you Survive the Lonely Road?

If you are looking for a fun activity to do this weekend, try the Highway 50 Survival Challenge! Make the drive along Highway 50, take in the desert scenery, get your free passport stamped in any 5 towns between Carson City and Ely, and come away with a certificate and beautiful pin! Wondering where to…

Meet The Family

Looking to reconnect with your roots? We can help! We have a large reference collection including many local family histories and obituaries, photographs, and access to Ancestry.com. Call us at 775-423-3677 or email mgoble@ccmuseum.org to make an appointment to come in and see if we can help you learn about your family’s history! The Sutherland…

Welcome to the Neighborhood, CC Comm!

We know some of the finishing touches are still being put on, but we wanted to welcome CC Comm’s offices to the south side of Maine Street! You’ve certainly come a long way (er… a little over half a mile, but you know what we mean) since you were in this building next to the…

Age of The Lost Lake

When you visit Lake Tahoe at any time of year, you can’t help but marvel at its beauty and size. But did you know it was once part of an even larger lake that included Pyramid Lake and most of Churchill County? It’s true! To learn more about it, come to the museum and check…