Newlands Exhibit Open Now

The wait is finally over, and our new permanent exhibit is up and running! Come and learn all about the Newlands Project, America’s first federal reclamation effort, from its inception to today!

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!

Looking for Treasure?

Rather than heading out with a shovel to find treasures, we suggest coming in to the museum during our Estate Sale, which starts Friday, February 4 and runs through Sunday, February 6. We will have all sorts of unique items on offer! Please note that we are not selling our collections items! All items for…

Second Semester in Full Swing

With WNC resuming classes yesterday, the second semester is in full swing all over Fallon. If you’re out of school and want to reminisce, you can do more than just look at this photo of WNC from 1981. You can come in and check out our temporary schools exhibit!

Rocks, Rocks, Rocks!

We have had a sincere appreciation for our region’s geology for decades! If you are someone that loves geodes, crystals, or rocks, you have to see our geology wall! We have specimens from all over the West! Pictured below are past museum staff helping paint rocks for a museum exhibit. From the Churchill County Museum…

Backstage Renovations Starting

Today County Facilities is starting to renovate some of our backstage areas! Though this will help us a lot when it’s finished, in the meantime there may be construction sounds and disruption to some aspects of our work. If you need to get in contact with a particular member of staff, we suggest emailing rather…

Have You Had Your Morning Cup of Coffee?

In this day in age, it can feel impossible to get through the day without your cup of coffee. Why not spice up your morning brew with some Fallon pride! We have mugs all about the region for sale at our gift shop. We have designs on Lahontan Dam, The Cantaloupe Festival, and more! Pictured…