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!!!
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:
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…
Today is the summer solstice, the longest day of the year, so get out and enjoy the sun! Just remember to protect your eyes like this very good doggo!
This one is for all the dads out there! Thank you for all of your hard work and the sacrifices you make for your families. We hope that today you get the chance to do whatever brings you joy. Happy Father’s Day!