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…

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…

Pardon Our Dust!

If you have been to the museum lately, you may have observed some creativity in progress! Our team has been working on our upcoming temporary exhibit, The 1860s: The Decade that Made Nevada. Come down today to watch them work and ask questions, or starting next weekend to enjoy the exhibit!

Guess this Vehicle!

What do you get when dinosaurs crash their cars? Tyrannosaurus wrecks! We have a variety of amazing exhibits available for any savvy car enthusiasts looking for something interesting. Bonus points for anyone who can guess the model of this vehicle in the comments! Pictured are Clarence Shipley, Tom and Harry Corkill preparing their vehicle for…