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…

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…

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…