New Year’s Day

After this last year, we’re all worried about 2021. At least we don’t have the ill omen that 1929 did! Anyway, our staff is hiding from this terrifying, 92-year-old baby and its massive sign so the museum is closed. We’ll be back open tomorrow!

Harriet Van Onacker Peraldo Oral History

This week’s oral history features Harriet Peraldo, a native of Belgium who lived through the Nazi occupation of her home town during WWII and came to Fallon as a war bride. Take a listen here!

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and happy holidays from the Churchill County Museum! May all your days be merry and bright! The museum is closed today, but will reopen tomorrow, the 26th. In this photo is a view of Maine Street at Christmas in 1970.

About Dan Ingram’s Memorial

At the family‚Äôs request, no services will be held for Dan Ingram, Churchill County Museum Director, who passed away earlier this month. Those wishing to make a financial contribution in his memory may do so at: Dan Ingram Memorial FundChurchill County Museum Associationc/o Churchill County Museum & Archives1050 S. Maine StreetFallon, NV 89406 Questions may…

CCM Welcome Carol Lloyd as Interim Director

Churchill County Library Director Carol Lloyd has been tapped to serve as the acting museum director while a national search is conducted to find a permanent director following the death of Dan Ingram earlier this month. County Manager Jim Barbee and Human Resources Director Geof Stark approached Lloyd with the proposal last week and she…