Nevada State Museum
Nevada Day Special Events:
The Nevada State Museum in Carson City celebrates the state's natural and cultural history, featuring the historic Carson City Mint.
Regular Museum Admission - Open Tuesday through Sunday*:
*The museum is closed Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years.
For more information, visit the museum's website or call 775.687.4810.
Nevada Railroad Museum
NEVADA DAY SPECIALS on 10/30/15 and 10/31/15!
Purchase tickets to ride the McKeen Motor Car at the Wabuska Depot at the Museum. Ages 12+: $8 | Children 4-11 & Museum Members: $4 | 3 & under: free
The Nevada State Railroad Museum preserves the railroad heritage of Nevada, including locomotives and cars of the famous Virginia & Truckee Railroad and other railroads of the Silver State. Many were bought from Hollywood studios, where they were made famous in movies and television shows. Among 65 locomotives and cars in the collection, 40 were built before 1900, and 31 pieces that operated on the V & T Railroad.
Museum activities consist of operation of historic railroad equipment, including train rides, handcar rides, and a variety of special events.
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