Coin Press No.1 Demonstrations01/16/202111:00am

Every Saturday from 11:00 am-3:00 pm we will provide minting demonstrations in the Historic Carson City Mint Building. Witness Coin Press No. 1, a 150 year old coin press, mint .999 fine silver commemorative medallions in the same building it produced […]

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Curator’s Corner01/20/20211:00pm

Curator’s Corner is a bi-weekly series that will feature a museum artifact or group of artifacts. Since 1941, the museum has collected and interpreted objects related to Nevada’s unique heritage, including historical, cultural, anthropological and […]

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Coin Press No.1 Demonstrations01/23/202111:00am

Every Saturday from 11:00 am-3:00 pm we will provide minting demonstrations in the Historic Carson City Mint Building. Witness Coin Press No. 1, a 150 year old coin press, mint .999 fine silver commemorative medallions in the same building it produced […]

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Frances Humphrey Lecture Series “Hair, Makeup, and Me” by Jan Loverin01/28/20216:30pm

Presentation: Putting on your face, or applying makeup, is an activity most women and some men do daily. Curator, Jan Loverin, explores a brief history of this ritual and its meanings - from protecting our eyes from sun glare, to understanding the […]

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Coin Press No.1 Demonstrations01/30/202111:00am

Every Saturday from 11:00 am-3:00 pm we will provide minting demonstrations in the Historic Carson City Mint Building. Witness Coin Press No. 1, a 150 year old coin press, mint .999 fine silver commemorative medallions in the same building it produced […]

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Curator’s Corner02/03/20211:00pm

Curator’s Corner is a bi-weekly series that will feature a museum artifact or group of artifacts. Since 1941, the museum has collected and interpreted objects related to Nevada’s unique heritage, including historical, cultural, anthropological and […]

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Online Family Fun Saturday: Chinese New Year02/13/202110:00am

Join us for an online educational event. Sonia Carlson and Mina Stafford will talk about the meaning of the traditions associated with Chinese New Year and teach you how to say Happy New Year in Chinese. After that we will make a drum inspired by a […]

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