Description

On February 4, 2020, the Nevada State Museum opens its doors for free to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Carson City Mint producing its first coins.

At 10:00 am we will open the historic front doors for visitors and have a ‘First Strike’ Ceremony at Coin Press No. 1

At 11:00 am we will gather inside a heated tent in the parking lot for comments from local dignitaries and a keynote address from David J. Ryder, Director of the U.S. Mint.

At 12:00 pm Coin Press No. 1 will start minting the new Sesquicentennial Medallion. There will also be food available in the concourse.

At 1:00 pm we will be serving cake made by the Carson High School Culinary CTE class.

Minting will continue until 4:00 pm.

There will be short tours of the Mint building available from 10:00 am-3:00 pm.

Details

02/04/2020 10:00:0002/04/2020 16:00:00America/Los_AngelesCarson City Mint 150th Anniversary CelebrationReno, NV
Event StartsEvent Ends
02/04/202002/04/2020
All Day Event
10:00am4:00pm