Featured Exhibits

Historic Carson City Mint

Take a walk through time at the Nevada State Museum in Carson City. Your first step brings you into the former Carson City Mint building where coins were minted from 1870 to 1893 – – 57 issues of silver, all bearing the distinguishing “CC” mint mark. On display is the formidable Coin Press No. 1 ... Read More

Featured Exhibit

Changing Gallery

Our Nevada Stories: Objects Found in Time

Start Date - End Date

Our Nevada Stories: Objects Found in Time is on display in the North Changing Gallery. Learn about the state symbols and ... Read More

Changing Gallery

Fueling the Boom: Chinese Woodcutters in the Great Basin 1870-1920

Feb 22, 2019-Dec 2019

The exhibit will highlight the significance of the woodcutting community near Chinese Camp (Aurora), Nevada, shedding light on the little-known ... Read More

Changing Gallery

Permanent Exhibits

Historic Carson City Mint

Take a walk through time at the Nevada State Museum in Carson City. Your first step brings you into the former Carson City Mint building ... Read More

Permanent Gallery

Nevada’s Changing Earth

Nevada’s Changing Earth, displays over 300 examples of rocks and minerals from Nevada and the western United States. One case alone has more than 180 ... Read More

Permanent Gallery

Nevada: A People and Place Through Time

Walk through a timeline of Nevada history.

Be sure to see the USS Nevada Battleship silver service fashioned from 5,000 ounces (417 ... Read More

Permanent Gallery

Online Exhibit

Gifts of Healing: French Travel Posters 1945 – 1949

These 21 travel posters (1945-1949) were gifted to Nevada aboard the Merci Train in February of 1949. The Société Nationale des Chemins de fer Français, ... Read More
Online Exhibit