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Nevada State Museum, Carson City

Categories: Natural History Museums, History Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.5/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
Welcome to the Nevada State Museum in Carson City, celebrating the state's natural & cultural history and featuring the historic Carson City Mint.
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  • Enjoyed this museum as it gave an overview of Nevada history in a well organized way. We had a guide, but that was not neccesary to get the picture. The best part was the silver mine in the basement-v...  read more »
  • What a wonderful museum. All the displays were excellent. The information was extensive and so informative. In particular the American Indian display and the underground mine replica were very good in...  read more »
  • History, natural history, geology, big fossils, mining display underground, the coin press from the original CC Mint, lots of silver, some indian stuff and early settlers, couple excellent antique mot...  read more »
  • One of the best museums in the state. The mine section is amazing, as good as any mine tour in the region. Modern and just the right size for a morning visit, only the best is on display. If you're in the area, don't miss it!
  • Great exhibits. One can get a guide if the request is made in advance.
  • Very cool museum! Great exhibits, tons of historical information!
  • Great place to see the history behind Carson city and surrounding area. Favorite as a kid was the mine shaft but now I enjoy the coin collection.
  • Very clean very informative a nice afternoon I'm learning history of the local area
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