Mormon Station State Historic Park, Genoa

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Mormon Station State Historic Park is a state park in downtown Genoa, Nevada, interpreting the site of the first permanent nonnative settlement in Nevada. Mormon Station was originally settled by Mormon pioneers and served as a respite for travelers on the Carson Route of the California Trail. The park features a replica of the 1851 trading post stockade (the original was destroyed by fire in 1910). The replica trading post houses artifacts and exhibits about the station's history.
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  • Great little museum full of local history and how the town of Genoa came to be. The park ranger gave a very brief history and then you walk through the three rooms packed with artifacts and... 
    Great little museum full of local history and how the town of Genoa came to be. The park ranger gave a very brief history and then you walk through the three rooms packed with artifacts and...  more »
  • Beautiful location at the foot of the mountains. We have come for a walk several times in the past few years as the small hamlet of Genoa is picturesque. The main reason we always visit this park... 
    Beautiful location at the foot of the mountains. We have come for a walk several times in the past few years as the small hamlet of Genoa is picturesque. The main reason we always visit this park...  more »
  • It's a pretty little park in the center of this small town with the important historic marker. So if you are here, you need to make a stop, read the marker, maybe have a picnic? 
    It's a pretty little park in the center of this small town with the important historic marker. So if you are here, you need to make a stop, read the marker, maybe have a picnic?  more »

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