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The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web
The Way It Was Museum is located in Virginia City. Make The Way It Was Museum a centerpiece of your Virginia City vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Virginia City holiday planner.
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  • It was just the way it was. No better no worse. It could have been the best of times or the worst of times but it was just what it was. Wasn't it. 
  • This museum has a little bit of everything in it. You can get a feel for the various elements of the mining life and everyday activities in the min-1800's Virginia City. Though they could use a "fresh...  read more »
  • This museum is located on the north end of town as you enter from Reno. Admission is $3/person and is self paced. The museum is packed with displays and artifacts inside. Outside there are numerous di...  read more »
  • Alot to look at...A LOT! Felt a bit cluttered and no public rest room. But for $ was worth it.
  • I liked it
  • Not worth the $3...Just a huge collection of memorabilia, hardly a "museum"
  • Way cool place, Love the history. Love the town.
  • Interesting history on the mining days in Virginia City... Well worth the 3 dollar admission.
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