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The Way It Was Museum, Virginia City

(4.1/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
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  • Has some really neat and interesting antiques to set you in the old feeling of the way it was back in Virginia City's prime! Medicine bottle, lamps, clothes, men's tea cups that have a place so their ...  more »
  • This museum is really more like an antique store but you can't touch or buy any of the antiques. There is a LOT of stuff to see and I must admit there were a couple of things that made me very excited...  more »
  • my partner and I took a look. as it says the way it was. lots of memerobilia. quaint collection of history. worth a look. 
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  • When in the area, do not miss this attraction. Lots of history and great presentation. Great staff! Loved the ladies behind the reception counter.
  • We loved the self tour of the museum. So many artifacts and old items to see and read about,there's even a film to watch. I loved it
  • Alot to look at...A LOT! Felt a bit cluttered and no public rest room. But for $3....it was worth it.
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  • Not worth the $3...Just a huge collection of memorabilia, hardly a "museum"