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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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  • my partner and I took a look. as it says the way it was. lots of memerobilia. quaint collection of history. worth a look. 
  • 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...  more »
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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.
  • I liked it
  • Not worth the $3...Just a huge collection of memorabilia, hardly a "museum"