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Nevada State Museum, Carson City

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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  • Well run museum with a dedicated staff and volunteers. We enjoyed the wide range of displays, especially the coin area with its unique coin press. Someone from California recommended the museum so.....  more »
  • Hadn’t been there in a few years. We had family in from California and took them there. There were a lot of new exhibits along with some of the favorites we had seen before. We had such a good time...  more »
  • This museum has an amazing collection in Nevada minted coins, Nevada mining history, a replica of a mine that you walk through and experience all facets of mining. Further, a full wing in native American artifacts, and a large zoological exhibit combined with Nevada state topography and so much more. It's truly a great museum to view, and is perfect for an afternoon tour!
  • The Nevada State Museum is a beautiful combination of history and architecture. It is so beautiful to see and is just perfectly sized! The convenience of the coin shop across the street made it even better to buy our Carson City minted coins. It’s a great thing to do on a hot day!

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