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Nelson Ghost Town, Nelson

#7 of 44 in Historic Sites in Nevada
Must see · Ghost Town · Tourist Spot
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  • It takes approximately 45min drive from Las Vegas to visit this place. Real neglected stuff: cars, houses, buses and even airplanes! We walked there, took some photos - it takes ~30 minutes. By the...  more »
  • About 45 minutes from Vegas you will find what was once the oldest, richest, and most famous gold mine in southern Nevada. You can take a mine tour or just take a walk and look at all that is there.....  more »
  • Brilliant place with amazing views. I got married here 4 years ago and it is by far one of the most striking places! The gold mine tour was also brilliant, and the tour guide was also great.
  • This place is creepy and definitely haunted. High energy out here. You do need to watch out for rattlesnakes. If you see one you can tell the store on the property and they will relocate the snake. Beautiful views. Many gutted out cars, buses, vans and other vehicles. Lots of interesting history here. Definitely a great place to visit.

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