Nevada State Museum
The Nevada State Museum opened in 1982. Its mission is to collect, preserve and interpret artifacts and other items related to Nevada's natural and cultural history.
An old wagon and other items dating to the 1800s illustrate what life was like for the pioneers and settlers back then.
This ichthyosaur dinosaur fossil is displayed prominently
The museum's exhibits feature interpretive panels, mounted animals, fossils, and other items on display.
Backstory and Context
Photos: Nevada State Museum