Nevada Historical Society

Location
1650 North Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89503
Get Directions
Contact
Sheryln L. Hayes-Zorn
775-688-1190
Fax: 775-688-2917
shayeszorn@nevadaculture.org
Visit Website
Follow
The Nevada Historical Society is the oldest cultural institution in the state of Nevada. The Nevada Historical Society's library, photograph and manuscript collections constitute the largest and most complete repository of materials related to the history of Nevada and the Great Basin. The Society's museum artifact collection consists of many unique artifacts that encompass more than 15,000 artifacts and works of art, including paintings, objects related to the mining and ranching industries, clothing, and objects used in the daily lives of 19th and 20th century Nevadans. A wonderful collection of Nevada and Great Basin Native American basketry, pottery, and tools help tell Nevada's Native American heritage.

Restaurants

Gaming

Upcoming Events

October 31
Erotic Ball
The biggest and most WILD Halloween party! The 14th annual Wild Erotic Ball! Friday October...

November 15
Blue Jeans Ball
Join Nevada Humane Society for the 2nd annual Blue Jeans Ball, a fun-filled extravaganza at...

November 21
Reno Comic Con
“The Biggest Little City in the World” has a big new attraction, as Wizard World announced the...

View All