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

February 2
Reno-Tahoe Senior Winter Games
The Reno Tahoe Senior Games is a program dedicated to promotiong and implementing fitness...

February 13
Brew HaHa
Sample more than 150 types of beer while enjoying great live music. Over 20 local and regional...

February 14
Valentine's Pajama Crawl
Have you ever been out with your friends, yet wished you were all cozy at home wrapped in your...

View All