Piper's Opera House

Location
12 North B Street
Virginia City, NV 89440
Get Directions
Contact
Toni McTimmonds
775-847-0433
4pipershouse@gmail.com
Visit Website

From the 1860s until 1920s, Piper's Opera House attracted famous stars from Europe and the United States and is listed by the League of Historic Theaters. It is one of the most significant vintage theaters on the West Coast.

In 1997 the Piper/Zimmer family sold the opera house to Piper's Opera House Programs, Inc., a nonprofit organization established to purchase the opera house. Archeological digs were funded by several sources, and restructuring of foundation support were conducted. In 1999 Piper's Opera House was again reopened as a working museum. Restoration of the grand old structure continues with grant funding, and public tours support the daily operations of the House.

Dates and Hours of Operations: June-October guided tours from Noon-5PM Wednesday-Monday, with some exceptions.

Restaurants

Gaming

Upcoming Events

October 22
Feed the Camel
Feed The Camel: Renoís HUMP DAY food and arts bazaar! Happening every Wednesday at the scenic...

October 25
Sparks Food Truck Drive-In
Local food trucks and specialty vendors will be serving food and treats, followed by a free movie...

October 25
Reno Zombie Crawl
The thing about the re-animated dead is, they canít WAIT to return! The Reno Zombie Crawl is...

View All