Welcome to the Nevada State Museum in Carson City, celebrating the state's natural & cultural history and featuring the historic Carson City Mint. www.carsonnvmuseum.orgArrange your visit to Nevada State Museum and discover more family-friendly attractions in Carson City using our Carson City trip planner.
Nevada State Museum Reviews
The museum in Carson City is now open. We learned a lot about the early settlers, miners, native Americans, cave people, and dinosaurs-- all from the Nevada area. The taxidermy collection of... more »
We spent most of the morning learning about mining, mining towns and minerals, native americans, minting coins, native plants and animals and many other subjects. Very well done! more »
This museum has an amazing collection in Nevada minted coins, Nevada mining history, a replica of a mine that you walk through and experience all facets of mining. Further, a full wing in native American artifacts, and a large zoological exhibit combined with Nevada state topography and so much more. It's truly a great museum to view, and is perfect for an afternoon tour!
The Nevada State Museum is a beautiful combination of history and architecture. It is so beautiful to see and is just perfectly sized! The convenience of the coin shop across the street made it even better to buy our Carson City minted coins. It’s a great thing to do on a hot day!
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