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Museums & Galleries

As the state capital, Carson City is home to some of Nevada's most popular and important museums and beautiful art galleries.

a contemporary capital

With a rich history

Carson City has multiple museums that showcase an impressive collection of the stories and the artifacts from a history that spans not just through northern Nevada, but across the country. Whether you are into learning about Native American culture, trains, geology, the wildlife, or wild frontier living—the museums of Carson City will not disappoint.

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Nevada State Museum

The Nevada State Museum engages diverse audiences in understanding and celebrating Nevada’s natural and cultural heritage.

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A Reason To Stay

Our museums are just one reason to visit Carson City. Make your stay in Carson City one the whole family will love. With multiple museums open, beautiful outdoor rec options and amazing dining.

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