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

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.