NEVADA STATE MUSEUM

CARSON CITY, NV

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The Nevada State Museum in Carson City, NV is a fascinating museum that showcases the history, culture, and natural wonders of the state. The museum is located in the historic Carson City Mint building, which was built in 1869 and served as a mint until 1933. The building itself is a work of art and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Inside the museum, visitors will find a wide range of exhibits, including displays on the geology and wildlife of Nevada, the state's Native American tribes, and the history of mining and railroads in the state. The museum also has exhibits on the Nevada State Prison, the state's political history, and the famous Comstock Lode, which was one of the largest silver strikes in history.

One of the highlights of the museum is the "Under One Sky" exhibit, which explores the cultural diversity of Nevada through the stories of the state's different ethnic groups. Visitors can also see a replica of the famous "Blue Whale" fossil, which was discovered in Nevada and is one of the largest and most complete whale skeletons ever found.

The Nevada State Museum is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in the history and natural beauty of Nevada. With its stunning exhibits and historic setting, it offers a unique and unforgettable experience for visitors of all ages.

NEVADA STATE MUSEUM is a Uncategorized or General Museum in CARSON CITY NV. US MID #8403200021

The museum is classed as GMU (Uncategorized or General Museums). It comes under American Alliance of Museums (AAM) region: Western (Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington).

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NEVADA STATE MUSEUM
CAPITOL COMPLEX
CARSON CITY
NV
89703

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NEVADA STATE MUSEUM Information

MID # 8403200021
Name NEVADA STATE MUSEUM
Alternate Name NEVADA STATE MUSEUM
Classification Uncategorized or General Museums, , Western
Federal Employer Identification Number (EIN)
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Tax period of the latest return filed (YYYYMM)
INCOME 0
REVENUE 0
LAT/LONG 39.168664, -119.779363
CODES FIPS State Code: 32
FIPS County Code: 510
US Census Tract: 000100
US Census Block: 1052