Hours and Location

Hours of Operation

Museum and Museum Store

Tuesday – Saturday – 10am – 4:30pm

Research Library

Tuesday – Saturday – 12pm – 4pm

Location and Directions

1650 North Virginia Street Reno, NV 89503

University of Nevada – Reno campus

We are located north of the Fleischmann Planetarium.

The NHS is located in the green and copper building with diamond-shaped windows.

Parking

Designated Parking has signage posted on the east side of our building.

We have free, temporary parking passes available at the Admissions office that you can place on your dashboard.

Persons with disabilities may use the designated spaces in the parking lot in front of the museum.

RTC and Sierra Spirit Buses

There is a bus stop located in front of the museum, 16th Street.

For more information about time schedule, visit www.rtcwashoe.com

NHS Closures – Holidays and UNR Home Football Games – Fall 2017

September
16th, UNR Home Football Game—Closed

October
7th, UNR Home Football Game—Closed
11th, 12:00-4:00pm: NHS Research Library—Closed
27th, State Holiday—Closed

November
10th, State Holiday—Closed
11th, UNR Home Football Game—Closed
23rd, State Holiday—Closed
24th, State Holiday—Closed
25th, UNR Home Football Game—Closed

Driving Directions to Nevada Historical Society

Heading North from Carson City

Take I-580 /US-395 N/N Carson Street. Take exit 68B for Interstate 80 W toward Reno/Sac. Merge onto I-80 W. Take exit 13 towards Downtown Reno/Virginia Street. Continue onto E 8th Street. Turn Right onto N Virginia Street. Turn Right onto 16th Street.

Heading South

Take US-395 S. Take exit 72 for merge onto Interstate 80 W toward Reno/Sac. Merge onto I-80 W. Take exit 13 towards Downtown Reno/Virginia Street. Continue onto E 8th Street. Turn Right onto N Virginia Street. Turn Right onto 16th Street.

Heading West

Take I-80 W. Take exit 13 towards Downtown Reno/Virginia Street. Continue onto E 8th Street. Turn Right onto N Virginia Street. Turn Right onto 16th Street.

Heading East

Take I-80 E. Follow I-80 E to Maple Street. Take exit 13 towards Downtown Reno/Virginia Street. Continue onto Maple Street. Turn Left onto N Virginia Street. Turn Right onto 16th Street.