Gallery Gala01/27/20186:00pm

Join the Friends of NSMLV for a chance to see what the museum offers & how the Friends enhance the museum. Dress is casual and chic. There will be free appetizers and drinks, with fun activities and prizes until 8 pm. The museum galleries will be […]

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Photography Collections at NSMLV01/20/20189:30am

Please join the Manager of Photography Collections, Ilana Short, as she gives a presentation to the Nevada Camera Club regarding the photography collections at the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas. Ilana will talk about the types of photographs in the […]

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Photography Workshop01/06/20182:00pm

Grab your camera and join us for this photography workshop sponsored by the Friends of NSMLV and led by the Nevada Camera Club. Photographer Garrett Winslow (https://nevadacc.org/users/Thenikonian) will give a short presentation. Tthen we’ll […]

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Ranching in the High Desert: Five Generations, One Family12/16/201710:00am

Join us Saturday, December 16th at 10 am as  Jeff Scheid and Anna Fallini-Berg tell the stories behind the photographs featured in our new changing exhibit, Ranching in the High Desert: Five Generations, One Family. For more than three decades, Jeff […]

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From Bones to Behavior12/02/20172:00pm

Join us for a lecture by Levent Atici, Associate Professor of Anthropology at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. After receiving his Ph.D. from Harvard University, Atici joined UNLV in 2007 and founded the UNLV Zooarchaeology Laboratory in 2009. […]

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Dancers on either side of a collage of Las Vegas neon signs
Gambling on a Dream11/10/20176:30pm

  Friday, November 10th 6:30 – 8:30 PM Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas Join us for a presentation by author and historian Lynn Zook about hotels built on the Classic Las Vegas Strip between 1956-1973. From conception to implosion (with a few […]

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Ranching in the High Desert10/28/20172:00pm

RANCHING IN THE HIGH DESERT FIVE GENERATIONS, ONE FAMILY Photography by Jeff Scheid Opening Program and Reception Saturday, October 28, 2017 from 2 to 4 pm No industry is more linked to Nevada’s past than ranching. Ranching was an economic mainstay […]

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Nevada Day Live History10/27/20179:00am

Free admission! Come spend Nevada Day with the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas! Nevada Day is Friday, October 27, 2017, and is a day of FREE ADMISSION at Springs Preserve and NSMLV. To celebrate our important state holiday, we will have living history […]

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