Featured Exhibits

Nevada 150 Railroad

A new era opened for Nevada with the commencement of transcontinental rail service in 1869. The opening of the Central Pacific across the Sierra Nevada in June 1868 ended Nevada’s isolation behind the mountain barrier and brought virtually year-round access to a sea port. The completion of the railroad across the state in 1868 to ... Read More

Featured Exhibit

Permanent Exhibits

Communication Exhibit

Until recent times, trains ran according to published Timetables, which were carefully devised to keep trains from running into each other.

 

With this exhibit you will ... Read More

Permanent Gallery