Demonstrations of Historic Coin Press No. 110/18/201911:00am

Every Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. we hold historic Coin Press No. 1 demonstrations in the 150 year old Carson City Mint building. If they wish, visitors may purchase a planchet (coin blank) in the Museum Store and bring it to the Coin […]

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2nd Annual Paint, Sip, and Chip!10/23/20194:00pm

The Carson City Department of Arts & Culture is hosting the 2nd Annual Paint, Sip, and Chip! in the Dema Guinn concourse at the Nevada State Museum. Come paint a skull ornament to decorate the Nevada State Museum's 2019 Dia de los Muertos (Day of […]

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Frances Humphrey Lecture Series “One Gold Rush Immigrant’s Trail to Comstock Silver” by Paul Franklin10/24/20196:30pm

Join Paul Franklin while he shares the story of Harvey Harris a Danish immigrant who came to the United States early in the 1840’s and began a career at the Philadelphia Mint. Heading west he continued work at the New Orleans Mint and like many […]

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Demonstrations of Historic Coin Press No. 110/25/201911:00am

Friday, October 25, 2019 is the official Nevada Day holiday. Admission to the museum is free to all visitors from 8:30 am-4:30 pm.

Every Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. we hold historic Coin Press No. 1 demonstrations in the 150 […]

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Demonstrations of Historic Coin Press No. 110/26/201911:00am

Saturday, October 26, 2019 is the day of the Nevada Day Parade. Admission to the museum is free from 8:30 am-4:30 pm.

Every Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. we hold historic Coin Press No. 1 demonstrations in the 150 year old Carson […]

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Demonstration of Historic Coin Press No. 111/01/201911:00am

Every Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. we hold historic Coin Press No. 1 demonstrations in the 150 year old Carson City Mint building. If they wish, visitors may purchase a planchet (coin blank) in the Museum Store and bring it to the Coin […]

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Day of the Dead Altar Presentation11/01/20195:00pm

Come share in this colorful and wholesome Mexican tradition. We have eight altar makers who will be presenting their creations. We will also have music from Milton Merlos and treats. There will be Mexican hot chocolate and pan de muerte(Mexican sweet […]

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Day of the Dead Community Celebration11/02/201910:00am

Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a wholesome Mexican holiday that pays tribute to the lives of loved ones who have passed on. The Día de los Muertos celebration traces its roots to the time of the Aztec people in Central America, but was […]

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Demonstrations of Historic Coin Press No. 111/02/201911:00am

Every Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. we hold historic Coin Press No. 1 demonstrations in the 150 year old Carson City Mint building. If they wish, visitors may purchase a planchet (coin blank) in the Museum Store and bring it to the Coin […]

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