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Address: 1515 Idaho Street, Elko, NV
Phone Number: 702-738-3418
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Description: Visitors interested in the local and natural history of Nevada will enjoy...
Visitors interested in the local and natural history of Nevada will enjoy this attraction, which also offers an art gallery, museum store and free admission.
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Superb Northeastern Nevada Museum

We had so much fun at this museum. The huge animal (taxidermy) display was superb. The history exhibits were so good too. We liked the art collection. This is a gem of a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We had so much fun at this museum. The huge animal (taxidermy) display was superb. The history exhibits were so good too. We liked the art collection. This is a gem of a museum for Northeast Nevada. Its well worth the time The staff here is very nice and so helpful in answering the questions one has. There is a... More 

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Elko, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Great family fun. Lots of exhibits with a local flair. Great gift shop and easy to find location. Good way to spend time with your family. The building can also be used for special events.

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Incline Village, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

The Northeastern Nevada Museum is a true gem in the state of Nevada and should definitely become an accredited Museum. The ground floor has three major parts. The first is historical - a history of settlement in the area, the Indians, Basques, lifestyle, etc. The second is a fascinating taxidermy display of animals from all over the world. The actually... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Well worth the stop for a history of the west and mining. Interesting collections of art and stuffed animals.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

For $5 adult its worth many times more. An extensive collection of firearms, taxidermy which IMO rivals many national displays, and of course items and history pertaining to the original western travelers and settlers.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We had some time to kill while in Elko....so we decided to give this place a try. We were pleasantly surprised. One side had display of every kind of local animal...(the taxidermy variety) very impressive!! The other side had several displays including an old fashion print shop, including a Linotype machine and a Patton press. Other displays included items back... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Fun little museum. My kids loved seeing all the old weapons and the stuffed animals. DH and I enjoyed reading the history of the town. It was a nice two hour outing and it fit nicely with the homeschool lesson the kids and I had been studying.

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Gardnerville, Nevada, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I forget the name of the sheriff who's guns were donated but they are impressive. So many different makes and models! I could have spent hours just pouring over the gun displays. The Newmont mining displays were very informative as were the other displays on that side of the museum. The other side was almost all taxidermied animals. The cool... More 

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Elma, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Don't miss a stop off route 80 in Elko, Nevada to see this museum. It is really worth the time. Great display of old west pistols and rifles, stuffed wildlife, and original artwork on the 2nd floor. Plus lots of other displays.

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Spring Creek, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

this museum has art, history of this area has a very nice store to buy Indian items books and ect. also they have special shows in there theater have great collection of Animals from around the world.

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Address: 1515 Idaho Street, Elko, NV
Phone Number: 702-738-3418
Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Elko

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