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We went and visited the museum and found it to be quite a gem - displays very well laid out, a video of some giant water creature on with seats so one can watch the video, then walk around the museum and there are more...More
Free admission, only opens 4 days a week, closed on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Free parking. I went there because my grandma was born in this city, found my Great Grand Father's name in the display. No internet service, but you may ask them for...More
We were leaving Winnemucca on Wednesday, and they were closed on Monday and Tuesday. So, we stopped before we got on the road home. Wish we'd had a whole day here. We were doing family history research, and Jerry, the curator and manager of the...More
Local Museum that has grown from starting in a Church, then a special single story brick building and then added another floor to the building. Lots to see about the local history and very well presented.
Worth the stop to see inside and outside.
You can learn a lot of interesting things about the history of this area particularly if you are not familiar with it. I live on the other side of the country so it was all new to me.
The docent was very helpful. He had...More
Visited this little museum while daughter was at work, it was lunch hour so had to wait for docent to return to unlock the building. The tours are generally self guided and free, although the docent there offered all the information I wanted to listen...More
I found the Museum while waiting for my wife to get her hair done. they need more signs to let people know they are there. They also need guides to help people along the tour. and I thing to let people know that the museum...More
There is no set admission. There are signs at the entrance that a donation is appreciated. Inside there is a desk with volunteer, and asking you to sign the guest book. We added $5. per adult to their donation box right by... More
There is no set admission. There are signs at the entrance that a donation is appreciated. Inside there is a desk with volunteer, and asking you to sign the guest book. We added $5. per adult to their donation box right by the guest book.