Online silent auction Sept 30 to Nov 1 2021

  Silent Auction is online from September 30, 2021 at midnight until 8 pm on November 1, 2021. Click here to view!  Lost City Museum is dedicated to preserving Moapa Valley’s past through its artifact storage and conservation. However, it is running out of room! In recent years, storage areas have become more crowded. In […]

‘Celebrate Nevada’: vote for your favorite artwork in August

‘Celebrate Nevada’: vote for your favorite artwork in August at Lost City Museum   OVERTON, Nevada — Discover your favorite Nevada artwork at the Hot & Dusty Fine Art Invitational, Aug. 4-31 at the Lost City Museum in Overton. Around a dozen artists will present in this show, themed “Celebrate Nevada.” Museum visitors can vote […]


NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING & AGENDA Board of Museums and History Thursday, December 10, 2020, 9:00 AM Meeting Location Per the Governor’s directive to distance socially during the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting will only be accessible via electronic devices (certain cell phones, iPads and computers) connected to the internet with listening and microphone capabilities. Video […]

Lost City Museum opening Thursdays Starting November 5th

The Lost City Museum’s new hours of operations will be Thursday through Sunday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. starting November 5th. Here’s what to expect for a safe and healthy museum visit: Staff, volunteers and visitors to wear masks, at all times, inside the museum facility. Museums are ADA accessible. No food or drinking containers […]

Closed Nevada Day

The Lost City Museum will be closed on Friday October 30th and open again Saturday October 31st.

International Archaeology Day Scavenger Hunt

The clues will be posted on October 16th at 8:30. Join us in a scavenger hunt! Clues are posted from all co-hosts in southern Nevada to promote International Archaeology Day! #IAD2020 Some things you will travel to find outside and others are tidbits on websites or other social media pages. Remember to protect and not […]

Native Plant Gardens for Native Pollinators in-person class at Lost City Museum

For immediate release: Sept. 22, 2020 Gardening and horticultural workshops offered to celebrate fall gardening Extension hosts in-person and online gardening classes for southern Nevada LAS VEGAS, Nev. – University of Nevada, Reno Extension and their certified Master Gardeners are holding a variety of workshops in southern Nevada or virtually through the end of November. […]