Posts by Susan Mowers

Bid by Nov. 1 in online auction to preserve Nevada archaeological treasures

OVERTON, Nevada — Less than two weeks remain for an online auction raising money to build an onsite museum object storage building at Lost City Museum in Overton, Nevada. Visit www.32auctions.com/hotanddusty2021 to bid in the Hot & Dusty Fine Art Invitational Auction before Nov. 1, 2021, at 8 p.m. A new museum object storage facility […]

Artist Janet Trobough featured at Lost City Museum in February

    Artist Janet Trobough featured at Lost City Museum in February   OVERTON, Nevada — Paintings and mixed media work by Moapa Valley artist Janet Trobough will be on display in February at the Lost City Museum in Overton. This February, various mediums from Trobough’s portfolio will be displayed together to showcase her artistic […]

New museum hours of operation

The Lost City Museum is open Friday, Saturday, Sundays 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. as of January 15th 2021. The museum is closed Monday Through Thursday.

Reopening Update

The Lost City Museum re-opened July 10, 2020. The Lost City Museum re-opened July 10, 2020. Check website later for updates. An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By visiting the Nevada State Museums you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19. By purchasing […]

DOCENT COUNCIL The Lost City Museum Docent Council was formed in 1981 with the purpose of providing service to The Lost City Museum. Docents are the backbone of the museum and help out in many exciting areas. Opportunities are available at the admissions desk, leading school tours, assisting in collections or with special events. This […]

Neon Museum exhibit at The Lost City Museum

  The Neon Museum is honoring renowned sign designer Betty Willis in a small exhibit at the Lost City Museum in Overton, NV. Willis designed Las Vegas’ most iconic emblem, the Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas sign, as well as the distinctive signs for the Moulin Rouge and the Blue Angel Motel, among others. The […]

Lost Cities of Southern Nevada Exhibit

The Lost City Museum presents: Lost Cities of Southern Nevada, a new museum exhibit on abandoned towns of Southern Nevada. “Lost Cities of Southern Nevada,” is new museum exhibit on abandoned towns of Southern Nevada A brand new exhibit at The Lost City Museum in Overton, “Lost Cities of Southern Nevada,” explores the frequent cycles […]

Lost Cities of Southern Nevada Exhibit

The Lost City Museum presents: Lost Cities of Southern Nevada, a new museum exhibit on abandoned towns of Southern Nevada. “Lost Cities of Southern Nevada,” is new museum exhibit on abandoned towns of Southern Nevada A brand new exhibit at The Lost City Museum in Overton, “Lost Cities of Southern Nevada,” explores the frequent cycles […]