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The Museum is currently closed until further notice

Closed until further notice In light of the announcement made by Governor Sisolak on 10th November 2020 requesting Nevadans to stay at home if possible, to reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19, the museum will be closed until further notice. We appreciate your understanding. Take care, and stay safe.

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. […]

2nd Annual Hot & Dusty Art Show

“THE BEAUTY OF THE AMERICAN SOUTHWEST” August 1 to August 31, 2020 Featuring the work of 9 talented local photographers in The Lost City Museum’s Fay Perkins Gallery and hosted by The Lost City Museum Docent Council. A virtual gallery tour of the invitational will take place in August. The date and time of the […]

“The Beauty of the American Southwest” in August

2nd Annual Hot and dusty art  show “The Beauty of the American Southwest”   The Lost City Museum docent council is sponsoring an art program taking place August 1 to August 31st 2020. The 2nd annual Hot and Dusty Art Invitational will feature the work of 10 talented local photographers. The Lost City Museum, known […]

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 […]

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING & AGENDA Board of Museums and History

Board meeting agenda NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING & AGENDA   Board of Museums and History   Thursday, June 11, 2020, 9:00 AM and Friday, June 12, 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 […]