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“Joyous Watercolor” featured in museum changing gallery

Overton, NV: watercolor is the art passion for Joy Lamb.  This almost didn’t happen.  Joy began painting on a dare.  A friend kept asking her to take watercolor classes, and she kept turning it down.  Then the friend dared her to take one class and the adventure began.  On the first painting, Joy was hooked, […]

Journey to a Journal eight week course at The Lost City Museum

Journey to a Journal: Eight-week course for residents 55+ Learn the book making process from making paper to book binding.   Participants will make paper, design signatures (book pieces), and bind pages to a custom cover. The end product is a finished book to use as a journal, recipe book, art book, etc.   This […]

Wild Nevada Photography Invitational

‘Wild Nevada’: call for photographers at Lost City Museum   OVERTON, Nevada — Lost City Museum seeks photographers to enter a juried exhibition that will run from August 3 to 31, 2022. This year’s theme is ‘Wild Nevada,’ which will feature photographs of animals that are shot within Nevada. This exhibition is the fourth installment […]

Native American Day Schedule March 12 2022

Native American Day 2022 Schedule of Events 10:00 Willis Evans Exhibit Opening – Land acknowledgment, smudging, flute playing, Remarks on the opening 11:00 to 11:45 Nuwu Traditions in Clothing 11:55 – 12:25 PM Indigenous Educator’s Empowerment – Dance Troupe 12:35 to 1:05  Las Vegas  Native Youth Dancers Dance Troupe 1:15 – 1:45 PM  Indigenous Educator’s […]

Cultural Celebration March 12, 2022 at The Lost City Museum

Learn about the plurality of Native American beliefs, values, and traditions during an exhibit opening and cultural heritage event at Lost City Museum in Overton, Nevada on March 12, 2022 from 10 am to 3 pm. It starts with an exhibit opening at 10 am celebrating a 1920s – 1930s archaeologist, Willis Evans, who was […]

Hoiday Hours

The Lost City Museum will be closing at 2:00 p.m. December 24th Closed all day December 25th. Also closed New Year’s Day.   Happy Holidays!

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 […]