High Noon: Verdi Historical Center

Join host Neal Cobb for our monthly High Noon historical presentation. This month’s feature is Old Tales of Nevada’s episode on the Verdi Historical Center featuring Barbara Ting. In addition to the showing of the episode, Ting and Grace Fujii will be on hand to answer questions and share an update on the progress and […]

12th Annual “Become a Motorman” Class, April 2016

         April 15 – 17, 2016 Friday, Saturday & Sunday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Three great days of railroading experience! $150.00 per person Maximum of 4 students Cost of class includes: Hands On Experience As Motorman And Conductor Hand-Car Qualification Nevada State Railroad Museum Rule Book Railroader’s Hat Nevada State Railroad Museum Equipment Handbook […]

Story Time & Crafts on the Train

Join us in our exclusive climate controlled Dining Car for Story Time & Crafts on Saturday, February 20th! Story time happens on all four runs of the day (10AM, 11:30PM, 1PM & 2:30PM). Theme changes monthly! Story time and crafts are included free with purchase of ticket. 

NSM Behind-the-Scenes Tours in Natural History

Choose 10:00 am or 1:30 pm for your small group behind-the-scenes tour of Natural History collections, including taxidermy. Reservations required; contact Deborah Stevenson at 775-687-4810, ext. 237. Admission: $8 for adults; free for members and ages 17 and under. Limit six persons per tour. Duration: approximately one hour .

Nature Journaling at NSMLV

November 14th, 201510:00 am to 2:00 pm Nature journaling is a way to record thoughts and observations about one's relationship with the natural world. It uses a combination of writing and graphic arts to record interactions with nature. Nature journalists learn how to be more observant, recognize patterns, use words to describe feelings, and accompany […]

Book Signing – Seekers, Saints, & Scoundrels

All southern Nevadans are familiar with the natural beauty that Red Rock Canyon has to offer, but what about the people who have been drawn to this scenic destination throughout history? Their fascinating stories are told in a new book written by several authors from the Friends of Red Rock Canyon. Join us at the […]