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Churchill County Museum & Archives

1050 S Maine St, Fallon, NV 89406-8815
+1 775-423-3677
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Great Museum

This museum can compete with much larger museums on variety and detail of exhibits. It is easy to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paula S
Las Vegas, Nevada
Wondeerful small local museum

We went to this loaded little museum with a group. Actually it is not little. It’s loaded with... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
Tommy M
Roseville, California
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1050 S Maine St, Fallon, NV 89406-8815
+1 775-423-3677
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum can compete with much larger museums on variety and detail of exhibits. It is easy to locate in Fallon and you will leave with much greater appreciation of the locale and history. It is free with a donation is greatly appreciated to maintain...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We went to this loaded little museum with a group. Actually it is not little. It’s loaded with displays of interest, i.e. building a dam, Indian settlements, mining, development of Fallon, and more. There are old vehicles, carriages, construction equipment, much of educational interest. I...More

Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Having some time to check out Fallon we happened on the Churchill County Museum. What a great find. It is an eclectic collection with all areas of local history covered and many placed in context with the rest of the nation at various times. Whoever...More

Thank Edbikeandski
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Tiny little local museum and well loved by locals. Lots of local history and guide for desert activities.

Thank barbarasG4537JP
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The people who work in this museum clearly take a lot of pride in it. There are a variety of displays ranging from rooms of furniture from the Victorian era. A model of the water system in the area, artifacts from the nearby Hidden Cave,...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2016

I've been to a lot of small town museums in my days but this has got to be the cleanest and the most professionally displayed museum I've ever seen. There were tons of different and historical things to see. I definitely recommend this museum to...More

Thank Nowzar A
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Really enjoy the museum and all its historical displays and information. Go back every now and then as its enjoyable.

Thank cathyr68
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We were up early to take the BLM guided tour of Hidden Cave. We were very impressed with the quality of display and upkeep on the exhibits. Lots of fun. Highly recommend.

Thank BoutiqueTraveler66
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Nothing is open in Fallon on Sunday except this museum--but lucky for us it was! Nice displays of old stuff, lots of fun to look through. Also free!

Thank a c
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Lots of local history depicted in the displays. The volunteers are knowledgeable and a great place to take kids. Nice little gift shop with a fabulous collection of books. Worth a stop in!

Thank bigskymar
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