Virginia City, Nevada

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Virginia City, Nevada, USA

Attractions in Virginia City, Nevada

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Fourth Ward School Cultural Center
    C Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-0975, Built in 1876, the school houses permanent and changing exhibits featuring the history and culture of the Comstock. more info

  • Storey County Courthouse
    26-27 South B Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-0968, This is the state's oldest continuously operating courthouse. more info

  • Territorial Enterprise
    47-53 South C Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-7950, Built in 1876, it was the site for the first steam-press in Nevada. Famous American writers, one of which being Mark Twain, began their careers here. more info

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Piper's Opera House
    B Street at Union Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-0433, One of the most significant vintage theaters on the West Coast. more info

Museums & Galleries

  • Mackay Mansion Museum
    129 South D Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-5208, Built in 1860 as the headquarters of John Mackay, King of the Comstock, it includes mining artifacts, original furnishings and Tiffany silver. more info

  • Nevada State Fire Museum
    51 South C Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-0717, This museum showcases 19th-century firefighting equipment. Originally organized in the 1860's, Liberty Engine Company No. 1 is still an operating volunteer firefighting... more info

  • Way It Was Museum
    113 North C Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-0766, The museum displays the most complete collection of Comstock mining artifacts in the would plus rare photos, lilhographs and maps of the "Bonanza" period. more info

  • Wild West Museum
    66 North C Street, Virginia City, NV 89440
    775-847-0400, View an historic collection of antique guns, animal mounts, Native American, John Wayne, and cavalry displays. more info

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