Featured Exhibits

Prejudice & Pride Exhibit

Prejudice & Pride: The Fight to Vote – Exhibit Opening

2020 was the Centennial of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment giving women in the US the right to vote. Yet, it was not the answer for all women, and was not the end of the fight to win suffrage for all.

The exhibit: “Prejudice & Pride: The Fight to Vote”, puts women’s suffrage into context ... Read More

Curator's Canyon

Changing Gallery

photograph wall in Eclectic Nevada exhibit

Eclectic Nevada Exhibit

2019-09-04

Explore more…from communications to coyotes, maps to motorcycle, desert adaptations to derby car!

Those who think Nevada is little but sagebrush ... Read More

Changing Gallery

Permanent Exhibits

photo of child looking up at mammoth inside nsmlv

Permanent Gallery

The Nevada State Museum offers an interactive visitor experience that interprets the history of Nevada dating back millions of years to the present. Across a ... Read More

Permanent Gallery

Hallway Galleries

Obsidian & Neon: Celebrating Black Life and Identity in Las Vegas

Obsidian & Neon: Celebrating Black Life and Identity in Las Vegas is a photo-narrative exhibition of large-scale black and white photography by award-winning photojournalist Jeff ... Read More

Hallway Galleries
Prejudice & Pride Exhibit

Prejudice & Pride: The Fight to Vote – Exhibit Opening

2020 was the Centennial of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment giving women in the US the right to vote. Yet, it was not the ... Read More

Hallway Galleries

Out of the Wild: The Art and Science of Taxidermy

Out of the Wild: The Art and Science of Taxidermy

The Friends of The Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas donated these taxidermy mounts to add to ... Read More

Hallway Galleries