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NHS Fall Closure Dates – UNR Home Football & State Holidays
September 9, 2023 | Category: Uncategorized | Tags:

NHS Closures – Holidays  2020

The Nevada Historical Society will be closing for the following UNR Home Football Games and State Holidays.

Saturday, October 14, 2023—UNLV Rebels vs WolfpackFriday, October 27, 2023—Nevada DaySaturday, November 4, 2023—Hawaii Rainbow vs WolfpackFriday, November 10, 2023—Veterans DayThursday, November 23, 2023—Thanksgiving DayFriday, November 24, 2023—Family DaySaturday, November 25, 2023—Wyoming Cowboys vs […]

Reno Airport Terminal NHS Exhibition Reception
September 2, 2023 | Category: Programs | Tags:

October 7, 2023 from 1-3:30pm

The Nevada Historical Society has partnered with local producer Karen Burns to present an exhibit of the Hello Hollywood, Hello! show to commemorate its 45th Anniversary with costumes, photographs, select sketches, and memorabilia. The exhibit: When Hollywood Came to Reno. MGM Hello Hollywood, Hello! A Tribute to the Magic World […]

NHS Calendar of Events
June 16, 2023 | Category: Event Calendar | Tags: , , , , , , ,

Here is the latest NHS Calendar of Events for July through October 2023. Make sure to check back for the latest happenings at the Society. […]

Blue Star Museum Blue Star Member
May 6, 2023 | Category: Programs | Tags: , , ,

The Nevada Historical Society is part of Blue Star Museums, a program offering free admission to active-duty military personnel and their families this summer from Armed Forces Day, May 20, 2023, through Labor Day, September 4, 2023.

About Blue Star MuseumsBlue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star […]

NHS Artown Talks and Tours
April 28, 2023 | Category: Programs | Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

The Nevada Historical Society is proud to present its 2023 Artown Talks and Tours schedule. Join us every Saturday in July for a FREE event! 

Nevada’s history is rich with characters, legends, and lore. Hear the stories how Nevada and Reno came to be with five great short history talks. Then pick up a camera […]

NHS Calendar of Events
April 5, 2023 | Category: Event Calendar | Tags: , , , ,

Here is the latest   for March through June 2023. Make sure to check back for the latest happenings at the Society. […]

Free Admission for Seniors, May 2023
April 4, 2023 | Category: Programs, Uncategorized | Tags: , , , ,

In celebration of Older American Month, the Nevada Historic Society will offer free admission to seniors every Wednesday during the month of […]

NHS E-Newsletter Winter 2023
March 1, 2023 | Category: Uncategorized | Tags:

Happy Winter everyone. We hope you enjoy our new newsletter format to learn about the latest the happenings at NHS!

NHS E-newsletter Winter […]

NHS Writers’ Wednesday – January – December 2023
February 24, 2023 | Category: Uncategorized | Tags:

We are excited to share our Writers’ Wednesday 2023 that has programming scheduled January – December 2023.

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet these wonderful authors and learn more about their books. We will have their books available for purchase in our museum […]

Frontier Baseball in Nevada Lecture Cancelled 2/11/2023
January 21, 2023 | Category: Uncategorized | Tags:

Nevada History Lecture update, 1/21/2023

The Nevada history lecture scheduled for Saturday, February 11, 2023 has been cancelled. We will be working with our speaker to reschedule the lecture later in the year!

Frontier Baseball in Nevada
Bob Nylen, retired Curator of History, NSM-CC

You will learn about the early history of Frontier Baseball in Nevada. Bob Nylen […]

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