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Museum Newsletter & Email Form

MUSEUM NEWSLETTER & EMAILS FORM Would you like to know what’s happening at the Nevada Historical Society? You can fill out our form to sign up and receive our e-newsletter and latest news. It is easy to use and you can unsubscribe at anytime. The Museum Form link is under the Request Tab on the […]

New Research Library Appointment Calendar – February 1, 2022

New Research Library Appointment Scheduling System https://go.oncehub.com/NHSResearchLibrary We are excited to announce that the Nevada Historical Society has a new online appointment scheduling system for booking visits to the Research Library. ScheduleOnce, by OnceHub, allows researchers to select the date and duration of their requested visit, as well as supply information about their research topic. […]

Sarah Patton joins Nevada Historical Society as librarian and archivist

RENO, Nevada — Nevada Historical Society has chosen Sarah Patton as its new librarian and archivist. Patton comes from the Hoover Institution Library & Archives at Stanford University, where she was the research services manager. She began the position on Jan. 3, 2022. “We are excited to have Sarah join our team,” Catherine Magee, Nevada […]

NHS Closure – Wed. April 6, 2022 10am – 2pm

NHS Closure The Nevada Historical Society will be closed on Wednesday, April 6th, 2022 from 10am to 2pm in honor for the NHS Docent Council Fordham Luncheon. The Research Library will not be taking appointments that day. This year marks the 40th anniversary of the NHS Docent Council.

Small Museums Article – Reno News & Review

In time for Nevada Day – Walking among ghosts of the Silver State From the proud history of Nevada’s indigenous people, to mining to pioneers and antique fire engines, Nevada has some great small museums where visitors can walk among the artifacts and ghosts of the past. Many small, but often overlooked, museums are on […]

Spring Docent Orientation – March 18, 2022 10-12pm

March 18th, 2022 10:00 am – 12:o0 pm New Docent Orientation Session Are you interested in learning how to become a volunteer at the Nevada Historical Society? Do you have some free time? Do you love sharing stories? We are looking for educational docents to help lead gallery tours for 4th graders, organizations and adults. […]

Sept – Nov 2021 newsletter

September – November 2021 e-newsletter We hope you enjoy the latest e-newsletter. Learn about upcoming programming and happenings at the Society. https://conta.cc/3nnzNhk  

Winter Docent Orientation – January 14, 2022 – from 10-12pm

January 14th, 2022 10:00 am – 12:o0 pm New Docent Orientation Session Are you interested in learning how to become a volunteer at the Nevada Historical Society? Do you have some free time? Do you love sharing stories? We are looking for educational docents to help lead gallery tours for 4th graders, organizations and adults. […]

Docent Orientation Session – October 15, 2021 from 10-12pm

October 15th, 2021 10:00 am – 12:o0 pm New Docent Orientation Session Are you interested in learning how to become a volunteer at the Nevada Historical Society? Do you have some free time? Do you love sharing stories? We are looking for educational docents to help lead gallery tours for 4th graders, organizations and adults. […]