Egg-stra Special Express Cancelled

The Egg-stra Special Express scheduled for April 11-12, 2020, at the Nevada State Railroad Museum has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The museum apologizes for any inconvenience.

Audio Tour of the Museum Now Available

The Nevada State Railroad Museum, Carson City, has just added an audio tour of the Jacobsen Interpretive Center, featuring our sesquicentennial exhibit on Transcontinental Railroad. Click here to find it (it’s optimized for mobile phone users). You can listen to it on our app! Search “Nevada State Museums” in Apple’s App Store or on Android […]

NSRM Extends Closure to April 30, 2020, due to COVID-19 Pandemic

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Nevada State Railroad Museum will be closed through April 30. Please check back here for further announcements including the possible extension of the closed period. For research questions, please contact the museum archive at (775) 687-6953 x226. For updates on the state’s response and additional health information, go […]

Night Photo Shoot

Join us for a Night Photo Shoot, November 16, 2019, led by Steve Barry, editor of Railfan & Railroad magazine, a life-long railroad enthusiast and author of Railroads: The History of American Railroading in 500 Photographs. Participants will be able to photograph the McKeen Motorcar #22 built in 1910, #25 1908 Baldwin oil burner, and […]