All the Cool People Wear History Soxs !

  Stop in to purchase your new history sox.  There are Snowshoe Sox, Roadside America Sox, and Chicken Sox.  ( There would be Earthquake Sox, but the Director can’t spell — those will arrive later)  Only $10 a pair.  That’s $9 if you are a  member.

Wear Our History on your Feet!

Our  History  Sox are available at the Museum Store. Only $10 Remember the Museum Store has a sale 20% off on most items for Museum Members 10% off for Non-Members in November and December. Our Christmas Tree Sox celebrate the first Fallon Christmas Tree in 1929. There are Cantaloupe Sox, Aviatrix Sox, and Hang in There…

Smashed Pennies make a Great Gift

You can make your own souvenir pennies with four designs:  Our Museum Logo, Churchill County Logo, Route 50 and Pony Express Logos.  Only 50 cents plus a penny each. Collect and trade them with your friends!  The Museum Store also has penny passports for sale.

Armed Forces Day

It’s Armed Forces day! Started by President Harry S. Truman, it’s a day to pay special tribute to the men and women of the Armed Forces. #ArmedForcesDay In this photo they are loading the “Flying Boxcar” with hay at Van Voorhies Field, NAS Fallon, during the 1949 “Operation Haylift”. For more information on “Operation Haylift”, you…


Oasis Tumblers Gymnastics Team with ribbons and trophies at a competition in 1982. #tumbling

Happy Mother’s Day!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms, grandmas, aunts, nanas, or any other motherly lady out there. Here’s a poem for you :). . . You are the best, You’re amazing, it’s true, Thank you for everything, Happy Mother’s Day to you! In this photo is Paul and Thomas Williams with their mother, Lilly Williams,…

26 Foot Drop Construction

In this photo are men constructing the 26 foot drop and intake areas of the TCID waterways. This photo is from the Eileen Hannifan Montgomery Photo Collection.

Teacher Appreciation Day

Happy National Teacher Appreciation Day! In this photo is a teacher and her students in a school room. This photo is from The Joyce Alcorn Photo Collection. #TeacherAppreciationDay