Seeking Volunteers – become a Hidden Cave tour guide!

Are you interested in history, archaeology, geology, geography – or a little bit of everything? The Churchill County Museum and Bureau of Land Management (BLM) are seeking volunteer as-needed Hidden Cave tour guides. No experience is necessary; comprehensive training will be provided. Volunteer Hidden Cave Tour Guides: must be over 18 years old. must be…

Check out our new Luggage Tags at the Museum Store

Check out our new luggage tags based on the historic Hearts of Gold Cantaloupe label its only $5.50–  ($4.95 if you are  a current member.)  It’s a great way to distinguish  your black roller bag  from all the rest on the carousel. Show your pride in your community!

Turkey Tuesday Terminus

Billy in a field with turkeys, circa 1940. From the Blair/Millward Collection. “ During the 25 years between the two world wars, thousands of turkeys were raised throughout the Lahontan Valley. Many families had flocks of 1000 birds or more.” Lahontan valley news/ Fallon eagle standard November 21, 1990.

The Ol’ Number 12

Fallon School bus number 12 hooked up to a towing truck with two men standing in photo, Old River District, the front axle gave away, April 1935.

1950’s Sunday School; Methodist Church Play in the desert. From the Laura Mills Photo Collection.