Museum Preparator — Job Opportunity

The museum is currently seeking an exhibit preparator.  This is a 24 hour per week part-time position, with benefits including sick leave, paid vacation, and NVPERS retirement.   Click here for the Job Bulletin  Make inquiries to Churchill County Human Resources.   Churchill County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

New History Soxs are Here!

  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.

Check out our new collection of History Sox

Our new History Sox have arrived and 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. Just in time for the Fall Christmas Tree Lighting on December 1st  is our Christmas Tree Sox…

Smashed Pennies make a Great Stocking Stuffer

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.

Home Economics

Home economics teacher Leona Rawlins in the middle. This picture was taken by Joyce Alcorn in 1980. Do you know who the other ladies might be?

First Day of School

The first day of school at the Cottage Schools. This photo was taken by Joyce Alcorn in 1980.