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LCM to participate in Blue Star Museums
May 6, 2024 | Category: News | Tags:

State Museums to Offer Free Admission to Military FamiliesThis National Endowment for the Arts program runs throughout the summer.

(Carson City, NV) The Nevada Division of Museums and History’s seven state museums will join museums nationwide in the Blue Star Museums initiative, a program that provides free admission to active-duty U.S. military personnel and their […]

Hot & Dusty Film Fest to Premiere Never-Before-Seen Footage
July 26, 2023 | Category: News | Tags:

In lieu of the annual Hot & Dusty Art Invitational, this year the Lost City Museum will host a Hot & Dusty Film Festival. The museum will premiere never-before-seen footage from around the region in the 1920s and 30s, along with unseen images and photos of the museum’s early years.

The footage contains scenes from […]

Lost City Museum Names New Director
August 10, 2022 | Category: News | Tags:

The Nevada Division of Museums and History is pleased to announce that Tracey Sprague has been selected to serve as director of the Lost City Museum in Overton.

Ms. Sprague originally joined the Lost City Museum as the Curator of Exhibits in 2019. She previously worked as the Collections Manager at the Neon Museum in […]

New Admission Price: $6
November 2, 2021 | Category: News | Tags:

Starting on November 1, 2021, Lost City Museum will increase admission price to $6 for adults. Museum members, school tours, and children ages 17 and younger will continue to have free admission.

Lost City Museum is open Wednesday to Sunday from 8:30 AM to 4:30 […]

Bid by Nov. 1 in online auction to preserve Nevada archaeological treasures
October 21, 2021 | Category: News | Tags:

OVERTON, Nevada — Less than two weeks remain for an online auction raising money to build an onsite museum object storage building at Lost City Museum in Overton, Nevada. Visit www.32auctions.com/hotanddusty2021 to bid in the Hot & Dusty Fine Art Invitational Auction before Nov. 1, 2021, at 8 p.m.

A new museum object storage facility […]

Closed Sunday, August 8, 2021
August 7, 2021 | Category: News | Tags:

Lost City Museum will be closed on Sunday, August 8, 2021 due to insufficient staffing. Sorry for the inconvenience. We will be open on Saturday, August 7 and again next week. Please call if you have any questions 702-397-2193 x […]

Artist Janet Trobough featured at Lost City Museum in February
February 10, 2021 | Category: News | Tags:

 

 

Artist Janet Trobough featured at Lost City Museum in February

 

OVERTON, Nevada — Paintings and mixed media work by Moapa Valley artist Janet Trobough will be on display in February at the Lost City Museum in Overton.

This February, various mediums from Trobough’s portfolio will be displayed together to showcase her artistic depth. Trobough, a self-taught […]