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Reopening Update

The Lost City Museum re-opens July 10, 2020. MUSEUM HOURS Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, 8:30am-4:30pm Closed Monday-Thursday Holidays Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day   Here’s what we ask of our patrons: Social distancing protocols and face masks required. Here’s what to expect for a safe and healthy museum visit: Staff, volunteers […]

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING & AGENDA Board of Museums and History

Board meeting agenda NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING & AGENDA   Board of Museums and History   Thursday, June 11, 2020, 9:00 AM and Friday, June 12, 2020, 9:00 AM     Meeting Location   Per the Governor’s directive to distance socially during the COVID-19 pandemic, the meeting will only be accessible via electronic devices (certain […]

The Lost City Museum closed until further notice

“In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Nevada State Museums will be closed until further notice. Please check back here for further announcements including the possible extension of the closed period. For research questions, please contact the museum at 702-397-2193 x0. We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.” Keep an eye […]

Lost City Museum to display Moapa Art Guild’s works

  OVERTON, Nevada – The Lost City Museum will be featuring the artwork of the venerable Moapa Valley Art Guild in March and April. The show includes oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, colored pencil, pastels and drawings along with gourds, sculptures, stained glass, jewelry and felted characters, all created by local artists who call Moapa Valley […]

Hot & Dusty Invitational Information

Call for artists- Second Annual Hot & Dusty Fine Art Show at Lost City Museum The Docent Council of the Lost City Museum seeks submissions for its second annual Hot & Dusty Fine Art Show this August 2020. This year, ten artists will be selected from emailed applications. This years’ theme is the beauty of […]

Lost City Museum prepares for 85th anniversary celebration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2020 Contact: Guy Clifton, (775) 687-0646 gclifton@travelnevada.com   Lost City Museum prepares for 85th anniversary celebration OVERTON, Nevada – Lost City Museum will be celebrating two important anniversaries in March – the 95th anniversary of the Lost City Pageant of 1925 and the 85th anniversary of the grand opening of […]

Holiday Operating Hours

The Lost City Museum will be closed December 25th and January 1 for the holidays. The museum will also be closed at 1:00 p.m. on December 24th. Non holiday operating hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Lost City Museum, Air Force team for Native American Day

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2019 Contact: Guy Clifton, (775) 687-0646 gclifton@travelnevada.com   OVERTON, Nevada – Cultures live and dance during Native American Heritage month at Lost City Museum – a museum that literally sits atop an Ancestral Puebloan archaeological site. On Saturday, Nov. 16, the museum is hosting Native American Day from 10 a.m. […]

Museums’ school transportation reimbursement program resumes

Museums’ school transportation reimbursement program resumes CARSON CITY, Nevada – A pilot program from the 2017 Legislature designed to help Nevada schools cover the cost of transporting students to any of the seven state museums was successful enough in its first two years to emerge from the 2019 Legislature with at least two more years […]