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Jan 18, 2014 - Feb 16, 2014
Fireworks Express Train - Saturday, Jan. 18
As part of the White Pine Fire & Ice Festival, Nevada Northern Railway offers an evening ride on the steam train with fireworks from the moving vessel! The views of the snowy surroundings as the colorful fireworks light up the sky is spectacular! Stay warm as you watch from the heated coach cars. Advance tickets are recommended. $32 adult / $16 (ages 4-12) / under 3 ride free. More information here.
Winter Photoshoot - February 7-9 and February 14-16
Wintertime in Ely offers photographers natural backdrops that change quickly due to weather, making for dramatic images. This is a rare opportunity to participate and learn about heritage railroading and to be mentored by one of the finest rail photographers in the nation, Steve Crise. Read more here.
Special Event Trains take about 2½ hours and includes a walking tour of the complex. Regular train rides available April through December. Museum open Sundays 8-4, Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays 8-5.
Reservations are suggested for these much-in-demand trips. Call the museum toll free at 1-866-40STEAM (or 775-289-2085) or order online.
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Fleischmann Planetarium Hosts Fulldome Planetarium shows
Fleischmann Planetarium hosts a steller linup of fulldome planetarium shows through March 27, 2014.View details
“Exploding Universe,” “Extreme Planets,” “Attack of Space Pirates,” “Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon” and more — many showing daily