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Reno - Nevada Historical Society Programs & Exhibits

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Jan 25, 2013 - Sep 28, 2013

Permanent Gallery - Open 10am to 5pm

The gallery is broken into two sections focusing upon the State's History. The first is called Nevada: Prisms & Perspectives, broken into five crucial stories about life in the Silver State, but all five are intimately related to each other. The second section is called Biggest Little City in the World, that focuses upon Reno's fasinating history.

Changing Gallery - Open 10am to 5pm

Society Exhibition Schedule:

End Times Photography Exhibition
Dr. Lee Brumbaugh

June 22, 2012 - October 13, 2012

The show has been extended through for our upcoming Grosh Brothers event on Saturday, October 13th, 2012. A fun exhibit looking at the end of the world through the eyes of our photography curator, Lee Brumbaugh.  The Society invites you to a free reception event at the Society.

Eric Holland
Frederick Delongchamps Art and Architecture
December 21, 2012 - February 23, 2013
This exhibit will be focusing upon the architectural buildings created by Frederick Delongchamps. Eric has created beautiful plein-air oil paintings of many of Delongchamps buildings in Nevada and California. The exhibit will include many photographs and copies of his architectural drawings.

The Many Faces of George Washington
A Mount Vernon Exhibition
March 4, 2013 - June 3, 2013

The Society is honored to be the Nevada stop for this national exhibition on our founding father, George Washington. This exhibition was created by Mount Vernon and is at the Society has the host for the George Washington Nevada Teaching Ambassador's Program. More information will be posted soon.

Lady Jill Mueller
Nevada and Great Basin Artwork
June 21, 2013 - September 28, 2013

The Society invites you to a free reception event at the Society. There will be refreshments and free admission to the galleries. The reception is scheduled for June 21, 2013 from 5:00-7:30pm. Make sure to stop by during the reception and meet local artist, Lady Jill Mueller.

This exhibit will be focusing upon the beautiful Nevada landscape and the breathtaking Great Basin National Park.

Location: 1650 North Virginia Street, Reno
Hours:  Museum - Wednesday - Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Library - Wednesday - Saturday, Noon to 4 p.m.
Fees:
Adults...$4.00
Members...free
Children...free
(17 years and younger)

More Information

http://museums.nevadaculture.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=446&Itemid=401

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