Nevada State Railroad Museum celebrating Fourth of July with rides, exhibits
The Nevada State Railroad Museum is kicking off the Fourth of July weekend with train rides and exhibits on Saturday. Then, Sunday and Monday, the museum will celebrate with a parade of trains at 9 a.m.
The famous 1875 Inyo steam locomotive and the Glenbrook will do demonstration runs and the historic 1910 McKeen Car and V&T Locomotive No. 25 will be in service for passengers and for a photographer’s delight from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Guests can purchase museum admission and single train ride tickets. For those who want the full-day experience, the museum offers an all-day pass with unlimited rides. The Warren Engine Co. will offer traditional holiday food and non-alcoholic beverages for sale during the festivities.
Wristbands for unlimited rides and admission are $15 for adults, $10 for members, $5 for ages 4-17 and free for children 3 and younger. Regular museum admission is $6 for adults and free for members or those 17 and younger. One train ride is $8 for adults, $4 for ages 4-11 and free for children 3 and younger.
For more information, call 775-687-6953.