Carson City historical markers: an interactive guide
This is the ultimate Carson City historical guide for the 26 historical markers located in the Capital.
Did you know there are 26 Carson City historical markers? In total, there are 266 historical markers scattered throughout Nevada. We hunted down the location of all 26 of Carson City’s markers.
The steel, blue state-shaped signs are easily missed along the roadside. But what many locals don’t realize is that those markers are standing in places where history occurred, with descriptions engraved on the plates.
We produced this interactive guide full of photos and descriptions behind the significance of each marker in Carson City. For those who prefer to use a GPS to get to places, we’ve provided specific directions and visuals of where you can find them.
Whether you explore on the road or from home, this map embracing our local history will give you an adventure.