Nevada State Railroad Museum offers Easter-themed activities |

Nevada State Railroad Museum offers Easter-themed activities

Nevada Appeal staff report
Youngsters participate in a Easter Egg hunt at the inaugural Egg-stra Special Express” at the Nevada State Railroad Museum in Carson City in 2018.
Photo by Cristol Digangi/Nevada State Railroad Musuem

Rides on the Edwards Motor Car and egg hunts, photos with the Easter Bunny and other activities for children highlight the Nevada State Railroad Museum’s second annual “Egg-stra Special Express,” April 21-22.

Festivities both days start at 10 a.m. with rides aboard the 1926 Edwards Motor Car.

Museum admission is $6 for adults; free for children 17 and younger. Motor car prices are $4 for ages 12 and older; $2 for children 4-11 and free for children 3 and younger.

The outdoor Easter egg hunts, held in the park at the Railroad Museum, are free and are divided by age groups. At 11 a.m., ages 1-4 participate (one adult per child is allowed in the egg area); while children 5 and older start their egg hunt at 1 p.m.

Story time activities take place inside the Jacobsen Interpretive Center at the museum with sessions at noon and 2 p.m.

Storytime Photography will be offering printed photos with the Easter Bunny for $10.

Art activities for youngsters are available in the museum all day long.