Northeastern Nevada Museum
1515 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775 738-3418 X152
Fax: 775 778-9318
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Hours of OperationTuesday through Staurday 9-5 and Sunday from 1-5
The Museum is closed on Mondays.
Northeastern Nevada Historical Society Mission Statement:
Northeastern Nevada Historical Society is dedicated to the preservation of the heritage, culture, and natural history of northeastern Nevada. Our ongoing goals are to establish a western art center and nourish the western culture that exists in northeastern Nevada through art and education. To accomplish this, the society maintains the Northeastern Nevada Museum in Elko, Nevada, and supports all its activities or preservation, exhibition, storage, maintenance, and education.
In order to achieve the Historical Societyís mission, the Museum has adopted the following policies:
To provide a Museum the community feels proud of and is involved in.
To work with community businesses, educational facilities, and other organizations to display, protect and promote the regionís historic past.
To acquire items that help develop the Museumís collections for the benefit of the region, its residents and visitors.
To use and display the Museumís collections for the benefit of the region, its residents and visitors.
To preserve and maintain the Museumís collections for the benefit of future generations.
To operate a stable, consistent and professional organization within the mission statement of the Historical Society and Museum.