Carson City is Alive with Attractions and Activity!

Carson City and the surrounding area offers visitors a plethora of activities and attractions to enjoy. Whether you are an outdoor enthusiast or a history buff, there is exciting activity waiting for you right around the corner. Some of the most popular are:

The Nevada State Museum

Located a short walk from the Carson Tahoe Hotel, the museum provides interesting a look into a ghost town, a large Columbian Mammoth, a walk-thru mine and much, much more.

600 North Carson Ct.
Carson City, NV


Children’s Museum
A play-based learning museum, the Children’s Museum encourages children to learn through fun interactive exhibits. Learn to count by play in a grocery store or visit the TV green room and learn about weather.

813 N Carson St.
Carson City, NV


Nevada State Railroad Museum
Famous rail equipment of the Comstock era is on hand for visitors to see and ride. Select days, electric rail cars and steam locomotives run the tracks. Be sure to check the Timetable at:

2180 S. Carson St.
Carson City, NV


Virginia City

Visitors from around the world come to historic Virginia City to take a glimpse into the past of the famous Comstock. Just minutes from the Carson Tahoe Hotel, visitors can explore the working V & T Railroad, tour mansions, shop, eat and drink in Old West saloons.

Lake Tahoe

Beautiful Lake Tahoe is just minutes from Carson City and offers visitors world-class ski resorts, year-round outdoor activities, gaming and so much more. It is a must see on your visit to Carson City.

For a more comprehensive list of activities and events, please click on Visit Carson City.