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Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe Museum & Visitors Center

709 State Street, Nixon, NV 89424
+1 775-574-1088
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Nice collection of artifacts

Friendly staff give you a warm welcome. Nice multi-purpose building with art work, fossils... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard B
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Perfect Paiute Place

Native American co-worker introduced me to the Reservation, Paiute culture, and this museum - where... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2016
Naples, Florida
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2 weeks ago
“Nice collection of artifacts”
13 Oct 2016
“Perfect Paiute Place”
709 State Street, Nixon, NV 89424
+1 775-574-1088
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff give you a warm welcome. Nice multi-purpose building with art work, fossils, history, and artifacts. Clean restrooms.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Native American co-worker introduced me to the Reservation, Paiute culture, and this museum - where her mother works. It was unique and fascinating experience! The museum includes history, artifacts, film, and small gift shop. Recommend to anyone visiting the Pyramid Lake area (free admission).

Thank Diedra34108
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Our first trip to Pyramid Lake, recommended by a friend. The museum is small but very informative with ancient and contemporary artifacts, photographs, several videos, and a gift shop, We especially liked the totem pole for veterans with each war, from the early Indian Wars,...More

Thank bilsue
Reviewed 3 August 2016

There is lots of interesting Native American history and artifacts displayed here. Some handmade items are for sale made by the Paiute Indians. We enjoyed stopping!

Thank Cherie P
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Lots of interesting Indian history here, so if you're into that sort of thing, you'll probably like this smaller sized museum. You can't miss it if you're on your way to Pyramid Lake.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Located about 50 miles north of Reno (1 hour driving time). Take I-80 East to exit 43, then NE entering Wadsworth town, and left onto Nevada Highway 447 into Nixon, Nevada. The Visitor Center is near the intersection of Nevada 447 and 446. The Center...More

Thank etweeden
Reviewed 15 July 2015

How the Paiute tribe, Pyramid Lake, indigenous fish and other wildlife evolved: A different looking building and lots to learn about the Native Community and Area,

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I recommend stopping by to get a little taste of Pyramid Lake Paiute culture. They have a scavenger hunt where you can learn a little Paiute along the way. Excellent place to stop and visit, go see Big Foot and Little Foot in the backyard...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 22 January 2015

We very much enjoyed visiting the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe Museum and Visitor Center. This museum had a good variety of Native American items, baskets, and amazing art work. It was so interesting to learn more about the Paiute tribe. The architecture of the visitor...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 31 March 2014

The museum building is striking with creative and appropriate architecture. The speaker engaged for our trip was an elder who spoke on point for the better part of an hour then started to ramble. We learned some of the history of the area and the...More

Thank nydolly
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