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nevada STATE RAILROAD MUSEUMS East Ely Railroad Depot Museum A step into the East Ely Railroad Depot Museum is a step back in time. It is located within one of the nation’s most complete historic railroad yards. The East Ely Railroad Depot Museum is a lasting tribute to the area’s proud railroad and mining heritage. The M O R E I N F O R M AT I O N museum experience focuses on the important role of the Nevada Northern Railway during a massive mining and Walk through waiting rooms, baggage storage, and offices East Ely Railroad Depot Museum used by one of the nation’s most important railroads. 1100 Avenue A, Ely, Nevada 89301 The depot has been restored to its 1907 appearance, Phone: (775) 289-1663 including original furniture and “state-of-the-art” Fax: (775) 289-1664 office equipment such as a typewriter and an original Admission fee charged mimeograph machine. Children 17 and under free • Museum members free Researchers find the museum’s vast document collection Call for current hours a great help, which contains thousands of documents ranging from payroll ledgers to original right-of-way maps that represent the history of the Nevada Northern Railway. NEXT STOP, NEVADA C I R CA 19 0 0 Nevada State Railroad Museum, Carson City 2180 South Carson St., Carson City, Nevada 89701 Phone: (775) 687-6953 Fax: (775) 687-8294 Admission fee charged Children 17 and under free • Museum members free Call for current hours and train schedule Nevada State Railroad Museum, Boulder City 601 Yucca St., Boulder City, Nevada 89005 Phone: (702) 486-5933 Fax: (702) 486-5901 Call for current hours, train schedule and fares Visit our websites at and 800.NEVADA.8 Nevada Department of Tourism and Cultural Affairs 2010 2000 1990 1980 1970 1960 1950 1940 1930 1920 of the 20th century. 1910 1900 transportation boom in eastern Nevada at the beginning

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