Reno Things to Do

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  • 1. National Automobile Museum

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    the good old cars to the 50's to 70's is housed in the Third and Last Gallery of the National Car Museum. This is where you can find the fast and fabulous gas guzzlers of the period like the various...

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  • 2. Circus Circus Casino

    more pictures of our stay at Circus Circus casino our hotel and a popular joint here in reno. If you want a casino that besides having your usual gaming tables and slot machines and betting...

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  • 3. Lake Tahoe

    it's just a 50 minute drive away Crystal Bay and Incline Village offers a variety of Lodges and Inns facing the Northern Shore of Lake Tahoe at the Crystal Bay Area for some private time or some...

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  • 4. Peppermill Casino

    It's a 24-hour world of gaming excitement, from the shimmering chandeliers and vibrant lighting to the lush, tropical alcoves & hideaways. **** GREAT NEON SIGNS EVERYWHERE **** We were welcomed by...

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  • 5. Eldorado's Shows

    Spectra was a show we saw when visiting Reno. It was not bad, but not great. Although, they have many other types of entertainment venues to enjoy nowdays....

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  • 6. Eldorado's Fountain of Fortune

    This fountain is located between the Silver Legacy and Eldorado Casino. The plaque reads: Eldorado's Fountain of Fortune was designed by world famous Tournament...

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  • 7. V & T 1869-1950 Terminus Part 1

    Reno was the north terminus of the Virginia and Truckee RR built by Comstock bonanza kings, the Reno-Cardon City link was built in 1871-72, connecting to...

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  • 8. Amtrak Station Historical Photographs

    Part 2 of the V & T TerminusThese wonderful photo's are in the new section of the Amtrak Station attached to the historical 1926 building. There are some on the...

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  • 9. Old Silver Mining Rig

    Located inside the Silver Legacy Hotel Casino within a 180-foot-high dome measuring 75,000 square feet is a huge centerpiece to this casino, a 130 foot towering...

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  • 10. The First United Methodist Church of Reno 1926

    This is the oldest church in Reno, when the first meeting took place at a school in 1868 organized by Thomas McGrath, a Methodist Reverend. In 1871 the church...

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  • 11. Riverwalk Fountains

    Along the Truckee Riverwalk, are some fountains called the "Creatures of Nevada" sculptures by artist John Batttenberg. They are fabulous, but sadly some of...

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  • 12. Site of Nevada's First Public Library

    The first marker reads: In 1895, Washoe County District Attorney, Frank H. Norcross, later a Chief Justice of the Nevada Supreme Court and a Federal Judge,...

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  • 13. Pioneer Statue

    This statue is located in the right corner of the Pioneer Plaza near Virginia Street.It is dedicated to:William E. PriceStatue Donor1874-1937A friend to all...

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  • 14. Pioneer Theatre Auditorium

    Whenever we go, we like to explore on foot because you never know what you may find. This plaza with a very interesting 1960s shaped building caught our eye so...

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  • 15. Night Club Mural

    This mural is located on a building called the Babylon Night Club. Painted by Joe C. Rock who has painted many murals all over Reno. I like it because it is...

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  • 16. Murals~Circus Circus Casino

    These murals are located on the outside Circus Circus Casino wall facing Virginia Street and were inspired by a 24 hour Mural Marathon that took place in 2014....

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  • 17. Harrahs Celebrity Handprints

    Located on Harrah's Hotel and Casino are celebrity handprints that decorate the wall of this establishment. We wondered over hear looking for a place to eat and...

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  • 18. Street Vibrations Motorcycle Fall Rally

    Every year they have a venue called "Street Vibrations". We happened to be visiting Reno during one of these events. Sadly it was not the best weather for a...

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  • 19. Reno Arch

    The original 1926 Reno Arch was not built to celebrate gambling, but to celebrate the automobile and how it revolutionized travel, especially for Nevada and...

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  • 20. Reno's Beginning

    Along the Riverwalk in Reno, you will find these historical board or plaques explaining the interesting history of the area. I enjoy them and if you know me, I...

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  • 21. Blarney Stone

    After doing some research, this is not a real Blarney Stone. Mr. Fitzgerald thought up the idea to get gamblers into his casino. I thought is was strange to...

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  • 22. People thought I was crazy.~Alice Ramsey Mural

    In 1909, twenty-two year old Alice Ramsey became the first woman to drive across United States in an automobile. She and her three female companions are...

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  • 23. Spanish-American War Memorial 1898-1899

    Dedicated to Nevada First Cavalry VolunteersIn 1908, the Reno Red Cross Society and the Woman's Christian Temperance Union gave to the City of Reno, a public...

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  • 24. Major General Jesse Lee Reno

    Lake's Crossing, a growing community along the Truckee River in Northern Nevada, was parceled into a proper town site by the Central Pacific Railroad. The...

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  • 25. Reno Air Races

    Not sure if they will have these ever again since the tragic accident in 2011 and God Bless all those families who lost their loved ones. In Reno is where they...

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