The Sparks Museum & Cultural Center held its first fundraiser in the “Building Steam” campaign on June 25. Local artist and museum board member Candace Nicol Garlock screen printed T-shirts with custom steampunk designs created by TMCC graphic communications students, more »
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Are you itching for baseball season? The Sparks Heritage Museum has your right field tickets for the August 27 Reno Aces vs. Memphis Redbirds game at 7:05 p.m. Tickets cost $12, and a portion of the proceeds benefit the museum. more »
Last Chance Joe is finally at his new resting home in front of the museum. Here are some pictures of the move. Be sure to check out the video though of the move! Last Chance Joe from AbbottOgraphy on Vimeo. more »
Sparks on USA today!
In recognition of Nevada’s sesquicentennial, the Sparks Museum & Cultural Center presents Sparks Celebrates Nevada featuring Sparks’ four significant industries: the railroad, mining, agriculture and gaming. This year, 2014 Nevada is celebrating its sesquicentennial–150 years of statehood. Until the discovery more »
Come down and check out our newest art exhibit upstairs above the museum.
SPARKS MUSEUM & CULTURAL CENTER TO PARTICIPATE IN BLUE STAR MUSEUMS The Sparks Museum is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families this summer in collaboration with the National more »
Special thanks to Granite Construction (Brian and Jake) that moved the buggy. Thanks to Diane and Phil moved the train. Kim and Ken at the Airport for your coordination. As well as Adam Mayberry for paving the road for this more »