Blue Star Museums National Program

May 25, 2015 to Sep 7, 2015

This program runs from the Memorial Day Holiday through the Labor Day Holiday. Free admission for all active duty military personnel and their families.

New Exhibit: Space Mobiles: Rockets and Rovers to Cars on Mars

Jun 15, 2015 to Apr 11, 2016

June 15, 2015 - April 11, 2016 Americans have always been a people on the move, seeking to explore new frontiers. From Lewis and Clark to Conestoga wagons, Americans continually reach outward and upward - relying on vehicles and ingenuity to carry them further, including into space.

Science Saturday-Cars on Mars!

Sep 12, 2015

9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

AARP Driver Safety Program

Sep 22, 2015

1-5 p.m.


Refresher course for drivers age 50 years and older that qualifies for auto insurance discounts for those 55 and older.  $14 per person and $12 for AARP members.  For reservations:  (775) 786-3509 or

Science Saturday-Tricorders and Telesurgery

Oct 10, 2015

9:30 a.m to 1:30 p.m.

Learn about Mobile Medicine in the Space Age! Acquire more information at

Trick or Treat in the Streets of the Museum!

Oct 31, 2015

4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Family Halloween fun with candy stations and games.  Magic shows by Justin Meitz will be in the Museum Theatre!  Special admission $2 per person.

Science Saturday-Saturn V to Star Trek!

Nov 14, 2015

9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Come to the Museum to learn about Science Fact and Fiction in Space Exploration! Acquire more information at

Science Saturday-Christmas in Space!

Dec 12, 2015

From the star on your tree to the galaxy, come explore Christmas in space! More information to come! Pre-register at