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Central Nevada Museum, Tonopah, Nevada
Features the history of central Nevada with displays emphasizing the mining industry; extensive research library. Information: 775 482-9676; Fax 775 482-5423 or Logan Field Rd., P.O. Box 326, Tonopah 89049. Hours: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 
p.m., daily (Apr.-Sep.); 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., Mon.-Sat. (Oct.-Mar.). Season: Year-round.  Admission: Donation. 

Tonopah Mining Park, Tonopah, Nevada
One-hour tour of the site of Jim Butler's original mining claim that helped make Tonopah the "Queen of the Silver Camps" plus surrounding mines. Information: 775 482-9676; Fax 775 482-5423 or P.O. Box 965, Tonopah 89049. Hours: Tour-10:30 a.m., daily. Season: Year-round.  Admission: Donation.

Goldfield Historic Equipment Park, Goldfield, Nevada
Self-guided tour of a collection of military equipment from WWII, including aircraft engines, propeller blades and other aircraft parts, and other items from the local area.  Located on U.S. Hwy. 95, adjacent to the Goldfield Library.  Information: 775 485-6365; Fax 485-3542 or P.O. Box 219, Goldfield 89013.

Maturango Museum, Ridgecrest, California
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Pahrump Valley Speedway, Pahrump, Nevada
Information: 775-727-7172 ;  PO Box 5708, Pahrump NV 89041

Amargosa Racing Association Sand Drags, Amargosa Valley, Nevada
Information:  775 372-5658 

In Death Valley
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Longstreet Inn Golf Course, Amargosa Valley, Nevada
Furnace Creek Golf Course, Furnace Creek, California
Calvada Valley Golf and Country Club, Pahrump, Nevada

Pioneer Territory Wagon Tours in Ash Meadows, Amargosa Valley, Nevada
Day and overnight horseback and wagon tours with nature walks and hiking in a national wildlife refuge. Information:702 241-5384


Death Valley 49er's

Bonnie Springs Ranch / Old Nevada (Highway 159 between Pahrump and Las Vegas)

Cathedral Canyon

Nevada Historical Markers in Nye County

Nevada Historical Markers in Esmeralda County

Scotty's Castle, Death Valley
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Pahrump Valley Vineyards, Pahrump, Nevada
Visitors enjoy free tours, tasting and a gourmet restaurant.  Information:775 727-6900; 800-368-WINE; Fax 775 727-9533 or 3810 Winery Rd., Pahrump NV 89048. Hours: 10:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m., daily. Season:  Year-round. Admission: None.

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775 372-1034        FAX  775 372-1234         P.O. Box 96  Amargosa Valley  NV  89020
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