Upcoming Events at Humboldt Museum:


Humboldt Museum

Time Capsule Internment


1:00 PM Saturday, May 13, 2017 






In celebration of Humboldt Museum’s 40th anniversary of its grand opening, in recognition of the City of Winnemucca’s incorporation centennial, and in memory of former museum administrator, Pansilee Larson, a time capsule will be placed under a viewing plaza currently being constructed adjacent to the museum’s new parking lot. 


During this event, children will have the opportunity to decorate a miniature terracotta pot for planting pansy seeds in.


            Food will be offered by Port of Subs. 








      Humboldt Museum’s grand opening was held Friday, May 13, 1977-- 40 years ago!


The Nevada Secretary of State officially recognized the incorporation of the City of Winnemucca on October 4, 1917.  Incorporation established a recognized city government.



Pansilee Larson

(12/3/1924 – 2/23/2017) 

Mrs. Larson, a 3rd generation Nevadan, served North Central Nevada Historical Society

and Humboldt Museum for over 35 years.




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