Twelve of Virginia City’s museums are waiving their admission the first Friday of each month through October.

Visitors can begin at the Virginia City Visitors Center and pick up a map and museum pass, which grants access to the museums for free and includes a 10-percent discount on a meal at the Mustang Ranch Steakhouse in Virginia City.

When is it again?

  • First Friday of each month, May through October
  • Remaining 2016 dates are June 3, July 1, Aug. 5, Sept. 2 and Oct. 7

Where does the pass work?

Participating Virginia City, Nevada museums include:

  • Comstock History Center
  • Historic Fourth Ward School and Archives
  • Julia Bulette Red Light Museum (adults 18 and older)
  • Saint Mary in the Mountains Catholic Church & Museum
  • Silver Terrace Cemeteries
  • Storey County Courthouse
  • LEC #1 Comstock Firemen's Museum
  • The Mackay Mansion
  • The Washoe Club Haunted Museum
  • The Way It Was Museum
  • Piper's Opera House
  • St. Mary's Art Center
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