Pyramid Lake Museum & Visitors Center

Top choice in Nevada

This friendly visitors center on the Pyramid Lake Paiute Reservation tells the dark, vital tale of how the area was colonized by white mountain men, miners and settlers, from the perspective of the colonized. Paiute arts and crafts and artifacts are on display, as well as taxidermy specimens of the region's fauna. Unmissable.

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1. Pyramid Lake

17.48 MILES

Pyramid Lake is a stunning standalone sight, with shores lined with beaches and eye-catching tufa formations. This piercingly blue expanse in an otherwise…