Top things to do

Top Choice Brewery in Tonopah

Tonopah Brewing Company

If this smart craft brewery is an indicator of things to come, we predict the future is looking bright for tourism in Tonopah. Be sure to stop in for a pint of local brew and some kick-ass country barbecue in a mode…
Ghost Town in Tonopah


Goldfield became Nevada's biggest boomtown after gold was struck here in 1902. Much of the town was destroyed by a fire in 1923, but a few precious historic structures survive today, including the Goldfield Hotel, a…
Museum in Tonopah

Central Nevada Museum

The Central Nevada Museum has a good collection of Shoshone baskets, early photographs, mining relics and morticians' instruments housed in a variety of interesting and historic buildings.
Historic Site in Tonopah

Tonopah Historic Mining Park

This niche site encompasses areas that belonged to four of Tonopah's original mining companies, spread out over 100 acres. Walking tours come highly recommended and might include the exploration of an underground tu…
Mexican in Tonopah

El Marques Restaurant

Icy cold margaritas are a great way to cool down after a day in the desert sun. Follow them with old-school Mexican favorites (tacos, enchiladas, fajitas, chimichangas, burritos) accompanied by homemade guacamole, s…
Bar in Tonopah

Santa Fe Saloon

Although widely regarded as a ghost town by the outside world and at first glances appearing to be so, Goldfield does have a small resident community who still frequent the rough-and-tumble Santa Fe Saloon.