Virginia City (Nevada)

C Street

Virginia City is a small town south of Reno on highway 341, in Storey County, Western Nevada.


Virginia city is a small town of about 1,000 residents that has managed to maintain much of its 19th century "Old-West" feel. It is the nation's largest National Historic Landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Get in

Take highway 395 south out of Reno and continue on to 341 south over the Geiger Grade.

Get around

Most everything is on C Street, which is the main street through town. It is easy to walk from one end to the other in less than an hour.




There are lots of gift shops on C Street. The quality ranges from good to garbage.


At the Saloons


Outdoor consumption of alcohol is tolerated.


Go next

This article is issued from Wikivoyage - version of the Wednesday, May 20, 2015. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.