For a small area, Reno has a wide variety of museums that can rival any larger city. Spread from Reno to Sparks to Carson City and up into Virginia City, these 10Best museums will give you a better insight into the history of this Wild West area. Starting in Downtown Reno, visit the contemporary and award-winning Nevada Museum of Art. This stylish museum features various art and interactive exhibits from world renowned artists. You can get some of the best views of the city from the the top of the NMA as well. If you have children with you, be sure to take them to The Discovery (Terry Lee Wells Discovery Museum), also in Downtown Reno. The interactive exhibits and three-story cloud climber will keep them busy for hours. For some out of the city trips, visit the Fourth Ward School in Virginia City and fun and interactive Nevada State Museum in Carson City.
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