113 acres of mining history! See the original mines, equipment, and artifacts that built Tonopah – the Queen of the Silver Camps. The Mining Park is filled with dramatic views, 500ft drops, and illuminated mineshafts.
The Mizpah Hotel was built in 1907 and has been restored to its former grandeur. You might meet one of their resident ghosts, the Lady in Red! The Mizpah is part of Tonopah’s historic downtown – take a walk and visit the historic buildings, bars, unique shops, and restaurants.
Tonopah was rated the #1 Stargazing Destination in America by USA Today. With some of the darkest night skies in the nation, you can see over 7,000 stars, including the Milky Way. Just look up! No telescope necessary!
TOWN OF TONOPAH
140 S Main Street, Tonopah, NV 89049
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The Nevada State Mining Championships are held every Memorial Day Weekend over Jim Butler Days in Tonopah, Nevada. This is the story of how the hard task of drilling became an entertainment and competitive event!