Selected one of the “Top 10 True Western Towns” by Truewest Magazine in 2019. Tour the Tonopah Historic Mining Park, 113 acres of the original Jim Butler mining claims, venture inside original mining structures, and look down mine shafts over a thousand feet deep to get a glimpse of mining at the turn of the 20th Century. The Central Nevada Museum presents Tonopah’s history from Mining to Military and beyond. “USA Today” rated Tonopah’s night skies as the “#1 Stargazing Destination in the US”. Experience miles of off-road trails in any direction.