October 31, 1864
Happy Birthday Nevada!

Battle Born for 150 years

Today, why not celebrate Nevada's statehood by reading the Nevada Horoscope? Or, fan through Nevada's fascinating life via my Nevada Timeline?

Better yet ... do it in your favorite Halloween costume!
Happy Birthday, Nevada!




Welcome to Nevada Landmarks

The web's premiere source for Nevada history.

There are many ways of exploring Nevada and its historical markers! If you're new to this website, I recommend visiting My Website Primer before continuing on. There are several ways you can begin choosing markers below.

Nevada is a big place ... and so is this website. No worries. Navigation is easy and should you ever get lost just click on the banner above to get right back here!

Enjoy your trip across the Sagebrush Ocean!



  • Choose markers using the Marker List (by Number).
  • Choose markers by either Urban or Rural
  • Plan your marker hunting trip by highway on my Marker Roadtrips!
  • NEW! Plot your own routes and choose markers from my Statewide Marker Map!
  • Care to live a little? (And my personal favorite option!) Begin your marker hunting adventure across Nevada right now by choosing "Begin Marker Quest" above to view each marker one by one in numerical order! You can choose this option at any time throughout your visit.
  • ... Or you can begin by visiting each marker by county below!


Browse by County

Every county in Nevada is unique in and of itself ... and each of their historical markers speak for themselves. Explore the entire state of Nevada county by county with just a click of a button. (Psst ... you may be here for awhile!)
* You can also check out each county's stats during your visit by clicking "County Stats" *


Here's what you said ...

A good guide is essential for the marker hunter and the best one I've found is Nevada-Landmarks by Paul Sebesta of Carson City. When I say Sebesta's site is good, I mean extensive. You won't find another single source for more information about Nevada's history."
-- Stanley White, About.com Guide (About.com, Reno/Tahoe)

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