Virginia City was the richest city in the world from the1860s to 1880s. About 20 billion dollars (in today's values) came from its mines.

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Maps and Visitor Information

It’s Easy to Get Here, and Even Easier to Time-travel!

Virginia City is located a short 30-minute drive from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport. Once you’re here, you'll find it's easy to take that trip back in time. Contact the Virginia City Tourism Commission for in-depth details on how to relive this storied past. We’ll help point you in the right direction.

PHONE: (775) 847-7500
FAX: (775) 847-7507

Tours and Shuttles

Amador Stage Lines - For Large Groups


Sierra Comstock Tours

Once you arrive, use the below map to get around town.

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Lost & Found:  If you lost an item during your visit to Virginia City, please click HERE