Nelson Museum Of The West

1714 Carey Avenue

The mission of the Nelson Museum of the West is to build an important collection of Military, Cowboy and Native American Artifacts, Western Art and Natural History Material, and to share this collection with the public in a way so as to educate them as to the history of the Old West.


Laurie Hansen

Monday, Nov. 27, 2017

Website says it’s open. Got there and there is a sign on the door closed November 1st until April????

Suzie Chamberlin

Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017

Best museum ever! So many actual artifacts!

Dad and the boys God

Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017

Always interesting Indian and Military items to view

Hayan Buergisser

Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017

Perfectly sized with excellent and immaculate exhibit s.

Ryan Gardner

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016

Easily five stars! Three floors and multiple rooms of western artifacts, art, and other really interesting wildlife. Plenty to see and learn about. Thanks Nelson family!