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Crescent Dunes Solar Project
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Crescent Dunes Solar Project

The two most notable symbols of modern Tonopah are the 110-year-old Mizpah Hotel and the 640-foot concrete tower at the Crescent Dunes solar project a few miles north of town, the first of its kind in the world. It can produce more than twice as much net annual output (megawatt hours) as any other currently available solar technology. On the long grade up to Tonopah from Miller’s you’ll see it off to the ...
The Mizpah Hotel
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The Mizpah Hotel

The Mizpah was built at the height of the Tonopah boom. It had 76 guest rooms and suites (some with common baths), steam heat, the first electric elevator west of the Mississippi, a fine ...
Central Nevada Museum
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Central Nevada Museum

The Central Nevada Museum occupies a unique place in the retelling of the annals of the West. The famous, not so famous, and infamous, all left their mark in central Nevada: film mogul and ...
Tonopah Historic Mining Park
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Tonopah Historic Mining Park

The Tonopah Historic Mining Park is located on the site of the original mining claims that started the rush to Tonopah, making it “Queen of the Silver Camps”.  Jim and Belle Butler’s strike ...
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