Nevada Historical Society Exhibit Showcases Photography of Longtime Curator Lee Brumbaugh

Lee Brumbaugh

The Nevada Historical Society is honoring its late longtime photo curator, Lee Brumbaugh, in the best way it can – with a retrospective of his work.

Brumbaugh was the curator of photography at the Nevada Historical Society from 1996 to 2018. He died in 2019. The exhibition will be in place through February 2020.

“A Retrospective: Nevada Behind the Lens” will showcase select framed images from four of Brumbaugh’s completed exhibitions; highlighting Nevada’s beauty, natural and altered. The exhibition will also display select personal items that show his passion for turquoise and photography. Continue reading

Here’s What’s Coming to the Wilbur May Center in 2020

2020 Happy New Year

Thank you so much for all your support in 2019! We had an amazing year of exhibits and programs. But, just wait until you see what we have in store for 2020! It’s going to be the best year yet at the May Center! A very Happy New New Year
from all of us at the Wilbur May Center!

coming soon:

The Animation Academy


Take a behind-the-scenes look into the making of your favorite animated shows and movies! This fun and interactive exhibition explores the history of animation and lets you try your hand at creating art too!

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Dragon Lights


Dragon Lights returns! You don’t want to miss this amazing exhibition of illuminated lantern displays, live performances, food, and more! Details and ticket information to be announced.

…and much more coming in 2020!
Stay tuned!