Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe Museum and Visitor Center is at 709 State St. The small museum, inspired by and built to resemble a kiva, offers displays related to the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe's history and culture. Traditional bead- and basketwork, arrowheads, tufa rocks and horse fossils are among the items in the collection. Permits for boating, camping, fishing and day use at the lake (6 miles north of the museum) are available for purchase.
Mon.-Sat. 10-4:30, Apr.-Oct.; Mon.-Fri. 10-4:30, rest of year. Closed major holidays as well as third Fri. in May, fourth Fri. in Sept., last Fri. in Oct. and fourth Fri. in Nov. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 20 minutes minimum.