The Story Of The Million Dollar Courthouse Tells Of The Ups And Downs Of A Nevada Mining Town

It’s amazing to think of ALL the amazing history that’s hiding underneath our noses wherever we find ourselves in the Silver State. You just never know what kind of places will turn out to have fascinating stories behind them, like the old Lincoln County Courthouse in the rough ‘n tumble town of Pioche, Nevada. First of all, it’s amazing that this historic courthouse is even still standing. However, it’s the story behind this building—often called the Million Dollar Courthouse—that makes it a must-visit destination for history enthusiasts. Stop by and check out this fascinating time capsule of Pioche history!

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Have you been to this historic courthouse in Pioche before? Tell us about your experience in the comments below. For another incredibly historic spot, check out The Town In Nevada That’s Home To More Than 40 Historic Buildings.

Address: Pioche, NV 89043, USA