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Visit the Fourth Ward School Museum


Regular Season Hours:

The Museum & Gift Shop ia open to the general public for our Regular Season from Spring through Fall. Visiting hours during the Regular Season are: Open Daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Winter Hours
The Museum & Gift Shop are open to the public for the Winter Season on Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. from November 1st through December 22nd.

Note: Winter hours are weather permitting. If it is snowing, please call ahead on the day of your visit to make sure we are open: (775) 847-0975.

Winter Recess:
The Museum & Gift Shop will closed from the end of December 2024 through early Spring 2025. 

For all updates, we invite you to follow us on Facebook and Instagram as we highlight the remarkable history of the Comstock and the Historic Fourth Ward School.

If you need to reach us, please call (775) 847-0975 and leave a voicemail message.


The Historic Fourth Ward School Museum is operated by a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.
Your paid admission helps support “The Last One Standing”.

General Admission

    • Adults (Age 17 and Older): $7.00
    • Current Fourth Ward School Museum Members: Free
    • Children (Age 6 to 16 years): $3.00
    • Children (Age 5 Years and Younger): Free
    • Blue Star Museum: Free for active military with current ID

School Rules

    • Food, drinks, and gum are prohibited.
    • Only pencils may be used in the galleries, the use of pens and markers is prohibited.
    • Flash photography is allowed in the Museum for personal use only.
    • Please respect the experience of other Museum visitors and step outside of the museum if you need to use your cell phone.
    • Please follow the instructions of Museum staff and docents.
    • The Museum reserves the right to refuse or dismiss any group for misconduct.