RENO, NV - The Carson City Mint Coin Show and Fair is coming to the Nevada State Museum and Carson Nugget on August 23 and 24, 2013.
The two-day event will have dealers at the Carson Nugget who buy, sell, trade, and offer free appraisals of coins.
Attendees can hear about the coin grading process, discover the history of the Carson City Mint, Lincoln penny and Civil War tokens, or join their child and pan for gold.
During this time, the museum will prepare a Nevada 150th birthday exhibit.
One admission ticket, $4, will provide guests will all-day access to both Carson Nugget and the museum for half-price.
Admission for members of the museum and those who are 17 and younger is free.
On August 23, the event will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; on August 24, the event will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The museum is at 600 N. Carson St. and the Nugget ballroom is at 507 N. Carson St.