In 1926, with the completion of the Lincoln Highway, city fathers wanted something that would make Reno stand out in the ... More
Old Reno Arch
In 1926, with the completion of the Lincoln Highway, city fathers wanted something that would make Reno stand out in the minds of those who visited the city. So the Reno arch was erected. In 1964, it came down and was banished to the scrap yard for a while. Since that time, the old arch has been moved to different spots in the city before finally finding a permanent home on Lake Street near the National Automobile Museum . Not as glitzy as the newer signs that have followed it, the old arch was a modern marvel that welcomed the likes of movie stars, politicians and divorcees to our fair city.
This beautifully landscaped area is one of Reno's premier parks. The Great Reno Balloon Race and "Reno Celebrates America", a
fireworks show on the fourth of July, are a couple of the major events taking place here. On the ...
A quaint old fashioned wedding chapel in the heart of downtown is only a few steps from the Washoe County
Courthouse. The chapel is adorned with candelabras and flowers and each pew is elegantly decorated with satin bows. This ...
This park has something for everyone. You can find several interconnecting lakes in this beautiful, tree lined park. There is
no better way to spend an afternoon than strolling through the City of Reno Municipal Rose Garden. Smell the ...